Cycling in the Brecon Beacons

Gap Road Brecon Beacons

Cycling in the Brecon Beacons

If you are a road cyclist, mountain biker, e biker or happy stroller there is a route just for you. Cycling in the Brecon Beacons definitely offers something for every style.

Brecon Beacons Cycling

Here at Aberyscir Coach House we welcome our visitors and their bicycles. There is storage availble in the barn and washing point if required.

Road Cycling Routes

Our roads make for a perfect day out, we have big climbs, breathtaking views to enjoy, thrilling descents and plenty of cosy cafes and country pubs to refuel.

The Brecon Beacons is home to ‘The Tumble’ the legendary 6km 10% gradient climb. It is  listed as one of the 100 greatest cycling climbs in Britain. This will be your view from the top.

Brecon Beacons Keepers Pond

You can also try our two long-distance National Cycle Routes cross the Brecon Beacons National Park. There is the Taff Trail and Lôn Las Cymru as well as lots of other routes including Cycle across the Beacons.

Mountain Biking Routes

The Brecon Beacons has some of the very best terrain in Wales for mountain biking. Whatever type of riding you’re looking for – fast descents, skills sessions or gentle off-road trails – you’ll find a location to suit. Just don’t forget to take in the breathtaking scenery.

The Gap Road is one of the all time classics of the Brecon Beacons taking in the Brecon Canal, the Taff Trail, the Brinore Tramway and the very popular Gap Road.

Gap Road Brecon Beacons

If you fancy trying mountain biking in a purpose built park then take a look at Bike Park Wales just a short drive from the Aberyscir Coach House.

Traffic Free Family Routes

We also have miles of traffic-free routes some of which are nice and flat.  Many of our routes take in our attractions, towns and villages which allows you to combine your ride with a sight seeing experience.

There are five recommended traffic-free cycle touring routes in the Brecon Beacons National Park. They’re perfect for a half day or full day cycle ride and a great way for you and your family or friends to get out into our beautiful countryside.

You will find details of these 5 routes on the Brecon Beacons Tourism website.

Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottage

Aberyscir Coach House – Brecon Beacons Guide