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Remote Hostels of Mid Wales

45 km / 28 miles

A circular walk, devised by Martyn Hanks, linking the YHA hostels at Blaencaron, Dolgoch and Ty'n-y-cornel in a remote area of Ceredigion. The YHA has sold these hostels which are now run as independant hostels except Blaecaron which is now a bed and breakfast establishment.


Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Anytime Challenges; Challenging; Moorland
Start and Finish
SN713609 - Blaencaron, Tregaron, Ceredigion
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Remote Hostels of Mid Wales (Martyn Hanks - Sept 08)
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path
Along Path
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
13 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
24 Km
Llety'r Wennol  (bookable online)
2 Km
35 Km
New Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
35 Km
Y Talbot  (bookable online)
1 Km
40 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
41 Km
Tregaron Old Fire Station  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
41 Km

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Route Profile:

47.0 Km (29.2 miles)
1,372 m (4,501 ft) ascent
473 m (1,552 ft)  maximum height