Traws Eryri, an epic 200km adventure

The Traws Eryri is an epic 200km adventure cycle route that crosses some of North Wales most spectacular country, a monster adventure route that requires determination and a strong set of pedalling legs. The route has been created through a partnership between Natural Resources Wales and Cycling UK. This 200km adventure ride takes in some of the most spectacular scenery in North Wales running from Machynlleth to Conwy Castle. You'll need determination and a stout set of peddling legs as the ride takes in over 4000m of climbing.

The route comprises quiet back roads, dense forest and mountain tracks with spectacular scenery and can easily be split to undertake over a number of days.

Map and GPX file are available now so why not get planning the adventure.

And don't forget we have lots more adventure routes, from short excursions to epic multi-day rides on the adventure page of our website.


Traws Eryri



The route heads right past our door at Coed y Brenin making it a great place to plan a stop for a rest break. You can relax in the cafe and enjoy spectacular balcony views of Cader Idris while replenishing yourself with coffee, a snack or even a full meal. 

And if you need anything bike related, Beics Brenin has a a shop well-stocked with cycle essentials like tubes, repair kits and other commonly requested spares. There is also nutrition & hydration and a wide range of cycle clothing including adventure cycling clothing from brands like Rab, Endura and Fox. 


Looking for a place to stay nearby? Here are 3 great suggestions:

Cae Gwyn Farm
Mostyn Cottage
Old Skool MTB

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