Muckle-Toon Adventure Festival
Muckle Toon Adventure Festival will return by popular demand, on the 17th - 19th June 2016. 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 Borders.
The Muckle Toon Adventure Company is a charity based organisation formed in 2012 by volunteers to provide multi-activity events for all and attract tourist to a spot supremely blesses by its natural beauty.
The spectacular scenery provides the perfect backdrop for the 2016 weekend of adventure for all the family with events including Evans Cycles RIDE IT mountain bike marathon, a classic cycle sportive, trail half marathon, 10k and 5K, as well as a variety of guided walks for all abilities. There really is something for everyone!
Our Basecamp caters for all your athletic needs as well as provide an exciting and entertaining day for all the family. Pick up an MTAF Activity Wristband and gain unlimted access to Cycle Pump track, Climbing Wall, Air Bag Bike Ramp and Paintball archery for only £5 per day. All activities are available for adults and children over 4 years old. Bring along your toddlers for an exciting day in the Langholm Playcare Kids Zone where they can enjoy facepainting, crafts, soft play, mini-bike circuit and asault course.
Love to Geocache as a family? check out the forever expanding network of Geocaches around the town, providing GPS savvy walkers a "bagging" experience like no other.
An exhilarating and challenging day in the hills should always be rewarded with a sociable and lively night in the town of Langholm. When visiting Langholm nake sure 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 adrenalin filled athletic events, to a relaxing and inspirational weekend of outdoor adventure, look no further, The Muckle Toon Adventure Festival is the place to be so pencil the date in the diary and we look forward to seeing you in 2016!
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.