Witch's Trails open all year, plus blue & green XC descents
Gondola uplift for World Cup downhill & Red Giant, 10.15am-3.45pm, Sat 6 May - mid-Sep 2017.
TRACK CLOSURES FOR PLANNED MAINTENANCE & EVENTS 2017
Tracks can be also closed for unplanned maintenance and bad weather days, so please also check the Mountain Report before you travel.
- Green trail closed for maintenance [15/3/17]
Cour Loop - trail
- This route is signposted as a route through the forest, under the Scottish Outdoor Access Code. It is open and maintained (resurfaced 2016). Please note this trail is managed by Forestry Commission Scotland, rather than Nevis Range. [Updated 20/5/16]
Closures/info for events 2017 - in date order - PLEASE read to the end!
Sun 22 Jan - Athletics race
Small athletics race. Using trails, will be marshalled.
Sat 11 & Sun 12 March - Round of the Scottish Enduro Series
Practice on Sat and Event on Sunday. The Witch's Trails cross country trails in Leanachan forest are not closed to public. The timed Enduro Sections are marshalled and there'll be a map of these Sections at the main Nevis Range ticket office during the event. Non-competitor mountain bikers wanting to access these Sections should first speak to the event Marshalls at the particular Section starts, and the Marshals will let the riders through.t the riders through.t the riders through. [A route with the Sections is not made available before the event.]
Sat 29 April 2017- NoFuss 10 Under the Ben race
The event will use some sections of the Witch's Trails. Trails can be ridden by riders but be aware that the event is taking place. The route will be marshalled. The race route will not be made public until just before the event, and an event route map will be made available at NR Ticket Office. There's no effect on the gondola accessed Downhill or Red Giant. Pinemarten open late on the Saturday evening.
Mon 1 May, Sat 6 May - Scottish Six Day Trials (SSDT) - features at Nevis Range
Some trails (and the river at the far end of the carpark) will be used by the SSDT and will be marshalled
Sat 6 May - TRAIL DAY and Opening Day of gondola accessed trails
Uplift for Downhill and Red Giant XC opens for the summer season // demo with TBC // TBC Scottish Cycling Mini Downhill race // photographer onsite // BBQ // DJ.
Fri 12 May - Sun 14 May 2017 - BDS Downhill Race
In order for track preparation to take place, on Fri 12 the last uplift for the downhill track will be at TBC 2.45pm - please clear the track promptly, thank you, The downhill track will be completely closed for the race on Sat 13 and Sun 14 May. Red Giant remains open.
Mon 29 May - Sun 4 June 2017 - MTB World Cup
Downhill closed Mon 29 May - Sun 4 June. Red Giant closed Thurs 1 - Sun 4 June. Witch's Trails around the carpark closed Sat 3 - Sun 4 June. All trails reopen as soon as tracks rideable on Mon 5 June.
Sat 8 July 2017- Endurance Downhill
More information coming soon
Sun TBC Sep 2017 - Last day of gondola uplift for both Orange Downhill and Red Giant XC
The Downhill/Red Giant tracks must hibernate for winter. This is the final weekend and your last chance to ride the Downhill this season.
SDA Downhill Race
More information coming soon.
Sat 29 Oct 2017 - Relentless 24
This 24 hour race event will use the Witch's Trails, diversions and directions will be in place. The Cats Eyes XC trail will be closed during the race. Course details will be released closer to event date.
INTERRUPTION TO WEBSITE and TELEPHONES
23/03/2017 to 24/03/2017
Ski Scotland SNOWFEST 2017!
Join us for a fun filled day on the slopes!
Mother's Day with a difference!
High Wire Adventure opening day!
Open Day for High Wire Adventure
Highland Haggis Festival 2017
01/04/2017 to 02/04/2017
In the nearby village of Spean Bridge
Ski or Snowboard for HALF PRICE!
Ski or Snowboard for half price!
- No Fuss Events Launch Custom Branded Mountain Gondola
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 14:40:26
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- Join our first ever RESCUE DAY
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:57:01
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