1,524 ft
Distance
1 ft
Climb
-171 ft
Descent
00:01:02
Avg time

Bush Wacker Details

  • Riding Area
    BikePark Wales
    Abercanaid
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #1196 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

Bush Whacker is a fast flowing Blue Run with one of the best compressions we've ever ridden! beginner and intermediate riders will whoop and holler their way through whilst the more advanced rider may spot some sneaky berm transfer lines, keep your eyes peeled!

Bike Park

More Stats for Bush Wacker bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -169 ft
  • Altitude min
    872 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,041 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,041 ft
  • Altitude end
    872 ft
  • Grade max
    -37.825%
  • Grade min
    3.433%
  • Distance climb
    19 ft
  • Distance down
    1,249 ft
  • Distance flat
    256 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:03
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Status:
on Sep 16, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.05 (15 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to bush-wacker trailhead (51.720230, -3.379510)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 32 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 252 rides
      • 28 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,362 rides
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      Photos

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      Mar 11, 2016 @ 1:06pm
      Mar 11, 2016
      Bush Wacker, Merthyr Tydfil

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