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Photographer: Brian Horisk/AdventureArt, Fife, Scotland

Route Filmstrip & Description

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A Phototrail of the 5 mile Bike Quest Trail at Newborough Forest on Angelsey, which is managed by Natural Resources Wales. The route is mainly well surfaced but sand from the trails can blow onto the trail. There are a couple of steep inclines that people may require assistance with.

Surveyed by: Craig Grimes, July 2019 (Summer)
Accessibility Rating: 3More Information
Distance: 7.6 km

Public Transport: No
Car Park: Large car park with disabled spaces - can get very busy during the high season.
Steps: No
Barriers: Some gates with clear passing spaces to one side.
Toilets: Disabled toilets in main block

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The path to the viewing platform can get covered in sand from the dunes

Surface The path to the viewing platform can get covered in sand from the dunes

 

Viewing Platform

 

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Turn right

Path Turn right

Follow the route around to the left

Path Follow the route around to the left

 

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The Bike Quest way marker

Information The Bike Quest way marker

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Sand can blow onto the trail from the dunes making it difficult to pass

Path Sand can blow onto the trail from the dunes making it difficult to pass

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View

Turn left

Path Turn left

 

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Follow the route to the right

Path Follow the route to the right

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Follow the route to the left

Path Follow the route to the left

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At this point turn right to follow the Bike Quest Trail

Path At this point turn right to follow the Bike Quest Trail

 

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The is a long climb at this point

Path The is a long climb at this point

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Follow the path to the right

Path Follow the path to the right

On entering the far end of the car park there is a gate with the path around the left hand side of it.

Gate On entering the far end of the car park there is a gate with the path around the left hand side of it.

Turn right at the road

Path Turn right at the road

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The view towards the end of the route is spectacular!

View The view towards the end of the route is spectacular!

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Newborough Forest Bike Quest Trail Phototrail

 

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Accessibility Info Amenities Info Facilities Info Features Info Way Finding Info
Barrier
Clearance
Gate
Gradient
Obstacle
Seat
Step
Surface
Visibility
Width
Accessible toilets
Blue Badge parking bays
CarPark
Public Transport
Toilets
Bird Hide
Boating
Cafe
Fishing
Museum & Heritage
Shelter
Viewing Platform
Visitor Centre
Water  Sports Centre
Wildlife
Feature of Interest
Information
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Direction
End
Path
Start

 

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Vertical Profile

This is an approximate vertical profile with samples taken at 100m intervals along the trail.

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