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Kayak winner's all set for big launch

Liz Campbell of Roseisle, near Elgin, was the winner of our competition to win a kayak and watersports bundle worth over £500.

Kayak winner's all set for big launch

Etape Loch Ness 2014

The inauguaral Etape Loch Ness took place on Sunday, May 4th, 2014 - see a selection of photos from the event, including John Davidson's experience of the event, which will feature in Active Outdoors in our newspapers on Friday, 9th May.

Etape Loch Ness 2014

The Fish Road

A selection of photos from the 'Fish Road' - an old drovers and merchants road between Little Garve and Aultguish, followed by a return cycle through Longart Forest.

The Fish Road

2013 in photos

Keep reading Active Outdoors every week to see what the team get up to in 2014! You can send your own photos and comments to activeoutdoors@spp-group.com or tweet us @active_outdoors or visit facebook.com/activeoutdoors

2013 in photos

Glen Tilt and Glen Feshie mountain bike route

A tough mountain biking outing through two famous Cairngorms glens - read more about them in our two-part feature in our newspapers and online.

Glen Tilt and Glen Feshie mountain bike route

Latest feature

Ditch the car and get on your e-bike!

More people are getting switched on to e-bikes.

ATTITUDES to electric bikes are changing, with more and more of these battery-assisted vehicles being seen on Highland roads, cycle tracks and trails. I've come across urban commuter bikes, power-assisted tourers and even a top-of-the-range electric mountain bike on my travels this year. I've also noticed an increase in the number of outlets hiring and selling e-bikes across the north of Scotland and I wanted to find out what was behind this growth in interest. Who is using these bikes and what sorts of journeys are they using them for?

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