Rides are access tracks or paths through woodland, which require management to maintain. Jon Rau from the Forestry Commission explains the practical benefits of sensitive ride management, and describes the important practical factors to consider. Jon explores why rides are good for wildlife in a complementary video: https://youtu.be/K7ExGYNT3rsFilmed on location at Bentley Wood, by kind permission of the Trustees of Bentley Wood. In association with Out There Films. Directed by Eleanor Tew, Forestry Commission.