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Mawddach Way

A strenuous walk (low hills and fells (below 600m)) in national park Snowdonia in Gwynedd, Wales, about 38.36km (23.84 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 12:00 (1 overnight stay). It is unsuitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 1024m (3359ft)
Loss 1012m (3320ft)
Max. Elevation 370m (1213ft)
Elevation (total) 2036m (6679ft)
Start & End
Barmouth
Distance 38.36km
(23.84mi)
Duration ~12:00
Difficulty  
Strenuous
10Created by Snowbi on 01 Jun 2009
The Mawddach Way is a circular footpath walk around the Mawddach estuary, North Wales, covering almost 50 km and climbing a total of 2226 m along the way, before finishing with a crossing of the iconic Barmouth Bridge. Detailed GPS data and a guide book are available from www.MawddachWay.co.uk

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Waypoints

OS Grid SH611158
Start of the walk
Gellfawr About 1.30 km (~0.81 miles) from
OS Grid SH618169
Old farm
Bwlch y Llan About 0.63 km (~0.39 miles) from
OS Grid SH620175
Pass
Cross Roads About 2.96 km (~1.84 miles) from
OS Grid SH636200
Old roads cross
Road Head About 2.00 km (~1.24 miles) from
OS Grid SH656201
Start of road
Figra Bridge About 1.55 km (~0.96 miles) from
OS Grid SH667190
Old Bridge
Garth Gell About 1.96 km (~1.22 miles) from
OS Grid SH680206
Farm House
TaicynHaeaf About 1.75 km (~1.09 miles) from
OS Grid SH689191
Small Village
Foel Ispri About 1.62 km (~1.01 miles) from
OS Grid SH701202
Foel Ispri Hill top
Cwm yr Whin About 1.77 km (~1.1 miles) from
OS Grid SH713215
Road
Hafod y fedw About 1.33 km (~0.83 miles) from
OS Grid SH726218
Farm House
Llanelltyd Bridge About 2.65 km (~1.65 miles) from
OS Grid SH717193
Old Bridge
Dolgellau About 1.70 km (~1.06 miles) from
OS Grid SH728180
Dolgellau Town
Penmaenpool About 3.41 km (~2.12 miles) from
OS Grid SH694184
Penmaenpool
Craig About 2.26 km (~1.4 miles) from
OS Grid SH711169
Old Farm
Ty Nant About 2.12 km (~1.32 miles) from
OS Grid SH697153
Farm
YHA About 1.56 km (~0.97 miles) from
OS Grid SH683160
Kings Youth Hostel
Cregennen Lakes About 2.91 km (~1.81 miles) from
OS Grid SH658145
Cregennen Lakes
Bron Lletty Ifan About 2.52 km (~1.57 miles) from
OS Grid SH637131
Farm
Barmouth Bridge About 2.36 km (~1.47 miles) from
OS Grid SH623150
Toll Bridge

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