Afan Forest Park

Afan Forest Park

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Afan Forest Park is one of Britain’s most popular mountain bike parks.

That reputation is well earned, as cycling through this place is an experience like no other.

Whether you’re a thrill-seeker or an amateur, if you want to try your hand at mountain biking, visiting this place should be at the top of your to-do list.

If you’re a walker, you’ll find it equally as enjoyable: this place has plenty of wonderful sights perfect for a slower stroll as well.

Brilliant biking and wondrous walks

Once a coal mining valley, Afan was transformed in the 70s into a natural paradise full of biking and walking trails.

As you zoom along, keep an eye out for remains of its former self, such as parts of old railway tracks that were once used for transporting coal.

There are trails here of all lengths and difficulties, and all of them showcase Afan’s breathtaking natural beauty, taking you along picturesque rivers and up hills with amazing panoramic views around the park.

Afan-tastic day out

Afan Forest Park has loads of great facilities to make your stay here comfortable, including a wonderful visitor centre.

With bike hire, a café, and even a museum, this place has loads of stuff to explore, so be sure you stop by while you’re exploring awesome Afan.

You can also book a slot to go forest camping in the park while you’re at the visitor centre. Setting up camp and staying in the wild is a really special way to experience Afan, and we highly recommend it!

Afan Forest Park is an ideal place to immerse yourself in the great outdoors, whether you’re cycling, walking, or camping here.

There’s a reason it’s so iconic amongst mountain bikers: it’s one of Britain’s most unforgettable bike parks.

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