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.
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.
Ordinance Survey Map Reference SH97325530.
Head across the dam and take and point those wheels left.
Around the horseshoe, passing Hafoty on your right.
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.
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.
Follow the Forest Track back to the Visitor Centre, enjoying stunning views of the lake as you go.