Reviews written by TelSTFC

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October 15, 2017
Overall rating 
 
2.7
Grin Factor 
 
3.0
Trail Variety 
 
3.0
Skills Development 
 
3.0
Trail Quality  
 
2.5
Facilities 
 
1.0
Raven Route end of Sept 17

I went here on the Friday of my 4 day Afan weekender and probably wish i hadn't Was very muddy and really hard to get traction on the uphills Hardly any flow and not many downhills. The only saving point was i combined alot of the blue...

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TelSTFC
October 15, 2017
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Grin Factor 
 
4.5
Trail Variety 
 
4.0
Skills Development 
 
3.5
Trail Quality  
 
4.5
Facilities 
 
4.5

My local trail centre as straight up the M27 & M3 for me and ride here about 3 times per month Have to say this is a great trail centre seeing as there are no big hills around here and they have designed the trails very well to get...

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TelSTFC
October 12, 2017 (Updated: October 13, 2017)
Overall rating 
 
4.8
Grin Factor 
 
5.0
Trail Variety 
 
5.0
Skills Development 
 
4.5
Trail Quality  
 
5.0
Facilities 
 
4.5
Afan Forest 4 day visit Sept 29 to Oct 2nd 2017

Well my 2nd stay this year at Afan Forest and the excellent Afan Lodge with a 3 night stay and 4 days of Mountain Biking Raven route at Brechfa on the Friday which i will put up a review separately not very impressed. Saturday W2 - The Wall...

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TelSTFC
September 24, 2017
Overall rating 
 
2.7
Grin Factor 
 
2.5
Trail Variety 
 
2.5
Skills Development 
 
3.5
Trail Quality  
 
3.5
Facilities 
 
1.0
Marin Old Skool

Good rocky trail where there is single-track which is limited and views amazing on 2nd loop. But thats it on 2nd loop i'm afraid very little singletrack for the amount of climbing so very old skool. Having said that it shows you this on the map so no excuses...

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TelSTFC
September 24, 2017 (Updated: September 25, 2017)
Overall rating 
 
2.4
Grin Factor 
 
2.0
Trail Variety 
 
3.0
Skills Development 
 
3.5
Trail Quality  
 
1.0
Penmachno ride

Rode this on Monday 18th September 2017 and the Marin the day before. I understand this is a volunteer led trail but i have never ridden a whole trail that has been so overgrown? This reminded me of the old bridleways i use to ride 15...

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TelSTFC
September 24, 2015 (Updated: September 24, 2015)
Overall rating 
 
3.0
Grin Factor 
 
3.0
Trail Variety 
 
3.0
Skills Development 
 
2.0
Trail Quality  
 
4.0
Facilities 
 
3.5

The best thing about the blue route is its pretty tight single-track and left as tight as can be with lots of trees each side. I went last week and the whole route was dry and running well. Worth a spin if you are in the area...

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TelSTFC
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