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Stage 5: Chepstow to Libanus — GB Divide

Stage 5: Chepstow to Libanus — GB Divide

55.2 mi
7.3 mph
5,125 ft
4,725 ft
Expert gravel ride. Very good fitness required. Some portions of the Tour may require you to push your bike.

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Includes segments in which cycling is not permitted

You may need to dismount and push your bike.

0.65 mi in total

The surface of a segment of this Tour may not be suitable

Some segments of your route comprise a surface that may not be suitable for your chosen sport.

99 yd in total

Tour Overview

Starting Point
6.15 mi

Wentwood Forest push up

Bike Touring Highlight

7.51 mi

Wentwood gravel forestry roads

Bike Touring Highlight

37.4 mi
43.4 mi

Pontsticill Reservoir

Bike Touring Highlight

46.8 mi

The Gap

Mountain Biking Highlight (Segment)

55.2 mi



Tour Profile

  • Elevation
  • Waytypes & Surfaces


Singletrack: 1.77 mi
Path: 10.0 mi
Cycleway: 4.55 mi
Street: 3.33 mi
Road: 34.8 mi
State Road: 0.66 mi


Alpine: 0.26 mi
Unpaved: 12.1 mi
Compacted Gravel: 0.61 mi
Paved: 22.8 mi
Asphalt: 18.8 mi
Unknown: 0.65 mi

Weather Forecast


The Racing Collective planned a gravel ride.

March 24, 2020


  • The Racing Collective

    The first stage GB Divide through Wales is a truly memorable one; taking you from Chepstow on the Severn Estuary across the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park. You might find that this is one of the few days you wish you were on a mountain bike! There's some potential hike-a-bike on The Gap, so

    • March 24, 2020

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