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Carmel Head & the Skerries from near Cemlyn Bay
Introduction to Walk 3580

Photo from the walk - Carmel Head & the Skerries from near Cemlyn Bay

County/Area - Isle of Anglesey

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 620 feet / 188 metres

Time - 2 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy

This walk along the north coast of Anglesey includes some dramatic cliffs and coastal waters. The Anglesey Coast Path, which is followed for part of this route, provides excellent walking with the chance to see many species of sea birds in their breeding season.

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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