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Blue & orange names circles with beech huskEbbw Valley Walk

26 km / 16 miles

Blaenau G, Caerphilly
The Walk goes through forests and woodlands, exploring the industrial history, farming techniques and local superstitions associated with the valley. The way-marked Raven Walk - a 12 miles circular and included on OS mapping, based on the Cwncarn Forest Drive Visitor Centre, crosses the Ebbw Valley Walk to the west of the centre. The Sirhowy Valley Walk can be linked at Full Moon Visitor Centre.


Details:

Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Blue & orange names circles with beech husk Waymark: Blue & orange names circles with beech husk
Attributes: Forest/Woodland; Industrial History
Start:
ST212914 - Full Moon Visitor Centre, Cross Keys, Caerphilly
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Finish:
SO175062 - Festival Park, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau G
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Web Sites: The Valleys - Ebbw
  GPS Routes - Ebbw Valley Walk

Maps:

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Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger: 161171
OS Landranger Active: 161171
OS Explorer: 13152166
OS Explorer Active: 13152166

Connected Paths:

Paths Marked on OS mapping: Raven Walk; Sirhowy Valley Ridgeway Walk
Other Paths: Cambrian Way

Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File: Ebbw Valley Walk GPX Exchange Format Route File Login to Download
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MemoryMap Route file: Ebbw Valley Walk Memory Map Route File Login to Download
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Tracklogs Route file: Ebbw Valley Walk Tracklogs Route file Login to Download
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Route Profile:

25.8 Km (16.0 miles)
1,285 m (4,216 ft) ascent
429 m (1,407 ft)  maximum height