GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Cwmcarn Forest

6 miles (10 km)

This large country park has miles of fantastic walking and cycling trails to explore. There are 2 fabulous singletrack mountain bike trails with testing climbs, swooping descents and demanding technical sections. There are 6 walks of varying lengths and difficulty - more information can be found from the visitor centre.
The route below starts at the visitor centre and follows a series of peaceful woodland trails through the park.

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Cwmcarn Forest OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Cwmcarn Forest Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

The well known local peak of Twmbarlwm lies within the forest. You can climb to the hill summit from the visitor centre and explore an Iron Age hillfort while enjoying wonderful views over South Wales to the Bristol Channel.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Cwmcarn Forest Drive visitor centre - geograph.org.uk - 686470

Cwmcarn Forest Drive visitor centre The new visitor centre, which opened at the end of 2007, has much improved facilities and is a good viewing point for the end of mountain biking trail.

Twmbarlwm Hill Fort - geograph.org.uk - 88185

Twmbarlwm Hill Fort. Twmbarlwm is an easy climb from the Cwmcarn Forest Drive and has some of the best views in South Wales

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

Cwmcarn Forest.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Share>Save to Files')

Memory Map Route

Cwmcarn Forest.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Share>Save to Files)