2,293 ft
Distance
210 ft
Climb
-5 ft
Descent
00:09:17
Avg time

Slab Climb Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Coed y Brenin
    Dogellau
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #50266 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #583 in E-Biking
    • #92369 in Trail Running
    • #43340 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Natural Resources Wales

This climb is on the MBR & Beast trails at Coed y Brenin trail centre. It starts off narrow as singletrack but opens out into a wider track. The surface is loose with a difficult rock slab near the top of the steep section. It's very often wet and you're doing well if you can get up the slab. The gradient eases after the slab.
This section is open to motor vehicles and so you may come across motorbikes.

Access Info

Follow the MBR or Beast trail from the trailhead at the Coed y Brenin visitor centre.

More Stats for Slab Climb mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    205 ft
  • Altitude min
    490 ft
  • Altitude max
    697 ft
  • Altitude start
    490 ft
  • Altitude end
    695 ft
  • Grade
    8.93%
  • Grade max
    -7.134%
  • Grade min
    27.71%
  • Distance climb
    2,071 ft
  • Distance down
    152 ft
  • Distance flat
    69 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:17
  • Avg reverse time
    01:13:16
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on May 13, 2022
Dry
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 145 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,379 rides
      • Last: Aug 7, 2022

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      Aug 25, 2019 @ 12:28pm
      Aug 25, 2019

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