Mountain Mayhem

As well as GT and Giant mountain bikes we also stock the largest range of premium mountain bikes for sale in the UK. At Tredz we focus on quality, we don’t sell “cheap” mountain bikes, but sale prices are available on some of our older models. Built for riding rough off-road terrain mountain bikes are built tough with knobbly tyres, MTB suspension forks and shocks with strong frames.

From the north, Lairig Ghru can be approached from Glen More through the Chalamain Gap, and from Aviemore through the Rothiemurchus Forest. Mayer sits at the west end of the plateau and is connected to Driesh by a sharp col called “The Shank”. The Cairngorms, Am Monadh Ruadh in Gaelic, are that form part of the Grampians and are perhaps the most famous of the mountain ranges. Today, most of those sharp, freshly shattered rocks have been rounded by frost and snow and are a grey colour with a covering of lichens and mosses, suited to the extreme high-altitude life. The Grampian Mountains, Am Monadh in Gaelic, are one of the three major mountain ranges in Scotland, ranging from the southwest to the northwest between the Highland Boundary Fault and the Great Glen.

Not holding you back when things get rough, big tyres and capable geometry instill confidence when youre out in the sticks. If youre looking for a bike that exists to explore, this is it. Offering more relaxed geometry than most short travel hardtails, itll cover ground fast while also staying composed on rockier terrain.

There are lots of things to consider when buying a new mountain bike, and one of the key factors is finding the correct size. A selection of webcams allowing you to see exactly what the weather is like across the mountains of the UK today. Attend one of our training days and learn all about mountain weather forecasting from an MWIS meteorologist. Where can I get the latest snow conditions report During winter operations conditions are updated on a regular basis on our mountain report page, which can be found here.

The FIRELINE titanium trail bike is the superior trail hardtail. A perfect example of why full-suspension isnt always needed.Designed to go uphill at enduro pace speeds and then attack the trail on the way back down. Packed with all the latest frame specification choices, the On-One Whippet is bang up to date. Lightweight, rigid, confidence-inspiring and ready to fly, it’s everything you’d expect from a thoroughbred racer and oh-so capable on the trails when fitted with suspension forks. The sickest steel MTB hardtail for properly insane bike park and downhill action, or just bombing along the maddest trails in your local woods. A light and fast drying short sleeve Zip-T for running through the longest and hottest mountain days.

Whether you are heading to the hills in the UK or further afield, correctly packing for your trip can make the difference between a blissful romp and a tragic trudge through the wilderness. Sitting at the foot of Cairn Toul and the Devil’s Point is, perhaps, one of the most famous and best used Scottish bothies, Corrour Bothy. A simple but comfortable shelter, this well-placed bothy is the perfect resting stop on your way up to the tops of Cairn Toul and Braeriach, or to provide much-needed shelter from less pleasant weather conditions. To the west of Ben Macdui and the Cairn Gorm are huge cliffs with more vast plateaux; however the terrain changes here from the heather in the glens to grass and boulder-fields. The six Munros on this plateau can be bagged in a day, and include; Braeriach , Cairn Toul , Sgor an Lochain Uaine , Beinn Bhrotain , Monadh Mor and Devil’s Point .