Welsh Coast

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: Pensarn to Ffynnongroyw

November 15, 2015
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Date walked: 15th August 2015 Distance: around 14 miles Map used: OS Explorer 264: Vale of Clwyd and OS Explorer 265 Clwydian Range *********** I had stayed last night at Gwesty Glyndawr. I won’t be staying there again. I thought the safest breakfast was a bacon butty, which was fine. It was a fresh morning, […]

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Wales at the Water’s Edge – a review (Gomer 2012)

December 14, 2014
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Writer: Jon Gower Photographer: Jeremy Moore Publisher: Gomer Press    £19.99 Hardback: 160 pages This book was published in 2012 to coincide with the formal opening of the Wales Coast Path and is described on the cover as “a visual and verbal evocation of that journey”. The foreword, written by the chair of the Countryside Council […]

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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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Copyright Charles Hawes (2012)