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New Quay to Cwmtydu using the coastal path
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Photo from the walk - New Quay to Cwmtydu using the coastal path

County/Area - Ceredigion

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 2000 feet / 606 metres

Time - 6 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

A walk using the Ceredigion Coastal Path between New Quay and Cwmtydu. Although described as an out-and-back walk it can become a one-way route by using the local bus service. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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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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