Project Description

Client: Mid Ulster District Council

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The scheme’s objective was to create a signature project for NI as a recreational space. Works included the construction of an off-road multipurpose trail over 12km. This consisted of upgrading 3kms of existing trails for walkers and 9kms of new build x-country single track trails with technical features.

Works included:

  • The scheme was given fantastic reviews since opening. Renowned Single Track Magazine article stated: Technical Trail Features– 113No including the construction of rock causeways, drop-offs, berms, jerms, rollers, switchbacks, bus stops, roots etc.
  • Signage- waymarker posts & information boards
  • Timber bike bridge- 7m span
  • Construction of passing bays on the existing access road
  • Upgrading the existing car park

“This is the best purpose-built trail we’ve ridden. Anywhere. It is pure perfection. It’s a testament to the people who built the trail.”

Voted Favourite Trail Section 2013 by Mountain Bike NI.