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Wales Coast Path: Flint to the end

December 13, 2015
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Date walked: 17th August 2015 Distance: about 12 miles Maps used: OS Explorer 265 – Clwydian Range (for 10 minutes), then OS Explorer 266- Wirral and Chester *************** After three and a bit years my last day of walking the coast path had arrived. As I am writing this up three months later I am […]

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Wales Coast Path: Ffynnongroyw to Flint

November 29, 2015
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Date walked: 16th August 2015 Map used: OS Explorer 265 – Clwydian Range Distance: 14 miles ************ Breakfast at the Linegar Inn was a mixture of self-service (from a very restricted range of cereals, no fresh fruit, no pastries and instant coffee) and a served-to-order cooked breakfast. The cooked bit was fine but not to […]

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Wales Coast Path: Beaumaris to Benllech

June 21, 2015
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 Date walked: April 11th 2015 Distance: around 15 miles Map used: OS Explorer 262- Anglesey West From today and for the following 4 days I had arranged for a bag to be transferred between overnight stops by Anglesey Walking Holidays. I had to pay for their minimum of two bags rate of £16 a day. I […]

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Wales Coast Path: Menai Bridge to Beaumaris

June 7, 2015
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Date walked: 10th April 2015 Distance: About 5 miles Map used: OS Explorer 263: Anglesey East ************* It felt like a long time since I had finished my last section of the Path at Menai Bridge. And it had been – over 7 months. So I was quite excited to be giving myself the best […]

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Wales Coast Path: Criccieth to Pwllheli

July 13, 2014
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Date walked: 12th May 2014 Distance: 11 miles Cumulative “official” total of miles walked along The Wales Coast Path: 612 (A guide to the whole path published by St David’s Press in May 2014 claims that the route is 892 miles) The website of the Wales Coast Path is http://www.walescoastpath.gov.uk/default.aspx OS map required:  Explorer 254- lleyn Peninsula […]

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Wales Coast Path: Near South Hook Point, Pembrokeshire to near Marloes

September 1, 2013
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Distance walked: 18.2  miles Date walked  21st  July 2013 Map required: OL36- South Pembrokeshire Suggested walking guide book: Pembrokeshire Coast Path by Jim Manthorpe The Pembrokeshire Coast path Officer is Dave MacLachlan. His email is DaveMac@pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk The Pembrokeshire Coast is also a National Park which is  responsible for planning decisions. All the photographs were taken on my new Canon G15. […]

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Wales Coast Path: Angle to Pembroke

June 30, 2013
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Date Walked:  29th April 2013 Approximate Distance: 11.5 miles Map required: OL36- South Pembrokeshire Suggested walking guide book: Pembrokeshire Coast Path by Jim Manthorpe This section of the path is within Pembrokeshire. Their Coast path Officer is Dave MacLachlan. His email is DaveMac@pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk The Pembrokeshire Coast is also a National Park who are responsible for planning decisions. My third night in […]

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Wales Coast Path: Manorbier to Bosherston

June 2, 2013
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Date Walked:  27th April 2013 Approximate Distance: 11 miles (a very gentle pace!) OS Map required: OL36- South Pembrokeshire Suggested walking guide-book: Pembrokeshire Coast Path by Jim Manthorpe This section of the path is within Pembrokeshire. Their Coast path Officer is Dave MacLachlan. His email is DaveMac@pembrokeshirecoast.org.uk The National Trust are having a competition to invite […]

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Wales Coast Path: St Clears to Amroth

November 5, 2012
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 Approximate distance: 17 miles Walked 16th October 2012 Mostly a straightforward walk on the level (especially if you are able to walk on the beach at Pendine and Marros sands).  Quite steep out of Laugharne. Fabulous at the end at low tide. This section of the path is within Carmarthenshire. Their  Countryside Access and Recreation […]

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Wales Coast Path: Carmarthen to St Clears

October 29, 2012
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 Walked 15th October 2012 Approximate distance 19 miles, It should have been 18 but I went the wrong way at one point. A long walk often on minor roads or beside busier ones. Many of the fields were very muddy and wet. OS Map Explorer 177 Carmarthen and Kidwelly. This section of the path is […]

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Copyright Charles Hawes (2012)