Gethin Woods, Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales

Book uplift online


Our bus uplift fleet will transport you to the Summit of Myndd Gethin at 491 metres elevation so you can enjoy the amazing variety of world class descending trails we offer.  Simply select the day you wish to visit and follow the simple process to purchase your day pass, we strongly recommend pre-booking as day passes are seldom available on-spec.

By purchasing an uplift day pass (price includes park entry) you have access to the uplift service for the duration of your visit and are able to use the uplift service as many times as you wish to maximise fun on the trails.  Typically day pass riders are able to complete 10+ runs in a day giving them as much as 3,000 vertical metres of downhill single track heaven. 

If you are unable to pre-book your day pass you can arrive on a day of your choice and purchase a pedal pass and use the uplift on a pay as you go basis. Please note that pay as you go riders will only be able to get onto the uplift service when a seat becomes available. As a result, waiting times will vary depending on how busy the system is.

Please remember that children aged 16 years and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times (including on the trails and on the uplift), no adult, no ride, no refund! If a booking is made for a person under the age of 17 you must notify BikePark Wales as soon as you book, notifying us of who will be accompanying them. There are no refunds if you turn up alone.

Please note any bike with a tyre wider then 2.75" will not fit onto our uplift trailers. Our trailers have been adapted to take childrens bikes with wheels 14 inches in diameter and larger.

Please provide a valid mobile phone number when booking as we will need this to contact via mass text you if we have to close the park due to extreme weather conditions



Day uplift pass: Mon-Thurs =  £36, Friday = £39, Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays = £43

Weekend passes = £82

Summer evening pass (May - Mid August)  5PM - 8PM (subject to light)£20

The above prices include your £11 park entry fee.

Riders who do not have a day uplift pass can purchase single runs at the head of the uplift queue using card or smart phone at £5.50 per ride. Please note you will need to purhcase a pedal pass if using the pay as you go system and queue times may vary

Uplift Operating hours

Operating Hours: 10am to 4pm (subject to light in winter) all year with no lunch time stop. 

NOTE: The first uplift bus will pull-off loaded at 10am so if you want to catch the first run arrive at the pickup point at 9.50am. 

Summer evening sessions (May - Mid August)  5PM - 8PM (subject to light)

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