Alpine Bikes, Scotland’s Bike Specialists is now the biggest independent cycle retailer in Scotland. Our staff are expertly trained in every aspect of cycling, whether you need suspension set up, a puncture fitting, bike fitting or a new bike for the kids. We offer a wide range of kit from brands including Trek, Cube, Endura, Fox, POC, Dakine, Whyte & Santa Cruz. We live and breathe cycling, so whatever your aspirations, whatever your experience, we’ll help you take your cycling up a gear.
At Blues Ski, Scotland’s Ski Specialist we’ve been providing the finest ski equipment for over 30 years, and we’ve been skiing on every continent. Whether you’re just starting out or pushing boundaries, heading for the Alps or staying close to home, we’ve got the knowledge, experience and passion to help you have the best time on the slopes. With collections from top brands including Salomon, Poivre Blanc, Fischer, Helly Hansen & Head, whatever you ski, we’ve got you covered.
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Founded on a love of the outdoors and the mountains, Tiso is still to this day a family business that has been kitting out adventurers since 1962. Our long history in the outdoors has us sponsoring and supporting expeditions and world records as well as supporting generations of enthusiasts achieve their dreams.
This is your chance to discover the stunning natural beauty of the Outer Hebrides. Explore the spectacular coastline of Harris in a sea kayak, enjoy the thrill of mountain biking in Lewis, and spot fascinating wildlife on a sea cruise. With three nights' accommodation in a glamping pod and return ferry travel included, this special trip for two adults offers an unforgettable adventure through these wild and beautiful islands.
We further underlined our reputation as the leading adventure retail specialist by being named Recommended Retailer of Expedition Kit for the The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. DofE Award participants who produce their DofE Card will receive a 15% discount, and DofE Leaders a 20% discount, on the specialist outdoor gear and equipment for which Tiso is renowned
At Tiso, we also work hand-in-hand with a variety of inspiring individuals. From former rugby players to young mountaineers, these role models give the next generation of outdoor lovers the motivation to realise their potential. Keep an eye out for these famous faces at our upcoming events and lectures.
Looking for a little inspiration? Our Staff and Supported By Tiso athletes are always on hand to give you a bit of food for thought when planning your next adventure from top tips to sharing some of their best outdoor stories. We love to hear for you and this Autumn we want to hear your tales from the Bothy with our Bothy Stories campaign
If you want to escape to the outdoors for a few days on foot, by bike or in a canoe but don’t have the right gear, Tiso has the perfect solution. With our wide range of hire equipment you can try your hand at a new sport without having to buy the kit first.
We offer a selection of kit to cover all your needs whether it’s a walk in the hills or paddling along the coast. You can choose from one of our packages or just the individual piece of equipment you need. This leaflet outlines all our hire equipment and the shops where it is available.
For more information and to discuss your needs contact our Customer Services Departments at our Outdoor Experiences in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Perth and our Aberdeen store.
* Handiracks may not be suitable for all car/boot types.
Day hire – Pick up evening before and return morning after agreed hire day.
3 Day hire – A 3 day hire for example; Friday morning to Monday morning.
7 Day hire – 7 days but hire periods are negotiable
Hire charge will be refunded if you purchase a boat within 30 days of hire. Receipt for hire must be shown. Maximum of 3 day hire will be refunded against boat purchase.
Payment for hire equipment must be made at time of booking. In order to pick up hire equipment we require photo ID as proof of identity. A credit card must be used as security against the full value of the hire equipment. All hire equipment is subject to availability.
Should a client cancel 14 days or more before the hire date a full refund will be offered and the option of a rescheduled date will be given. Should a client cancel within 14 days, we reserve the right to offer no refund of the hire fee and not to offer an alternative date.
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