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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      50
      Trails Mountain Bike
      54
      Trails E-Bike
      46
      Trails Hike
      4
      Trails Trail Running
      1
      Total Distance
      34 miles
      Total Descent
      13,125 ft
      Total Vertical
      956 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,638 ft
      Reports
      731
      Photos
      416
      Ridden Counter
      49,524
      Sub Regions

      Popular Merthyr Tydfil Mountain Biking Trails

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      Norkle
      BikePark Wales
      Insufficient Funds
      BikePark Wales
      Willy Waver
      BikePark Wales
      Zut Alors
      BikePark Wales
      Bush Whacker
      BikePark Wales
      Sixtapod
      BikePark Wales
      Melted Welly
      BikePark Wales
      Deep Navigation
      BikePark Wales
      Blue Belle
      BikePark Wales
      Terry's Belly
      BikePark Wales
      Vicious Valley
      BikePark Wales
      Lower Road
      BikePark Wales
      Upper Road
      BikePark Wales
      Locomotion
      BikePark Wales
      Rim Dinger
      BikePark Wales

      Merthyr Tydfil Mountain Bike Routes

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      LLANGYNIDR MOUNTAIN
      Bedlinog
      17 miles
      14 mile BikePark Wales Ridepopular ridelog14 miles
      21 mile BikePark Wales All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog21 miles
      24 mile BikePark Wales Ridepopular ridelog24 miles
      6 mile BikePark Wales Cross-country Ridepopular ridelog6 miles
      7 mile BikePark Wales Cross-country Ridepopular ridelog7 miles
      7 mile BikePark Wales Ridepopular ridelog7 miles
      3 mile BikePark Wales Ridepopular ridelog3 miles
      3 mile BikePark Wales Trials Ridepopular ridelog3 miles
      3 mile BikePark Wales Ridepopular ridelog3 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 13 rides
      Yesterday
      • 24 rides
      Past Week
      • 85 rides

      Photos of Merthyr Tydfil Mountain Bike

      trail: Melted Welly
      26 |
      Aug 23, 2020 @ 1:22pm
      Aug 23, 2020
      trail: Melted Welly
      31 |
      May 14, 2020 @ 7:10am
      May 14, 2020
      trail: Terry's Belly
      133 |
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 8:33am
      Aug 19, 2019
      | 2 comments
      trail: Zut Alors
      313 |
      Apr 21, 2018 @ 11:05am
      Apr 21, 2018
      trail: Hotstepper
      74 |
      Mar 19, 2018 @ 7:37am
      Mar 19, 2018
      trail: Dai Hard
      71 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 7:43am
      Sep 3, 2017
      trail: Hotstepper
      93 |
      May 20, 2016 @ 4:28am
      May 20, 2016
      147 |
      Mar 18, 2016 @ 10:03am
      Mar 18, 2016

      Videos of Merthyr Tydfil Mountain Bike

      BPW Hot Stepper Face Crash
      trail: Hotstepper
      64 | Sep 26, 2021
      Took a tumble at Bike Park Wales
      50 | Jul 29, 2021
      Bike Park Wales Coal Not Dole Crash
      61 | Jul 10, 2021
      A470 knuckled
      trail: A470 Line
      80 | Jun 4, 2021
      Insufficient Funds Crash
      0:19 | 93 | Aug 29, 2020
      It was all going so well...
      trail: Norkle
      0:23 | 62 | Jul 17, 2020
      Friday Fails Submission
      0:13 | 127 | May 15, 2020
      DROPPING IN
      trail: Pork Belly
      0:12 | 81 | Mar 27, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1526507MalcDriddentrailMelted Welly and 1 more
      Oct 17, 2021 @ 2:34pm
      1 day
      user #2522485FecklessAE86riddentrailBeast of Burden and 12 more
      Oct 5, 2021 @ 1:59pm
      Oct 5, 2021
      user #347290ben106addvideoFirst rides down bike park wales
      Oct 4, 2021 @ 12:31pm
      Oct 4, 2021
      user #911642averagedaveriddentrailBeast of Burden and 23 more
      Sep 29, 2021 @ 5:47am
      Sep 29, 2021
      user #1809138RadBikeBroaddreportLocomotion and 9 more
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 12:44am
      Sep 28, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2573965CousinAvitrailRim DingerProbably my favorite trail at BPW. It's great...
      Mar 2, 2021 @ 10:54pm
      Mar 2, 2021
      user #150800swalesdownhillertrailRed Split - Willy Waversuch a fun split from willy waver!
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 12:18pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #1977132DenbtrailTerry's Belly10/11/19. With DJ. Wow - first downhill.
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 4:34am
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1769344SebstarStudiostrailPopty Pingamazing trail, my personal favourite, loads of...
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 11:45am
      Oct 26, 2019
      user #1769344SebstarStudiostrailA470 Linefast trail, LOADS of jumps, all tabletops,...
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 11:42am
      Oct 26, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      BikePark Walesbike parkAbercanaid
      Bryn Bach BMX Trackskill parkAbercanaid
      Porth BMX Trackskill parkAbercanaid

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5434 miles13,127 ft21 miles955 ft
      416731111,262
      E-Bike4631 miles12,320 ft19 miles948 ft
      663803
      Hike46 miles741 ft2 miles889 ft
      64652
      Trail Running11 mile518 ft1 mile499 ft
      64411
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