Some climbs with an uneven surface and minor trip hazards. Suitable for people with a moderate level of fitness.

Penbont Woods North

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Distance0.6 mile

Difficulty Moderate ?

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A short woodland walk in front of Pen y Garreg Dam. It is a mixture of grassy and gravel paths, with a short descent via a flight of steps. This walk should taken around 20 mins.

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Garreg Ddu Reservoir

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Distance6.5 miles

Difficulty Moderate ?

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There are no significant climbs, however some areas are wet underfooot and the path through the wood is narrow in places. The walk should take around 3 hours.

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Gro Wood

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Distance4.5 miles

Difficulty Moderate ?

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There is a steady climb of 170 metres over 2.5 km and three streams to cross. The walk should take around 2 hours.

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Craig Cnwch

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Distance3.5 miles

Difficulty Moderate ?

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There are steep climbs of 40 metres up steps and 140 metres over 0.8 km. The walk should take around 2 hours. Great views of Caban Coch reservoir to Garreg Ddu viaduct.

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Penbont Woods South

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Distance0.6 mile

Difficulty Moderate ?

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There is one climb of 35 metres from the bottom to the top of Pen y Garreg Dam via a flight of steps. This walk should taken around 30 mins.

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