Industry Toolkit

Leisure Tourism Cycling in Scotland

This toolkit is designed for tourism businesses in Scotland keen to discover more about leisure cycling tourism opportunities.

The toolkit, produced by the Scottish Cycle Tourism Forum, offers a clear picture of the size and dynamics at play within such as fast-growing market sector, in addition to practical advice and tips for businesses wishing to attract leisure cyclists, and the benefits that they bring.

Many of the cyclist friendly tips and suggestions for businesses in this guide are very low cost but have a significant impact on attracting visiting cyclists. You’ll also find invaluable guidance on the many organisations which will help support businesses wishing to welcome cyclists.

With the number of visitors participating in leisure cycling continuing to increase in Scotland, it’s the perfect time to get your business into gear and welcome the leisure cyclist.

Download the Leisure Cycling Tourism Guide to access:

  • Key information to understand the opportunities and insight into what the market is worth.
  • Key times of the year when cycling tourists visit Scotland.
  • Practical, relevant business case studies from accommodation providers, national routes, and organisations including Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.
  • Important facts on the needs, wants and motivations of the cycling tourism consumer.
  • Visitor trends and further information on funding opportunities, industry contacts
  • A practical checklist to determine how cyclist-friendly your business is.

Download the Leisure Tourism Cycling Guide here.

Find resources on West Dunbartonshire Cycle Paths here.

Find more about cycling in Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park here.

Find information about cycle racks in and around Loch Lomond here.

Cycling in Scotland - find ViistScotland Trends and Insights here.