Elan Valley | Cycling

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Elan Valley is a hub for leisure and mountain biking in Mid Wales, we welcome all ages and all abilities – just get on your bike!

You can hire different sized adult and child bikes as well as bike trailers. Booking online in advance is always recommended to avoid disappointment, especially for groups.

Our Bike Hub is located next to the Visitor Centre. We have a variety of children’s and adult bikes, including e-bikes, tag-alongs and trailers for hire. We also have a bike wash station to clean off the mud before you head home after your adventure.

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Mountain bike trails have a difficulty grading from Green (easy) to Blue (moderate), Red (difficult) and Black (Severe).


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  • On-site catering
  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups


  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted
  • Dark Skies / Stargazing

Map & Directions

Elan Valley | Cycling

Type:Cycle Route

Elan Valley, Rhayader, Powys, LD6 5HP

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Opening Times

* Bike hire is available all year during visitor centre opening times (Summer 9am - 5pm, Winter 10am - 4pm). Ride the mountain bike trails and explore the Elan Valley all year.


Elan ValleyCwm Elan | Elan Valley & Visitor Centre, RhayaderThe Elan Valley Estate in Powys, Mid Wales is truly epic and sprawls over 72 square miles, making up 1% of the whole of Wales! The area is designated as an International Dark Sky Park.

Elan Valley Visitor Centre | Cafe, RhayaderThe Elan Valley Visitor Centre cafe has a spacious seating area with windows all around to enjoy the view of the River Elan and Caban Coch Dam. There is a patio area with picnic tables for people wishing to sit outside in fine weather.

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