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Amazing Walk

A beautiful walk along the river with different paths accessible via bridges. Nine miles of... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Z9584ZQandrewh
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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Great walk, poor signing

Really lovely walk. Took the dogs, had to carry them over some stiles which wouldn't of been too... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Loopyloo91
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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful walk along the river with different paths accessible via bridges. Nine miles of walkways with trails to follow. -A great days walk -Large car park A hidden gem :)

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Z9584ZQandrewh
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Like to take this wal to distress myself. Nice and quiet,but occasional meeet cyclistYou have the canals and then the river and the bridge at the water works is spectacular to watch. The farmland area can be tricky to cross ,but have been many times...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Really lovely walk. Took the dogs, had to carry them over some stiles which wouldn't of been too bad if they were small! Signs for the walk needs a lot of improving in certain areas and there is in bridge which has practically fallen apart.....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

We did the walk yesterday - great start along a pretty riverbank along with dog walkers then out in he countryside things changed. Quite muddy and overgrown but at least for first 5 miles well signposted then ........ nothing - either well hidden or non...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Ed D
Reviewed April 29, 2018

What a beautiful walk, lots of birds to spot and wildlife, a really nice area, with the River Clydach running through it

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

A lovely, usually quiet, wooded valley, following the old course of tramways built when coal was mined here. The first section is well drained and laid with gravel with a couple of sandy 'beaches' if you want your dog to go in the river. After...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank pacmantoo
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Lovely walk with or without your dog, can be a little problematic with the inconsiderate dog owners who think poo bags should hang on trees, nasty. But don't let that put you off, enjoy the views and birds it's great.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank M L
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I was told about this walk by a colleague. It's a pretty good workout especially when you get lost as many times as I did. Partially because of the difficulty in finding the next sign in peak summer and partially because I took a detour...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ian A
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Nice little walk that's been improved much over the past few years. Could still do with a better signage and can be a bit muddy so best to be prepared with good footwear and a walk map to keep you on course. The first section...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Tourist663923
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

That day I have no idea what to do. I decided to walk from swansea marina to the mumbles. Once I stopped to take some pictures I saw a tiny road which all the bikes passing through it. I walked to there and then I...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Margaret Mary O
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Response from Tourist663923 |
Yes there is a bus that goes to Craig cefn park hourly that stops at the reserve entrance. The entrance is right by the new inn pub.
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