The Banchory Paths Association (BPA) is a voluntary association that has the following objectives:
BPA have been involved in a number of major projects over the years, including repairs of the paths on Scolty Hill and the ongoing development of the Banchory Circular Path - download a pdf of the route here. They have recently taken on more projects in the Banchory area.
Completed project (March 2016) - Captains Wood to Rosehill Lane. More information here.
Completed project (Nov 2016) - Mount Street to Hillcroft Path. More information here
Completed project (June 2017) - Burnett Park Paths. More information here
Completed project (Nov 2017) - Corsee Road to Burnett Park Path. More information here
Completed project (Nov 2017) - Railway path above Burnett Park. More information here
Completed project (June 2018) - Burnett Park. More information here
Completed project (Dec 2018) - Path behind Glen O' Dee. More information here
Recent BPA work on the Banchory Path Network
BPA volunteers have completed 300 hours of path maintenance work. More information here
BPA has well advanced plans to upgrade the path linking Pantoch to the Deeside Way. This should be completed in spring 2019. Fundraising is also under way to reconstruct and greatly improve two of the main paths in Corsee Woods. David Culshaw, the project officer is undertaking a cycle challenge in May to try to raise £5,000 for this project.
The email is:- firstname.lastname@example.org.
Secretary: Dick Jennings 01330 822195
Treasurer: Elizabeth Culshaw 01330 823724