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Dig in for mountainbiking

TRAIL BUILDING AT INNERLEITHENThe Forestry Commission has some of the world’s best official mountain bike trails, which are built by groups of passionate riders across the country.  Redesigning and redeveloping the trails keeps the trails at their best, gives riders more challenge and the opportunity to improve their skills. 

There are many volunteer MTB trail building groups which meet weekly or offer monthly big dig days where you can join up to 50 people for a fun and sociable day wheelbarrows and spades at the ready.

Buckinghamshire - Aston Hill

Daniel Burns 
07778025146 
daniel.burns@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

County Durham - Hamsterley

Hamsterley Trailblazers
contact@hamsterley-trailblazers.co.uk
www.hamsterley-trailblazers.co.uk

Cumbria - Grizedale

Tania Crockett
01229 862023
tania.crockett@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Devon

Haldon - Forestry Commission  01392 834251 louise.bell@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

East Sussex - Tilgate

Scott McLauchlan
Ride Tilgate MTB Club
07843 079 146
srm@hotmail.co.uk

Gloucestershire - Forest of Dean

Dean Trail Volunteeers
www.dtvfod.co.uk
dtvchairman@hotmail.co.uk

FC contact: Darren Edwards - 01594 833057

Lancashire - Gisburn

Martin Charlesworth
07518 373 007
martin.charlesworth@lancashire.gov.uk

Northumberland - Kielder 

Keilder Trail Reevers 
www.kieldertrailreavers.co.uk

Nottinghamshire - Sherwood 

Vince Lennox 
01623 821458
vince.lennox@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Staffordshire - Cannock Forest

Chase Trails
07951 135506
www.chasetrails.co.uk

Tyne and Wear - Chopwell Wood

Friends of Chopwell Wood
01207 542495
volunteering@friendsofchopwellwood.org.uk www.friendsofchopwellwood.org.uk

West Sussex - Rogate

rogatedh@googlemail.com

Yorkshire 

Singletraction - www.singletraction.co.uk

Regular volunteer days on the mountain bike trails in Dalby Forest, Stainburn Forest and Guisborough Forest

Cycle Ranger – Stuart Startup 01751 460454 stuart.startup@forestry.gsi.gov.uk