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Capital Walk - Cardiff

59 km / 37 miles

Caerphilly, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Newport
A route around Cardiff taking in Dinas Powys, St Fagan's, Taff's Well, Ruperra Castle and Castleton linking with the Taff-Ely Ridgeway Walk and Taff Trail at Taff's Well, and the Rhymney Valley Ridgeway Walk near Caerphilly.

Publication now out of print but route description available from the website below.


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Route Profile:

59.5 Km (37.0 miles)
1,212 m (3,976 ft) ascent
297 m (974 ft)  maximum height