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Blue & orange names circles with beech huskEbbw Valley Walk

26 km / 16 miles

Blaenau Gwent, 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.


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Waymark: Blue & orange names circles with beech husk
Blue & orange names circles with beech husk
Very Challenging; Forest/Woodland; Industrial History
ST212914 - Full Moon Visitor Centre, Cross Keys, Caerphilly
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SO175062 - Festival Park, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent
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25.8 Km (16.0 miles)
1,285 m (4,216 ft) ascent
429 m (1,407 ft)  maximum height