We've put together some of our favourite tried and tested Family Friendly Trails. They're trails for you to walk, run, cycle, ride or skip!
They've been chosen as they're -
Short & relatively flat,
Have parking close by
Close to facilities
Mainly traffic-free on certain routes
If you fancy giving our four chosen family favourites a go thendownload the map, grab your gear and head out.
Map - choose and download your map today
Individual Route Maps -
1. Cefn Coed to Ffynon Dwn Trail 2. Aberfan Community Centre to Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Centre
3. Parc Taf Bargoed Lake Trail 4. Parc Taf Bargoed to Summit Centre Trail
Our latest videos help to capture the essence of the majestic Taff Trail.
You can find more information and guidance please follow the link below.
Countryside Code. Sustrans Cycle Route Network. Route 8. Ramblers Cymru. Valleys Regional Park - For Family Friendly Walks.
The Family Friendly Trails are just four of a series of trails running right through the county borough that encapsulates the area's history complemented by miles and miles of natural beauty. So if you want to take time to stop at one of our amazing adventure attractions, learn about our history, shop, eat, sleep or just take a moment to savour the breathtaking scenery. Merthyr has it all.