1,302 ft
Distance
-63 ft
Descent
00:00:48
Avg time

Desolation Details

  • Riding area
    Afan Forest Park
    Glyncorrwg
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All Year
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

First singletrack section of the Afan Forest Trail Penhydd

Access Info

From the Afan Forest centre car park, follow the signs for "Penhydd"

Disclaimer

Although one of the easier singletracks, this section can be as dangerous as any other

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More Stats for Desolation mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -63 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,038 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,101 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,101 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,038 ft
  • Grade
    -4.807%
  • Grade max
    -5.842%
  • Grade min
    -2.562%
  • Distance down
    1,302 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:48
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on Feb 25, 2017
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Desolation Trail Reports

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Feb 25, 2017 @ 12:12pm
Feb 25, 2017
Very wet and muddy hard to ride
Nov 19, 2016 @ 3:28am
Nov 19, 2016
Bit slippery on rocks due to rain
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