Mountain Biking

talgarth mtb

For natural MTB riding Talgarth is the only place in the Brecon Beacons National Park with a Black graded Mountain bike route. Talgarth is one of five Mountain Bike hubs in the Brecon Beacons National Park which should indicate to MTB riders that there are some fantastic routes to enjoy.

Talgarth has the only Black Mountain bike route the “Grwyne Fawr Reservoir” with a distance of 32 miles/52km. With two Red routes – Talgarth Red, “Llangorse and Bwlch” 24miles/39km and Talgarth Red 2 “Foothills of the Black Mountains” 20miles/32km Mountain bikers who want to taste some real Mountains will be spoilt for choice.

The complete pack of 14 Mountain bike routes can be purchased from Talgarth Information & Resource Centre. It is advisable that an Ordnance Survey Explorer map No 13 is also taken when following the route.