5 of 5 (1 vote)

Pontcysyllte Aquaduct

A leisurely walk (canal) in Wrexham (Wrecsam), Wales, about 3.30km (2.05 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 1:00h. It is unsuitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 42m (137ft)
Loss 43m (141ft)
Max. Elevation 150m (492ft)
Elevation (total) 85m (278ft)
Start & End
Ruabon
Distance 3.30km
(2.05mi)
Duration ~1:00h
Difficulty  
Leisurely
1Created by driver 16 on 06 Nov 2010
Once again, the trusty Pathfinder Guide No. 32 'North Wales, Snowdon and Offa's Dyke' provides this walk - no. 11, Cefn Mawr Country Park.

Walk Functions

Share

Nearby Walks

Chirk & River Ceiriog

★★★★★ ★★★★★
A moderate, circular walk (canal) starting in Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych), Wales, about 9.40km (5.84 mi) long, duration: ~2:45h.

Llangollen, Castell Dinas Bran and Valle Crucis Abbey

★★★★★ ★★★★★
A moderate, circular walk (countryside) starting in Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych), Wales, about 11.10km (6.90 mi) long, duration: ~3:45h.

Eglwyseg Mountain

★★★★★ ★★★★★
A moderate, circular walk (low hills and fells (below 600m)) starting in Denbighshire, Wales, about 16.90km (10.50 mi) long, duration: ~6:00h.

Walk Map

Waypoints

OS Grid SJ284424
Start of the walk by taking the bus from Ruabon to Cefn Mawr.
OS Grid SJ283426
A short bus ride from Ruabon to the start of Cefn Mawr Country Park.
About 0.20 km (~0.12 miles) from
OS Grid SJ269420
Follow the Heritage Trail around the country park to bottom of the steps that lead up to the aquaduct - over 100 steps!!
About 1.46 km (~0.91 miles) from
OS Grid SJ284426
It's a short bus ride back from the aquaduct to Ruabon.
About 1.58 km (~0.98 miles) from

What do you think?

Comment Headline
Comment
Your Name
Your Email
What does the image (right) show?
(Starts with "W" and ends with "ater Bottle")
Please note: Car Free Walks are not responsible for the accuracy of public transport information. close 
Loading...