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Foel Fenli & Moel Famau from Loggerheads
Introduction to Walk 1259

Photo from the walk - Foel Fenli & Moel Famau from Loggerheads

Region - Clwydian Hills

County/Area - Denbighshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 1680 feet / 509 metres

Time - 6 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

Starting from Loggerheads Country Park in Denbighshire, this walk climbs to Foel Fenli. From here the route follows the Offa's Dyke National Trail along the main ridge of the Clwydian Hills to Moel Famau from where a gentle descent is made back to the start. The walk offers superb views from the main ridge as far afield as Snowdonia. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


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