The Brenig

Cycle Trail

at Llyn Brenig

Llyn Brenig is free to enter

Brought to you by Welsh Water

Brenig Cycle Trail


Are you ready to explore the great outdoors on two wheels? The Brenig trail is a scenic ride around the Lake.

The Brenig trail is mostly an easy cycle on flat terrain but be prepared for a challenging but satisfying steep incline half way around the track. During your cycle you will be rewarded with stunning views across the water and picture-perfect surroundings of the moors.

Did you know you can hire bikes at Llyn Brenig? We’ve 3 different adult bike sizes, bikes for children and even bike trailers.

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Route Details

An anticlockwise, circular route taking around 2 hours to complete. There is no better way to get some fresh air and enjoy the beautiful scenic views of Llyn Brenig.

Difficulty: Moderate

Distance: 9.5m / 15km

Time: 2 Hours

Your Route


Start

Ordinance Survey Map Reference SH97325530.

1

Head across the dam and take and point those wheels left.

2

Around the horseshoe, passing Hafoty on your right.

3

Over the cattle grid, up the hill, keep going and then a left following our fantastic trail into Gors Maen Llwyd Nature Reserve – great place to get out of the saddle and admire the views.

4

Down and through ‘two gates’, nice stretch of downhill to get down those gears, be mindful of walkers approaching you! Over Pont Brenig and a small climb so back up the gears……head left at the top.

5

Follow the Forest Track back to the Visitor Centre, enjoying stunning views of the lake as you go.

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Alwen Cycle Trail

7m / 11km. Cycle along the spectacular shoreline path and into the depths of the shady forest, to discover breathtaking views as you complete the Alwen Cycle Trail.

• GO TO ROUTE •

Dam Cycle Trail

2.5m / 4km. Discover the Dam Cycle Trail as you climb your way up slopes to be rewarded with beautiful scenic views.

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Elorgarreg Cycle Trail

5m / 8km. Cycle hard uphill, enjoy picturesque views of the lake and enjoy winding down the forest track.

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