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What Our Client’s Say…

“We approached Duncan Ross Ltd with our problems and objectives; they studied the site and came up with the solutions and a plan of action. We are very impressed with the final results. The work is of top quality. Now anyone who wants to come and enjoy this area of natural beauty will be able to enter the woods with ease”

Mr E Grimshaw -
Duty Manager Williamson Park
Lancaster City Council

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Paths, Trails and Bridleways

At Duncan Ross Ltd we pride ourselves on the depth and breadth of knowledge, expertise and experience we are able to offer our customers, which has been acquired over many years of providing a wide range of land based engineering, construction and environmental services.

Our service capabilities in respect of paths, trails and bridleways draw on this extensive experience from across the full spectrum of our service portfolio, from civil engineering, construction and drainage to turf establishment, landscaping and environmental conservation.

Every project is different, with differing project objectives, stakeholder aspirations, legal obligations, financial constraints, access restrictions, and technical, geological, geographical and environmental factors to consider. We work with our customers to ensure that all options are reviewed and the most appropriate, whole life, best value solutions are implemented.

We offer a range of services to suit the individual customer and project needs, from basic maintenance, light renovations and essential drainage improvements, to comprehensive refurbishment, reinstatement and new route construction.

The typical range of service capabilities employed across our path, trail and bridleway projects include:

  • Subsoil, aggregate, sand and grass surfacing
  • Stone reinforced cellular paths
  • Reinforced grass paths
  • Flexible and rigid paving
  • Edging
  • Topdressing
  • Stone pitching
  • Cross drains, cut off drains, ditches, culverts, fords
  • Earthworks, grading and re-profiling
  • Land slide remediation
  • Erosion remediation and prevention works
  • Accessibility improvements
  • Landscaping and vegetation control
  • Fencing, field gates, kissing gates and stiles
  • Boundary walling, retaining walls, dry stone walling

Our Services

Services are provided in respect of all types of access way, including:

  • Public Rights of Way
  • Footpaths
  • Bridleways
  • Equestrian Trails
  • Pedestrian Trails
  • Cycle ways and cycle routes
  • Park & Garden Pathways
  • Green Lanes
  • Agricultural Tracks
  • Accommodation Ways
  • Forestry Access Routes


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“Irrespective of your particular project circumstances, we can provide a service that is tailored precisely to your needs – from initial inspection, advice and solution development, to a full range of intervention options and maintenance.”

Duncan Ross
Managing Director

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