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Moel Arthur & Moel Famau from Cilcain
Introduction to Walk 2509

Region - Clwydian Hills

County/Area - Flintshire & Denbighshire

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 2475 feet / 750 metres

Time - 7 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

The Clwydian Hills are one of the highlights of northeast Wales and form a well defined ridge which is followed by the Offa's Dyke Path National Trail. Starting from the village of Cilcain the route generally uses well defined paths and tracks to explore some of the highest sections on the ridge. Choose a clear day and you can see to the high summits of the Snowdonia National Park. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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Walk 2550
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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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