UNLOCKING THE POTENTIAL OF ARTHUR'S SEAT
The proposed Sky Lift service has the potential to offer recreational rides a World Class uplift service. This would offer visitors access to gravity trails and provide a year round customer base for the chair lift operator.
POTENTIAL INTEREST IN A MOUNTAIN BIKE UPLIFT SERVICE
The Red Hill Riders Mountain Bike Club carried out an online survey to gauge the potential interest in a mountain bike uplift service.
(1600 people replied to this initial survey in late 2014)
MAIN BENEFICAL OPPORTUNITIES PROVIDED BY UPLIFT SERVICE
Year round amenity value
Give families and mixed fitness level cyclists the chance to enjoy gravity trail riding. Park at the bottom - Ride the course back down again.
Provide an opportunity for a National Downhill competition
Attract substantial funding to develop a dedicated downhill track
Extend the 'attractiveness' of the Peninsula as a cycling destination