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Plynlimon from Esteddfa Gurig
Introduction to Walk 1304

Photo from the walk - Plynlimon from Esteddfa Gurig

Region - Cambrian Mountains

County/Area - Ceredigion

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This ascent of Plynlimon, the highest point in mid-Wales, offers superb views and quiet approach paths. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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