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Plynlimon and Nant-y-Moch Reservoir
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Photo from the walk - Plynlimon and Nant-y-Moch Reservoir

Region - Cambrian Mountains

County/Area - Ceredigion

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 2200 feet / 667 metres

Time - 7 hours 40 minutes

Grade - hard

Plynlimon is the highest point in mid-Wales and the source of the Severn and the Wye. This walk also includes the Nant-y-Moch Reservoir. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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