15.8 miles
Distance
203 ft
Climb
-152 ft
Descent
113 ft
High Point

This ride follows National Cycle route 1 and the Moray Firth coast of Scotland from Buckie to Elgin via Portgordon and Garmouth.
Highlights on the route include the wonderful views of Spey Bay as you travel from Buckie to Garmouth followed by a lovely run along the River Lossie into Elgin.

Detailed Description
Buckie to Elgin is a 16 mile less popular intermediate route located near Fochabers. This hike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route climbs 203 ft with a max elevation of 113 ft then descends -152 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Hike
  • Other Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Buckie to Elgin mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    51 ft
  • Altitude min
    21 ft
  • Altitude start
    22 ft
  • Altitude end
    72 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -2.4%
  • Grade min
    4.6%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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