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The Preseli Ridge along the Golden Road
Introduction to Walk 3466

Photo from the walk - The Preseli Ridge along the Golden Road

Nat Park - Pembrokeshire Coast

County/Area - Pembrokeshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.4 miles / 10.4 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Time - 3 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Pembrokeshire walk follows the Golden Road from Bwlch-gwynt to the extensive hillfort on Foel Drygarn. The route is easy to follows and offers fine views across the surrounding area. In addition there are many Iron-Age relics along the way to keep your interest. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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