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.


Welsh Government has announced that a national firebreak lockdown will be in place within Wales from 6pm on Friday 23rd October 2020 until Monday 9th November 2020.

During this time all non-food retail, hospitality businesses, close contact services and events and tourism businesses, such as hotels must close. People must stay at home and should not travel to Wales.

Welsh Government’s Firebreak Frequently Asked Questions provide further guidance on the above restrictions.

Please keep Wales safe and do not travel to Wales at this time. Please Visit Wales Later.

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.

Online parking permits are currently unavailable. If you require a permit, please contact Parking on 01639 763939

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