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Llanbedrog Headland Circular
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Photo from the walk - Llanbedrog Headland Circular

Region - Llyn Peninsula

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Ascent - 450 feet / 136 metres

Time - 1 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy

Easy Llŷn Peninsula walk from Llanbedrog makes a circuit of the headland lying west of the village. The route follows a section of the Wales Coast Path around the high ground of Mynydd Tir-y-cwmwd with fine views south to Abersoch and east to Pwllheli and the mountains of Snowdonia. 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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