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Lledr Valley

A leisurely walk (riverside) in national park Snowdonia in Clwyd, Wales, about 8.30km (5.16 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 2:30h. It is unsuitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Ascent 64m (209ft)
Descent 69m (226ft)
Max. Elevation 350m (1148ft)
Altitude Gain & Loss 133m (435ft)
Start & End
Distance 8.30km
Duration ~2:30h
1Created by driver 16 on 31 Oct 2010
This riverside walk follows the Lledr Valley, south of Moel Siabod. The route comes from Pathfinder guide No. 32 'North Wales, Snowdon and Offa's Dyke' published by Jarrold. It's number 17 in the book.

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OS Grid SH738521
From station, head up to car park area.
OS Grid SH739520
Left out of the station, cross the railway bridge, t-junction left, and at the last house on the left, take the forest road for 2 and a 1/2 miles.
About 0.14 km (~0.09 miles) from
OS Grid SH773536
Easily missed - take a very sharp left, passing under the railway bridge. See the farmhouse, see the fingerpost to 'River walk to Dolwyddelan'. Turn right through a large metal gate onto a very overgrown path and follow the river - tall waterproof boots advisable!!
About 3.79 km (~2.35 miles) from
OS Grid SH756536
Cross over the road, climb the rising path to the tarred drive by the hotel, go left along the tarred path until you see Pont-y-pant Station. (If tired, wait here for a train.) Keep on parallel with the railway line, under another railway bridge and into the meadow.
About 1.69 km (~1.05 miles) from
OS Grid SH746530
On towards where the walk started.
About 1.13 km (~0.7 miles) from
OS Grid SH737521
Well done !!!!!
About 1.32 km (~0.82 miles) from

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