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Great Rhos & the Radnor Forest from New Radnor
Introduction to Walk 3023

Photo from the walk - Great Rhos & the Radnor Forest from New Radnor

County/Area - Powys

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 1750 feet / 530 metres

Grade - moderate

Great Rhos and its neighbouring hills form the basis of this Mid-Wales walk from New Radnor. Generally unspoilt, the area offers some excellent walking and this route walks high above deep valleys offering some dramatic views. 

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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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