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Mountain bike adventures on the River Dee in Aberdeenshire

Updated: Nov 24, 2021

The River Dee running through Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire has the highest source of any river in the UK. It springs from the ground, fully formed on Braeriach, Britain’s third highest peak, then equally suddenly tumbles over the corrie’s edge to start its 100 mile journey through Aberdeenshire. From the mountains to the sea, along the river the opportunities for cycling in Aberdeenshire are as varied as the landscape.

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