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

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

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

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

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

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


The mountain biking and walking trails in Afan Forest Park are open.

For further details on the restrictions currently in place see Frequently Asked Questions on the Welsh Government website.

If you are planning a visit to Neath Port Talbot please;

Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre Car Park

Please note refurbishment works are currently underway to the public toilets and shower facilities at Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre Car Park. Work is also underway to enhance the car park and create additional capacity. These works are scheduled to complete by September 2021. 

During this time temporary public toilet facilities will be made available to visitors and there will be a temporary reduction in available parking spaces on site in order to facilitate these works. We apologise for any inconvenience caused whilst these improvements are delivered.

Car Parking Charges at Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre Car Park

Please be aware that the following parking tariffs apply at Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre.

£1.00 up to 1 hour
£2.50 up to 4 hours
£3.50 over 4 hours
£52.00 annual season ticket – Can be purchased in advance of your visit.

Please ensure that you purchase and display a ticket in your vehicle. Contactless payment is also available.