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Coed y Brenin (© Aneurin Philips)


Coed y Brenin

Coed y Brenin, north of Dolgellau, is owned by Natural Resources Wales and is home to a network of fantastic hand built all weather single tracks. Either challenge yourself on some of the best mountain biking single tracks in the UK or take the family cycling route alongside the river Mawddach - there's something here for everyone! You can also relax at Coed y Brenin Visitor Centre and enjoy excellent home-made food.

There are 7 trails in total varying from “green” easy trails to “black” severe trails. Maps of the trails can be bought from the Visitor Centre.

Opening Hours

Coed y Brenin Forest Park Visitor Centre
7 days per week 09.30 – 16.30
Enquiries: 01341 440747

The "Cafe"
7 days per week
Mon to Fri: 10.00 – 16.00
Sat and Sun: 9.30 – 17.00/dusk

Beics Brenin
The bike shop & hire centre
Summer opening:
7 days per week 10.00 – 17.00 or dusk
Enquiries: 01341 440728


Coed y Brenin also offers various waymarked walking trails which cater for all tastes and fitness levels.

Header image - Morfa Harlech (© Crown copyright (2014) Visit Wales)