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Named discs with stylised hills and seaNorth Wales Path

Conwy, Denbighshire, Gwynedd

96 km / 60 miles
This partly coastal route has significant stretches that allows the walker to explore some of the hilly hinterland. However, most of the larger resorts situated along the North Wales coastline are accessible. The western section is the more challenging, climbing onto moorlands below Moel Wnion, passing Aber Falls, and continuing below Foel Fras and Tal y Fan and then over Conwy Mountain with fine views along the coast and inland towards Snowdonia's peaks. The Great Orme and Llandudno are encircled to reach Colwyn Bay. The eastern section runs along or closer to the coast with much less ascent, passing Abergele and Rhyll to reach Prestatyn. It links with the Offa's Dyke Path National Trail, and the Clwydian Way, at Prestatyn.


Details:

Waymark: Named discs with stylised hills and sea
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named discs with stylised hills and sea
Attributes: Challenging
Coastal
Moorland
Start: SH592726 - Bangor, Gwynedd View on StreetMap
Finish: SJ060837 - Prestatyn, Denbighshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Conwy County Borough Council - North Wales Path

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Wales Coast Path Official Guide: North Wales Coast - Chester to Bangor  (Northern Eye Books  - 2015 )
Guidebook North Wales Path : and 10 selected walks  (Gwasg Carreg Gwalch  - 1999 )
Guidebook Walking the North Wales path : 60 miles from Bangor to Prestatyn plus a link route from Caernarfon  (Walking Routes  - 1997 )
External PDF Wales Coast Path & North Wales Path  (Conwy County Borough Council  - 2012 ) Download

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.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 114, 115, 116
OS Landranger Active 114, 115, 116
OS Explorer 17, 263, 264, 265
OS Explorer Active 17, 263, 264, 265

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Baggage Handling and Self Guided Walks (Celtic Trails Walking Holidays)
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Guided and Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Anglesey Walking Holidays)
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Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Wales Walking Holidays)
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Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Contours Walking Holidays)
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Walking, Hiking and Cycling Holidays (Let's Go Walking! Ltd)
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Baggage Handling and Self-Guided Walks (Walking Holiday Company)

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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Path
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Path
B & B Accommodation
Rhiwiau Isaf  (bookable online)
1 Km
24 Km
Walkers are Welcome
1 Km
24 Km
Bunk House
1 Km
24 Km
Self-catering
Plas Heulog  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
26 Km
Hostel Accommodation
3 Km
31 Km
Self-catering
Conwy Valley Cottages  (bookable online)
4 Km
31 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
37 Km
Self-catering
Bryn Tudur Holiday Caravan  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
38 Km
B & B Accommodation
Warwick House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
B & B Accommodation
Tegfan Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Hotels
St George's Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Self-catering
Sunset Cottage  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Hotels
Grand Ash Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Hotels
The Imperial Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
52 Km
B & B Accommodation
Llandudno Hostel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Hotels
Llandudno Hostel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
B & B Accommodation
Karden House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Hostel Accommodation
Llandudno Hostel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
52 Km
Hotels
Sherwood Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
53 Km
Self-catering
Beachmount  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
59 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Northwood  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
59 Km
Self-catering
Beach Bungalow  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
80 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
95 Km

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Route Profile:

99.9 Km (62.1 miles)
2,347 m (7,700 ft) ascent
395 m (1,296 ft)  maximum height

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