Family Friendly Routes
Carmarthenshire - The Cycling Hub of Wales
If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of traffic, Carmarthenshire has some fantastic traffic free routes on the The Celtic Trail West, with some great family friendly routes.
A superb mostly flat, well surfaced and easily accessible coastal traffic free route that follows the stunning Carmarthenshire coast, along the route of the Wales Coast Path for a distance of approximately 13miles from Bynea in the East to Pembrey Country Park in the West. Download the map and cycle the route
Start: Bynea or Pembrey Country Park
Total Length: 22km
Difficulty Rating: ungraded but would be green easy if graded
Estimated time: 2 hours each way
This fantastic off-road path follows the route of the historic Llanelli and Mynydd Mawr Mineral Railway through the beautiful countryside of the Gwendraeth Valley. It is mostly flat, with a tarmac surface and easily accessible. Download the map and cycle the route
Start: Sandy Water Park Llanelli, or Cefneithin Rugby Club ground near Cross Hands.
Total Length: 19km or 12 miles
Difficulty Rating: Ungraded but would be green easy if graded.
Total Time: around 2 hours each way.
A beautiful traffic-free riverside path extends nearly eight miles from Pantyffynnon to Brynamman along the River Amman with great views to the Black and Betws Mountains and wonderful scenery. The path passes through woodland, farmland and beside river pools, with plenty of wildlife along the route. Download the map and cycle the route
Start: Pantyffynnon RFC ground near Ammanford
Total Length: Pantyffynnon to Brynaman is 11km each way
Difficulty Rating: Ungraded but would be Green easy if graded
Estimated Time: 1.5 hours each way.