When it comes to riding in Wales, you’re spoilt for choice. Man-made spots include its vast swathe of modern trail centres and of course Bike Park Wales, one of the UK’s premier mountain bike destinations. But it’s the scope for endless ‘back country’ escapes that we love. Do the work, ask around and the trail riding gold is soon revealed.
The Welsh riding scene is incredibly active and has produced two of the world’s leading young racers in Mike Jones of Chain Reaction Cycles/Nukeproof and Taylor Vernon of GT Factory Racing.
Bike Park Wales, Merthyr Tydfil: The UK’s first bike park redefines how much fun you can have on an enduro/trail bike and offers options for all.
Revolution Bike Park, Llangynog: Home of Red Bull’s Quarter Master and Hardlineprojects. Need we say more?!