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Coast from Borth to Aberystwyth
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Photo from the walk - Coast from Borth to Aberystwyth

County/Area - Ceredigion

Author - Christiane Kloos

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Time - 4 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

The coastal path between Borth and Aberystwyth in Ceredigion is an excellent walk. Offering superb views north to Snowdonia at the start and views across Cardugan Bay at the end, the walk is an excellent way to explore the area.


 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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The Ceredigion and Snowdonia Coast Paths

The Ceredigion and Snowdonia Coast PathsA walking guidebook to the Cleveland Way and Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trails, plus the Tabular Hills Walk. Crossing the North York Moors National Park, coastal scenery and quiet countryside, the three routes can be joined to create an easy circular route of over 250 miles (400km). Includes a 1:25,000 scale OS map booklet of the Cleveland Way.
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The Wales Coast Path

The Wales Coast PathA single guidebook to walking the whole Wales Coast Path - 1400km (870 miles) the length of Wales from Chester to Chepstow, including Anglesey, described in 57 stages. The route passes through the Snowdonia and Pembrokeshire National Parks and many AONBs and can be linked with the Offa's Dyke Path for a complete circuit of Wales.
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