Heart-Racing Mountain Biking at Cwmcarn

Mountain Bikers! Looking for some excellent downhill riding that’s just ten minutes from the M4? Then stop what you’re doing and keep reading. Cwmcarn is perfect for more experienced riders, with four mega routes that’ll definitely require some skill and knowledge on the bike.

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Cwmcarn is an incredible mountain biking trail centre just a 30 minute drive from Cardiff with a huge selection of MTB trails.

Both of the red trails feature snaking single track and huge climbs before rewarding you with thrilling downhill. Cafall and the legendary Twrch trail are real classic adventure routes with a proper mix of features like berms, jumps, rollers and a whole host of natural rock drops, roots and rough sections that’ll test most riders.

You can then test your mettle on the two extreme downhill oranges, featuring huge drops, nerve-wreaking jumps and serious technical sections that can be quite dangerous if you don’t know what you’re doing. Make sure you have the necessary bike skills and know your limits if you decide to attempt any of these trails.

  • Four trails
  • Two oranges and two reds
  • 30 minutes from Cardiff
  • Uplift service from Cwmdown than can be booked on the website]
  • Shop, café and bike wash

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