Etape Royale

Date & Location

Ballater, Aberdeenshire

Organiser’s Description

The first and only 100 mile closed road cycle sportive in Scotland. The Royale really is the King of the Road so take part and celebrate the spirit of Scotland’s majestic North East - make the Royale the ultimate finale of your season. Pedal through Moray’s famous whisky country before testing your stamina with an Alpine climb over one of the highest roads in the UK. Catch your breath at the Lecht Ski Resort, before descending into Aberdeenshire’s Royal Deeside. Three routes: 100 miles starting in Ballater; 65 miles which begins in Rhynie; 45 miles setting off from Dufftown. The Royale has panoramic views of wild open landscape and all routes finish in Ballater.


  • 100 miles
  • 65 miles
  • 45 miles
  • Road Cycling
  • 51 - 100km
  • Over 100km
  • 26 - 50 miles
  • 51 - 100 miles
  • Sportive
  • Road

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