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Mawddach Trail

14 km / 9 miles

Gwynedd
The Mawddach Trail footpath and cycle route follows the edge of the spectacular Mawddach estuary, commencing at the town of Dolgellau, it finishes by crossing the three quarter mile long railway bridge over the mouth of the estuary into Barmouth (toll). The Mawddach lies between the mountain massifs of the Rhinogs to the north and Cadair Idris to the south.

The Trail is marked as a cycleway on OS mapping.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Attributes
Easy; Cycle Route; Coastal; River
Start
SH728179 - Dolgellau, Gwynedd
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Finish
SH611158 - Barmouth, Gwynedd
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook
Julia Bradbury's railway walks (Frances Lincoln (an imprint of Quarto) - 2010)
Booklet
Explore the Mawddach Trail (Jackie O'Hanlon)

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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1823
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1823

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Baggage Handling and Self Guided Walks (Celtic Trails Walking Holidays)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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B & B Accommodation
Aber Cottage Guesthouse  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
B & B Accommodation
Ivy House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Camp Site
Torrent Walk Caravan & Camping  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
Cader View & Arran Cottage  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
B & B Accommodation
Dolgun Uchaf  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
Helmau Cottages  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
Garden Cottage @ Torrent Walk  (bookable online)
4 Km
< 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
B & B Accommodation
Ffynnon  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
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Other
Tyddyn Mawr  (bookable online)
3 Km
1 Km
B & B Accommodation
Glandwr Mill  (bookable online)
2 Km
9 Km
Self-catering
Cysgod Y Coed  (bookable online)
2 Km
9 Km
Self-catering
Bryn Melyn Apartments  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
13 Km
Self-catering
Agnes Fach  (bookable online)
1 Km
13 Km
Self-catering
Bryn Annas Chalet  (bookable online)
2 Km
13 Km
Self-catering
Gwril View  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
14 Km
Self-catering
Penbryn Mynach Holiday Cottage  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
14 Km
Self-catering
Talarfor  (bookable online)
2 Km
14 Km
B & B Accommodation
Llwyndu Farmhouse  (bookable online)
3 Km
14 Km

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Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
MemoryMap Route file
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

15.2 Km (9.4 miles)
231 m (758 ft) ascent
30 m (98 ft)  maximum height