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Bike Park Wales

Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Excellent rides

Great facilities to cater for ambitious teen rider, Dad with technical ability and perfect cafe for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cheshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
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My third visit here, one of the guys in the workshop made my day today by adjusting my brakes, he... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“uplift service”(38 reviews)
“mountain biking”(34 reviews)
“great trails”(23 reviews)
BikePark Wales is the UK's number 1 mountain biking destination. We have 30 sections of lovingly created bike trail on our 850 hectare (1200 acre) site. We have an on-site uplift facility allowing riders to get a lift to the top of the hill with...more
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| Gethin Woodland Centre, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 1RA, Wales
+44 7730 382501
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 February 2015

We had an awesome day at BPW, the staff are so helpful and friendly. The trails are so well maintained and brilliantly designed. We had the BPW burger for lunch which was huge and really tasty. The uplift is a must in my eyes as...More

6  Thank ginnyfur
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Visited bike park Wales for the second time today. I love the trails and their is something for everyone no matter what type of bike you ride. I must admit the drivers on the uplift bus are nothing but rude and don't seem to care...More

7  Thank 625darris
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great facilities to cater for ambitious teen rider, Dad with technical ability and perfect cafe for mum! Lovely welcoming friendly staff, even on a wet Saturday in November. Had been on bucket list to do this year. After a 5am start, dark wet morning we...More

Thank bike022015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My third visit here, one of the guys in the workshop made my day today by adjusting my brakes, he went to a lot of effort to make sure they were right for me and it made such a massive difference. It’s a great place...More

Thank AMLawrence
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous day out for my husband and two older teens. November, so only enough daylight to pack in 6 uplifts. They did all the blue trails and loved it (although younger one thought Roller Disco too bumpy). All very tired, muddy and happy afterwards. Hired...More

Thank LauraP1283
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had 2 days there - and only did blue runs, but never got bored. So much choice (even though a few were closed), and so much fun. We cycled up each time and the tracks up were fairly technical, so a bit of pushing, but...More

Thank Miriam A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to a bike park and it was incredible. Pre-booked the uplift, went with my eight-year-old son and wife they stuck to the blue Route whilst I tried out some red as well incredible trials really well looked after and maintained. Uplift service was...More

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my 2nd visit and what a great place! Was hoping to ride Enter the dragon as this was a new route for me, however i think i'd need a good week to master that one. The place is well maintained and there is...More

1  Thank Ben H
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

I have been to bike park wales quite a few times now. It’s easily the best bike park around, trails are amazing with a good selection of all abilities. The uplift is very good, you are up at the top in 10 mins. I have...More

1  Thank Emma B
Reviewed 4 October 2018

If you like Mountain bikes this is the place to go! The Uplift is well worth it, I have done the climb before and it takes forever, the uplift is very regular and only takes 10 mins. Theres no place like it in the UK....More

2  Thank Jack R
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Love this place, I've been three times now and I live over 150 miles away and would love to make another visit again, Some awesome trails and a lot of fun to be had. Love the fact it has a proper up trail as I'm...More

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I love this place so much. The uplift service is flawless, the staff are always friendly, there is a great cafe and the trails are excellent catering to all skill levels!

1  Thank ioanniscrouch
Claire S, Manager at Bike Park Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. I will be sure to pass your compliments on to the team. We hope to see you back soon.

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Pedro R
11 November 2017|
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Response from Z5317EDneilh | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s all down hill for different abilities
Peter D
9 May 2017|
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Response from Dan_Gomm | Property representative |
Hi Peter, 9 and 11 year old children are welcome to use our trails. However, you should be aware that our trail grading is higher than the average trail centre and the downhill and technical nature of the trails means that... More
22 August 2016|
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Response from Dan_Gomm | Property representative |
Hi Narma. As per the previous answers, if you haven't pre-booked uplift, there is still a pay as you go option - you can pay for individual rides up at reception to use on your visit, and while pre-booked people take... More