GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Pontypridd to Merthyr Tydfil

14 miles (23 km)

Follow the Taff trail and National Cycle route 8 on this short pleasant route. The route mainly follows the trackbed of a disused railway line along the River Taff, making for a fairly easy traffic free ride. It's also very accessible with several train stations running along the course of the route.


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River Taff at Pontypridd

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Merthyr Weir

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Elevation Profile


GPS Files

GPX File

Pontypridd to Merthyr Tydfil.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

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