• Discover
  • Route planner
  • Features

komoot planned this outdoor adventure with komoot!

Discover your own fun with the #1 outdoor app.


Stage 1 - Prestatyn to Llangollen

Stage 1 - Prestatyn to Llangollen

56.7 mi
7.0 mph
6,500 ft
6,200 ft
Expert mountain bike ride. Very good fitness required. Advanced riding skills necessary.

Better plan each individual stage of your adventure with the multi-day planner — available as a part of komoot Premium.

Learn More
komoot premium logo

Tour Overview

Starting Point
1.09 mi

Prestatyn Castle

7.49 mi

Ffynnon Asa Spring

46.3 mi

Llandegla Forest mountain bike trails

Mountain Biking Highlight

47.9 mi


Mountain Biking Highlight (Segment)

56.5 mi


Mountain Biking Highlight

56.7 mi



Tour Profile

  • Elevation
  • Waytypes & Surfaces


Singletrack: 20.1 mi
Path: 6.86 mi
Access Road: < 109 yd
Cycleway: 0.82 mi
Street: 1.94 mi
Road: 25.3 mi
State Road: 1.68 mi


Natural: 0.39 mi
Unpaved: 12.8 mi
Paved: 22.8 mi
Asphalt: 6.28 mi
Unknown: 14.4 mi

Weather Forecast


komoot planned a mountain bike ride.

April 5, 2017


  • komoot

    On Stage 1, you’ll ride the Clwydian Way as you gradually climb from the north coast to the low hills of the Clwydian Range. From there, you head towards the Llangegla Forest and bike park (for more info, visit oneplanetadventure.com) before dropping down to the Llangollen canal, the River Dee, and finally

    April 5, 2017
  • This was the best stage of the tour for me. From Bodfari to Ruthin on Clwydian hills it seemed there were endless tracks of fantastic quality. Also there was good cycling through Llandegla forest which made the climb a joy, then incredible views over the top to LLangollen

    July 12, 2019
  • Is this doable on a gravel bike?

    March 15, 2021
  • I don't think the route as published on Komoot is particularly suitable for a Gravel bike as it's a pretty tough mountain bike route. However there are road alternatives for some of the sections, although you would still need to do the Clywdian Hills and Llangegla Forest. The surface here is pretty good

    March 15, 2021

You Might Also Like

Gravel bike in the UK's wildest landscapes with Wild Cycles

Bike Touring Collection by Wild Cycles

Ice cream & incredible views – cycling the North Wales Coastal Route

Bike Touring Collection by Amy

Epic coast-to-coast hike along ancient monument — Offa’s Dyke Path

Hiking Collection by Dan Hobson

North Wales mountain biking — Gogledd Cymru's finest

Mountain Biking Collection by Barney

Trans-Wales bikepacking in 4 days

Mountain Biking Collection by komoot

Hiking in Denbighshire

Hiking Collection by komoot

Running Trails in Denbighshire

Running Collection by komoot

Mountain Hikes in North Wales

Mountain Climbing Collection by komoot

MTB Trails in Denbighshire

Mountain Biking Collection by komoot

Road Cycling Routes in Denbighshire

Road Cycling Collection by komoot

Cycling in Denbighshire

Bike Touring Collection by komoot