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Skye Bike Shack

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Marvellous Mark from the Bike Shak!

I would just like to extend a million thank yous to Mark the mechanic from the Skye Bike Shak, your... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Sharon K
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Great material, great guy

Isle of Skye is great to cycle, perhaps more for mountain bike than race cycles, because of the... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
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Bike Hire – Explore Skye in a different way, on our quality Scott Road or Mountain Bikes. Our bikes have been chosen to help you enjoy your experience and handle our dramatic terrain. We will help your plan your outings and can even deliver your...more
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6 Carbost | The Old Croft House, Skeabost IV51 9PD, Scotland
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I would just like to extend a million thank yous to Mark the mechanic from the Skye Bike Shak, your kindness saved my trip 😀 I was cycling the outer Hebrides and got a puncture 2 miles from the ferry. I had to cycle on...More

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Mark C, Owner at Skye Bike Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

No problem at all.........I was keeping my fingers crossed all day that it would keep you going and you'd make it to the bar at Tarbet! Hopefully meet you again sometime.

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Isle of Skye is great to cycle, perhaps more for mountain bike than race cycles, because of the narrow roads (I say this although I’m more into road cycling). The climbs are rewarded with stunning views and the downhills .... reward themselves. San of the...More

Thank eklonhammer
Reviewed 18 July 2018

I'm an experienced mtber and Mark redirected my plans of where to ride. I am so glad I listened to him! The bike was in great shape and he gave an extra tube to carry for the ride. The rental price made the 4-mile drive...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

I booked a road bike for a couple days while I was on Isle of Skye hoping I’d get at least one day of good weather. I lucked out and had great biking weather and was able to bike around the Trotternish peninsula and explore...More

Thank johnsjes
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We hired mountain bikes for an afternoon and it was a great experience. The bikes were incredibly well maintained (I think they are replaced annually) and Mark was very helpful in providing suggested routes for us based on our mixed ability. He also provides a...More

Thank telldell
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We had a fantastic experience with Skye Bike Shack. Wasn't sure whether the bike would withstand the trails we had set out to do, but Mark was incredibly helpful and had tuned the bikes perfectly. Mark was helpful with trail tips and places to eat...More

Thank MojoGwen
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Booked a road bike for few days at end of May, spoke with Mark and he set it up with look pedals and with some basic geometry he had it all set up to go. Weather wasn't quite as reliable as Mark but when I...More

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Mark C, Owner at Skye Bike Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Thanks very much Graham............if only I could arrange the weather ;)

Reviewed 25 May 2017

We had a great time mountain biking in the forestry trails starting from the shack itself. The bikes we used were of great quality and the trail absolutely gorgeous. Marc, the owner was very friendly and helpful. Definitely recommend to anyone.

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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Needed some short notice techy advice on my mtb whilst on Skye. Called the Bike Shack, popped in and after a short wait (accompanied by coffee) it was sorted. Highly recommended. Guys like this deserve our business and deserve to do well. Thanks, and good...More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My friend and I were camping on Skye and decided to do an overnight bike tour and bivi. We hired mountain bikes and went on a ride. Helmets and a bike rack for the car were thrown in for free and we got some great...More

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Mark C, Owner at Skye Bike Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Cheers guys, glad you enjoyed the trip and scored with the weather!

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