Time to Discover Afan Forest Park - Cyclists at Afan Forest Park
Mountain Biking

Let your adrenaline flow on Afan Forest Park's six mountain bike trails.

Cycling

Mile upon mile of former railway line await you; a great way to explore the valley.

Walking

Short strolls or long rambles - we have it all in Afan Forest Park.

Visitor Centre

Base yourself here to go walking, mountain biking, for camping, a visit to the South Wales Miners Museum or just a bite to eat.

Glynncorrwg Bike Centre

Food, camping, bike shop, fishing, and a great atmosphere - what more do you need?

Attractions

... there's more to Afan Forest Park than meets the eye and its all waiting for you to explore.

Complete List of Activities >>>

Afan Forest Park News

 

For the latest mountain bike trail notices visit the mountain bike trail update section

 

For the latest walking trail notices visit the walking trail update section.

 

Penhydd and Blue Scar Mountain Bike Trails Now Open!

The wait is finally over - Penhydd is now open!  The trail offers some of the old time favourites but also some new sections of fast wait is finally blast.  The new Blue Scar branches off from the Penhydd, providing a flowing but smooth blue loop that crosses a wooden boardwalk, providing an opportunity to move on from the Rookie.  Blue Scar is great for riders to progress from beginners to intermediates and is a great trail to improve technical riding skills.  

Download your trail maps and enjoy!

 

Afan Forest Park 2 Day Itineraries

With so many activities to do in Afan Forest Park, we've come up with 2 day itinerary cards to help you plan your trip and make the most of your time in Afan Forest Park.

If you want to get your heart pumping in adrenaline filled activities take a look at ‘Adrenaline Rush’ or 'On 2 Wheels' itineraries. If you’re planning a more peaceful visit, there's the 'Take it easy' and 'Peace and Quiet' itineraries. If you have stamina and strong legs, then maybe the 'Get your Boots On' itinerary will suit. 

Download your free itineraries here.

 

Phytopthora Outbreak

Mountain bikers urged to help beat tree disease in Afan Forest Park

Afan Forest Park visitor centre is currently offering free bike washes to help combat the Phytophthora outbreak.

 

Pen y Cymoedd Wind Energy Project - Forest Users Fact Sheet Released

A forest users fact sheet has been released which will inform both forest users and mountain bikers of what they can expect between now and the start of the main construction works, which is anticipated to begin in 2014. Read the fact sheet here.

 
Visit Neath Port Talbot
Afan Forest Park is located in Neath Port Talbot in South Wales, for more information on things to see and do in Neath Port Talbot visit www.visitnpt.co.uk
Downloads

With six mountain bike trails, a low level cycle route and 14 walks there are many ways in which you can discover Afan Forest Park.

Afan Walks Pack Cover     Glyncorrwg Walks Pack Cover    Afan Mountain Biking Pack Cover

All maps are available here to download or for an all weather version visit one of the two centres at Afan and purchase your very own walking or mountain biking pack.

Find out more about the region and download a holiday guide for Swansea Bay or The Valleys.

What's On

Contact the Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre
Call us for your useful guide to events, places to
visit and things to do, email the team:
afanforestpark@npt.gov.uk

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