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Great Orme & Country Park, Llandudno (short route)
Introduction to Walk 2072

Photo from the walk - Great Orme & Country Park, Llandudno (short route)

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Time - 2 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This walk starts from Llandudno and climbs the Great Orme to enjoy great views and some solitude away from the bustle of Llandudno. There is some steep uphill and downhill walking so wear appropriate footwear. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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