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Moel Arthur and Penycloddiau
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Photo from the walk - Moel Arthur and Penycloddiau

Region - Clwydian Hills

County/Area - Flintshire & Denbighshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1255 feet / 380 metres

Time - 5 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

This walk takes in the most northerly sections of high ground in the Clwydian Hills before they lose height towards the North Wales Coast. It also provides the opportunity to explore the hillfort of Moel Arthur. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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