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Outdoor Recreation NI

SUMMARY

Name: Outdoor Recreation NI
Location: Divis Trail, Belfast
County: Antrim
Total Cost: £ 397,494.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : Lagan Rural Partnership
Duration: 11/01/2013 - 06/06/2014

PROJECT SUMMARY

Funding was awarded to develop trails known as the 'Ridge Trail' - a family friendly walking and cycling trail offering unique views along the ridge line of the hills towards Belfast City.

BACKGROUND

Outdoor Recreation NI brings together individuals and organisations that have an interest in outdoor recreation. This includes those participating in outdoor recreation activities, those volunteering in outdoor related activities or those who manage or own land on which recreation takes place

BENEFITS

  • Improves the competitiveness of agriculture and forestry by supporting restructuring, development and innovation
  • Improve the environment and countryside  
  • Improve quality of life in rural areas