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The Marin Trail – Gwydyr Forest


July 8, 2015

So, Outdoor Active is putting together a series of blogs about things to do in North Wales this summer. Things that are fun, active, adventurous and will leave you with a smile on your face and soreness in your muscles!

First in the series is the Marin Trail. This mountain biking trail set in the Gwydyr Forest near Betws Y coed is one of the classics of the area. Given a red, or diffficult grade, on you should expect the trail to be physically demanding with some technical sections that  require a decent level of skill to conquer them successfully. However, I’d say don’t be scared of this trail. At no point does the trail throw up anything “out of character” and although challenging, no parts are too big, dangerous, or  intimidating.

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