9.2 miles
1,745 ft
-1,745 ft
1,302 ft
High Point

Climbing to altitudes of over 400 metres, this trail gives you a real sense of adventure.

Tough climbs and tight hand-built singletrack sections combined with some fantastic steep and technical descents (Watch out for the Hideout, Rocky Valley, Heartbreak Ridge and Powder House sections) all delivering fantastic ‘natural’ feel for the more experienced riders only.

You will be rewarded with some amazing riding and stunning views of the surrounding area on a trail that takes you out into some of the most remote areas of Cwmcarn Forest. You will need to be self-sufficient and expect weather changes on this tough challenging and technical Red graded ‘difficult’ trail.
- See more at: http://www.cognation.co.uk/cafall-4#sthash.C4QCY4Ao.dpuf

Detailed Description
Cafall is a 9 mile popular red route located near Newport. This mountain bike only route and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route climbs 1,745 ft with a max elevation of 1,302 ft then descends -1,745 ft.
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
nrees (Jun 24, 2022 at 1:25)
Weather had been hot for a week before, so it was dry and dusty. Rootsy with lots off loose stones, was like riding on marbels. Climbs where quite technical and challenging. 2 steps up from whites level in AfanArgoed.


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  • Altitude min
    397 ft
  • Altitude start
    397 ft
  • Altitude end
    397 ft
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  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,393 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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