The origins and development of the Deeside Bike Collective and Banchory Woodland Trails Project
Banchory Mountain Bike Club
Formed in response to local community concern around trail and jump building in Corsee wood and on and around Scolty hill. There was increasing input from Local community and Forestry Commission to develop a plan.
Deeside Bike Collective
became a constituted Group within the Banchory & District Initiative Ltd. Group
identified as preferred trails location through consultation with Community and Forestry Commission
Feasibility Study Completed
Acquire and Build Fundraising
became a coordinated rolling program of events
Publicity and project marketing
strategy built and initiated
ongoing fundraising programme to bolster funds and further community engagement
rollout with the formation of a dedicated sub-group
Project Design and Commission
This is a very exciting stage for the project. Join the core team if you think you can contribute to the next phase.