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A-Z of WALKS and CATEGORIES

Area: Gwynedd

'The Walking Festival is a well established event organised by Barmouth Publicity Association to take advantage of the fabulous walks and dramatic landscape accessible from Barmouth, on the west co ...
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Category Merioneth

'You can download each Trail description, complete with map and local information. Some Trails explore the rich local Welsh culture & heritage, all have memorable views. There are Trails for ev ...
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Category Merioneth

Sections include: Coastal Path; Local Nature Reserves; Recreational Routes; Woodlands ...


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Category Gwynedd

The Walks are: [1] Garreg, Mosaic and More - - - : [2] Old Parish of Llanfrothen - - - : [3] Gwenllian and the Wern - - - : [4] Literature and Slate


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Category Merioneth

'We have a varied terrain here in Snowdonia from rugged mountain peaks, long sandy beaches to crystal clear lakes and rivers. The National Park continues to develop a network of footpaths geared to ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'Snowdonia is famous the world over for its majestic rugged beauty. Betws y Coed is long renowned for its stunning scenery, emerald forests and fast flowing rivers; a natural base for a walking fes ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'Our site was developed as a pleasure garden by the Chester and Holyhead Railway Company in the 1840s. The garden was laid out with Cascade, Lime Avenue, and other features, to the design of Sir Jo ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'No wonder walkers love to visit North Wales. They come here to find themselves (or lose themselves) in our great outdoors. But sometimes you have to walk – just because there’s no road ...'


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Category Gwynedd

'The Community Council holds regular surveys of the paths and public footpaths in the village. The idea is to collate the information together so that paths can be properly maintained and ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'The Way traverses Ardudwy, an ancient commote, (an administrative area in the Middle Ages). It visits each of the parishes bordering Cardigan Bay and crosses the geological formation of Cambrian R ...
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Category Merioneth

'Why not use our Challenge to raise funds for your own charity? With four separate walks, ranging from a leisurely two hour guided walk to the full Bala Challenge, there is something for e ...
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Category Merioneth

Download the Trail Directions 'The trail can easily be navigated using the leaflet available from the Tourist Information centre in Barmouth, however there follows a more detailed descript ...
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Category Merioneth

'Betsi Cadwaladr (also known as Beti Cadwaladr and Betsi Davis) worked as a nurse in the Crimean War alongside Florence Nightingale, although their different social backgrounds wer ...
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Category Merioneth

'Welcome to The Cambrian Lines, the Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth Main Line and the Machynlleth to Pwllheli Coast Line, which open up Mid-Wales to the rest of the world.'


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Category Gwynedd

'Snowdon Sherpa buses run from Betws y Coed and Bangor to Ogwen car park. Pick up available from Capel Curig and Bethesda.'


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Category Merioneth

'Public transport can be used to complete this walk.'


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Category Caernarfonshire

'A detailed guide to the path is available to download as a series of individual PDF's ... or alternatively these can be bought for £1 from Tourist Information Centres on Llŷn: Part 1: Caernarfon t ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

The Northern Section 'leads along the northern hills above Llyn Tegid, offering striking views of the Arenig mountain and open countryside'. The Southern Section 'leads along the ...
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Category Merioneth

'Mary Jones, a 15-year-old Welsh girl walked 26 miles in search of a Bible. By doing so Mary helped inspire the founding of Bible Society which gave birth to a worldwide Bible movement. Yo ...
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Category Merioneth

Gathers together Links to details of a dozen or so walks of all varieties around and about the Estuary - ranging from 'Straightforward' through 'Challenging' to 'Difficult'.


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Category Merioneth

'Follow the Mawddach Trail with Jacky and Graham O'Hanlon's 22 page guide detailing the history and points of interest that you will encounter along the beautiful "Railway Walk" along the Mawddach ...
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Category Merioneth

'We wanted to create a journey where it really was possible to leave the car at home, and this was a big influence in choosing Barmouth, with its rail connections, as the suggested starting point. ...
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Category Merioneth

'The network of paths created to link the small villages and hamlets to the quarries, schools and chapels and the surrounding countryside were just as important. Many of the paths are still in use ...
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Category Gwynedd

'Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon) at 1085 metres is the highest mountain in Wales (and England), and her beauty dominates the surrounding hills. From the summit, on a clear day, you can see the robust mountains ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'Our network of archaeological walks includes Craig y Ddinas, a hill fort that has remnants of both the Iron Age and Roman period. You can also trace the area's Neolithic past with the ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'Writer Charles Williams says there are tons of reasons to take children up mountains. Yes, it's good for them (and you). And yes, it's great for family bonding. But when you're eight year ...
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Category Accessible Walks

'These walks are relatively short and most have sections that are accessible to wheelchair users. They are also suitable for those who want to use pushchairs and are great leisure walks.'


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Category Accessible Walks

'All the information on this site is provided with no guarantee as to its accuracy, and visitors are reminded of the BMC [British Mountaineering Council] participation statement which states that " ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'Snowdon is a climb, but even the less fit can still manage it - thousands of people, including many young children do it each year. None of the routes up involve climbing except Crib Goch - you sh ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'This path was named after Sir Edward Watkin, Liberal Member of Parliament and railway entrepreneur who retired to a chalet in Cwm Llan on the foothills of Snowdon. A track to the South Sn ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'In order to complete the Welsh 3000s Challenge you are required to have been at the top of all 15 of the mountains over 3000 ft in Wales within the space of 24 hours, without using any form of tra ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

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