Starts Tweed Green Peebles, proceeds to Traquair House.
A new event for 2014, and a celebration of cycling, the Tweed Valley's history and the world famous fabric. It's not a race, but a pleasant ride, keeping away from traffic, for cyclists of all ages, abilities and fashion styles. This is the final event in TweedLove's 2014 programme, so after the racing and fast action's done and dusted, this will be a great way to
The ride will follow a gentle 10-mile route through the scenic Tweed Valley and is designed for all members of the family, and participants are encouraged to wear tweeds and other period clothing if they can, with old-style bikes more than welcome.
Starting off in Peebles town centre, the ride will follow traffic-free cycle paths and quiet roads, finishing up at Traquair House, where Scotland’s oldest inhabited country house will play host to a mini-festival. The event will include an array of music and family entertainment, alongside the best local food, drink and craft beers. There will also be a programme of activities aimed specifically at children, set in the fabulous grounds of one of Scotland's most historic country houses.
Meeting at 10.30am Tweed Green, Peebles, arriving at Traquair House around 12 noon, entertainment programme until approximately 6pm.
When & Where
Hillside Outside Ltd
Event organising company based in Peebles, in the Scottish Borders.
Events include The TweedLove Bike Festival and Tour O The Borders