This river, also spelt Avan, rises in the hills above Cymmer and flows south-east to enter the Bristol Channel at Port Talbot. It offers trout in its middle and upper reaches with some sea trout lower down. Access for visitors is reasonable.
Rod Licence: WNWDA (Glamorgan Rivers Division)
Aberafan, WGIamTST?-(in March) 10 miles from source to estuaryBB DT:ATS(inarea)e Afan Tributary
Aberafan, WGIamT1 milenear