3,308 ft
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-444 ft
Descent
00:03:45
Avg time

Rim Dinger Details

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

This has to be the most talked about trail at BikePark Wales. This section of red trail may have claimed more punctures than any other trail in Wales but boy is it worth it! 1.2Km of sublime rock gardens linked by berms, jumps, rock ladders and step downs, we challenge you not to enjoy this trail.

Bike Park

More Stats for Rim Dinger bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -442 ft
  • Altitude min
    780 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,222 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,222 ft
  • Altitude end
    780 ft
  • Grade max
    -84.233%
  • Grade min
    6.791%
  • Distance climb
    51 ft
  • Distance down
    2,698 ft
  • Distance flat
    523 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:45
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:14
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Status:
on Sep 16, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4 (20 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

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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 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 rim-dinger trailhead (51.719370, -3.382080)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 46 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 303 rides
      • 30 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,551 rides
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      Photos

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      9 |
      Jul 5, 2018 @ 11:14am
      Jul 5, 2018
      Rim Dinger, Merthyr Tydfil
      28 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 7:44am
      Sep 3, 2017
      Rim Dinger, Merthyr Tydfil
      457 |
      Feb 18, 2016 @ 8:59am
      Feb 18, 2016
      Rim Dinger, Merthyr
      290 |
      Feb 27, 2014 @ 6:44am
      Feb 27, 2014
      Rim Dinger, Pontypridd

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag scottyboy74 (Aug 23, 2018 at 11:08)
       On my limits. Sore hands. On the brakes
      [Reply]

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