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MinorTaur Trail - Coed-y-Brenin

MinorTaur Trail - Coed-y-Brenin

3 reviews

The MinorTaur Trail at Coed y Brenin, North Wales aims to introduce new mountain bikers to 'singletrack' off-road cycling. Read more

place Coed y Brenin Mountain Bike Trail Centre, Dolgellau, LL40 2HY

link www.mbwales.com

 

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Trail Reviews Summary

Fun factor
Fun factor 6.6667 out of 10
Trail variety
Trail variety 6.6667 out of 10
Trail quality
Trail quality 7.3333 out of 10
Facilities
Facilities 8.0000 out of 10
Location
Location 8.0000 out of 10

"Good mix for family rides"
Review by: ancientandloyal on 28 June 2011


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Description

The MinorTaur Trail aims to introduce new mountain bikers to 'singletrack' off-road cycling. It will bridge the current gap at Coed y Brenin between forest road mountain biking and the red grade 'difficult' trails.

Loop one is 3km long with 50m of climbing, heading out from the visitor centre along "First Steps" before descending the sweeping multi-bermed "Slipway", an awesome feat of engineering and design carved into the hillside, and returning to the centre along a forest road in the valley bottom, following the Afon Eden river.

Loop two continues from the end of the Slipway and follows a level forest road out to the Pont Cae'n y Coed car park, where riders can admire the stunning views down the Afon Mawddach gorge before continuing along the "Jurassic" and "Tax Return" singletracks and joining the forest road back to the start, having covered 5km with 90m of climbing.

Facilities

  • Parking Parking
  • Toilets Toilets
  • Bike Hire Bike Hire
  • Bike Wash Bike Wash
  • Showers Showers
  • Cafe Cafe
  • Changing Rooms Changing Rooms

Location

Nearest Town: Dolgellau
Website: www.mbwales.com
Sat Nav: LL40 2HY
Grid Ref: SH 720270

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