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Mawddach Bridge and Arthog from Barmouth
Introduction to Walk 1647

Photo from the walk - Mawddach Bridge and Arthog from Barmouth

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Cadair Idris

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.4 miles / 8.8 km

Ascent - 200 feet / 61 metres

Time - 2 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy

A short Snowdonia circular walk ideal for an evening stroll. The route includes crossing the Barmouth Bridge and some excellent views across the Mawddach Estuary and surrounding mountains. The walk also includes a section of the Mawddach Trail. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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