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Cemaes Head & Clawddcam from Poppit Sands
Introduction to Walk 3490

Photo from the walk - Cemaes Head & Clawddcam from Poppit Sands

Nat Park - Pembrokeshire Coast

County/Area - Pembrokeshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.3 miles / 13.5 km

Ascent - 1250 feet / 379 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

This demanding Pembrokeshire walk from Poppit Sands heads south exploring undulating countryside to reach the coast at Pwyllgranant. The route then follows the lofty Pembrokeshire Coast Path which rises to over 500 feet above the sea before reaching Cemaes Head before descending back to the start. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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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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