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Muckle-Toon Adventure Festival 2014

Following the huge success of 2013's inaugural event, the Muckle Toon Adventure Festival returns by popular demand, taking place on the 15th -18th May 2014. Just 20 minutes from the M6 you could find yourself cycling, running, walking and mountain biking through the stunning hills of Langholm, in the Scottish Borderlands.

The spectacular scenery, steeped in legendary Border Reiver history, provides the perfect backdrop for a weekend of fun for all the family with events including Evans Cycles Ride It! mountain bike marathon, a classic cycle sportive, trail half marathon and trail 10k challenges, Outdoor Adventure Feature Films and Guest Speakers as well as a variety of guided walks for all abilities. You will find yourself passing historic monuments bestowed in myth and legend as well as enjoying the vocal support of the local clansmen as you undertake challenges you will be talking about over a pint for years to come. There really is something for everyone!

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Our Basecamp will cater for all your athletic needs as well as provide an exciting and entertaining day for all the family. Rock UK will have Basecamp buzzing with their inflatable assault course, mountain bike skills circuit and archery for all ages. With Family Geocashing Adventures, Stream Dipping Sessions and much much more, Basecamp aimes to encourage all involved to experience the adventure to be had in the great outdoors.

Kick off your weekend by take advantage of this years' motivational Feature Film "The Flying Scotsman" which biopics the sensational twists and turns in the life and career of Elite Cyclist Graeme Obree. This will give you all the motivation to take part in whatever challenge you set yourself over the weekend and to hear from the man himself be sure to book early for "A night with Graeme Obree" Saturday 18th May 2014.

An exciting and challenging day in the hills should always be rewarded with a sociable and lively night in the town of Langholm. Ensure you savour some of the excellent ales, foods, music and good old fashioned Scottish hospitality, served in abundance throughout the town.

If you are looking for anything ranging from an exhilarating and challenging athletic event, to a relaxing and inspirational weekend of outdoor adventure, look no further, The Muckle Toon Adventure Festival is the place to visit in 2014! Just click on the buttons below to enter.

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LANGHOLM A PERFECT LOCATION

Langholm, known colloquially as the "Muckle Toon", is just waiting to be discovered. Steeped in historic tradition and surrounded by some of the most beautiful landscapes in Scotland, it is fast becoming a haven for outdoor enthusiasts looking for something a little different.

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Muckle Toon Adventure Festival has teamed up with Evans Cycles to hold one of their Ride It! events. Mountain bikers will be tested by the 15 mile or 25 mile trails over and around the hills of Langholm.

MTB RACE LANGHOLM

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Langholm has a huge network of quiet country roads perfect for a day in the saddle. The Muckle Toon Adventure Festival teams up with Evans Cycles to hold 30, 60, & 90 mile Ride it! cycle sportive events.

CYCLE SPORTIVE LANGHOLM

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Be challenged by Langholms varied terrain of bridleways, sheep trails, steep ascents, muddy descents. Either a 10k or Half Marathon Trail Run for the adventurous and one that will have you coming back year after year.

TRAIL RUNNING LANGHOLM

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Surrounded by the beautiful Langholm scenery, the guided walking series will most definitely have something for all recreational hikers and walkers, from 13 mile hill hikes to 3 mile low level nature trails.

WALKING FESTIVAL LANGHOLM

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