5.0 POLICY STATEMENT

5.1 Open Unless Declared Closed

"Mountain bikes are permitted off road on W.C.C. reserve land except where W.C.C. has designated areas or tracks to be closed."

5.2 Criteria for Closure Decisions

  1. Closure decisions will be based on an evaluation of the potential degree of conflict with other users, public safety, and environmental damage. Public consultation will be held before any future alteration to the schedule of closed areas and tracks.

  1. Tracks and roads which are open to mountain bikes will follow the principle of shared use unless otherwise stated within this policy and / or on appropriate on-site signage.