Afan Forest

Afan Forest /
United Kingdom


Afan Forest Bike Park in Wales offers a mountain biking experience second to none. This place has it all from flowing swooping singletrack threading through beautiful forest to exposed rocky doubletrack on wide open hillsides. Operated by the Forestry Commission, Afan Forest Park is the fastest growing mountain bike area in the UK and located only minutes from the M4 it’s perfect for those wanting to reach a variety of fantastic riding fast. With 4 superb flowing trails and more all weather singletrack than any other mountain bike centre in Wales you simply have to check it out!

There are actually 2 centers for you to gain access; the original Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre and the new Glyncorrwg Mountain Bike Centre, complete with the Skyline Cycles Shop and the Dropoff Café. The trails here total over 130km and are supported by a continual programme of trail maintenance and development. Highlights include the White’s Level Trail, the most technical of all the trails at here, starting with a challenging singletrack climb, the 90% purpose built flowing all-weather singletrack is a true trail roller coaster.

And the epic Skyline trail is the biggest slice of all-weather riding in Wales, at 46km long and with over 2000m of climbs and descents on mile after mile of contouring, twisting, rise and fall singletrack to the backdrop of stunning ridgeline scenery. A mountain bike gem in Wales!