Garwnant Merthyr Tydfil Epic Trail 10k 2018
03 June 2018
GARWNANT EPIC TRAIL 10K
Sunday 3rd June 2018
Welcome to Garwnant Epic Trail 10k, Presented by Tough Runner UK.
Wales premier Trail ruining events.
Join Tough Runner UK team on June 3rd , 2018 in the stunning Garwnant Forest for an action-packed day of trail running.
Garwnant is the southern gateway to the Brecon Beacons National Park. It is situated along the A470, 14 miles south of Brecon and five miles north of Merthyr Tydfil.
It is also within the Fforest Fawr Geopark, one of a number of places across the world designated for their international geological significance.
Keep an eye on this event page on Facebook because we'll be making special announcements about the race on a regular basis!
Your entry fee includes
- A unique and beautiful running experience
- A fully marked and Marshalled route
- Finisher medal
- Finish Line Water & Food
- Electronic Chip Timing
- Special award for top 3 finishers
- Free Local Professional Photographer
- Course aid-stations
- Event facilities including toilets
How to get here
Garwnant Visitor Centre is situated just off the A470, five miles north of Merthyr Tydfil.
The OS grid reference is SO 003 132.
The postcode for satellite navigation is CF48 2HU.
The café is adjacent to the visitor centre and it is run by local company, Just Perfect Catering.
The café serves hot and cold drinks, cakes, lunches and daily specials.
It specialises in local produce ranging from Celtic Pride beef to Welsh real dairy award-winning ice cream.
There are picturesque views from the restaurant area and there is outside seating for warmer days.
Summary of facilities for disabled visitors
- disabled parking
- wheelchair access to the visitor centre and café
- accessible toilets (with baby changing facilities)
- Changing Places toilet (with baby changing facility)
- hearing loop in café, meeting room and information centre
- picnic tables with easy access for wheelchairs and electric buggies
- all-ability trail
The nearest train station is in Merthyr Tydfil.
The local bus service which passes the site is the T4 Merthyr to Brecon.
The Beacons Bus also passes the site and operates during the summer. For details of public transport visit www.traveline.cymru
The Taff Trail passes through Garwnant on its way from Cardiff to Brecon. This is a multi-purpose route for cyclists and walkers. The section that passes through Garwnant is more suitable for walking than cycling.
Registration open from: 09:00:00