Overscaig House Hotel Overscaig House Hotel, North Highlands, Scotland


Sutherland offers cycling routes to suit all abilities. Ambling one track roads across moors and through forests as well as more mountainous routes for the adventurous.

The hotel sits in the middle of Sutherland and offers a great centre for touring. We have a secure store for bikes and a drying room for your clothing.

If you are interested in Mountain Biking why not visit Highland Wildcat Trails. Located in a superb coastal location adjacent to the East Sutherland village of Golspie, within an hour's drive of The Overscaig, the trails have been designed and constructed to the highest standards. Click here for their web-site.

Use the links below for more information on cycling and routes in Sutherland:

Forestry Trails

Active Scotland

CTC Scotland

Sustrans Routes Scotland

If you are considering cycling from Inverness you may be interested in the "Cycle Bus" that operates from Inverness to Durness. It operates from mid-May to the end of September, 6 days a week (also Sundays in July and August). The bus has facilities to carry 12 bikes on a fully enclosed trailer. It is operated by D&E Coaches who can be contacted for details through their web-site - http://www.decoaches.co.uk/