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Hiraethlyn Walk, Eglwys Bach

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Enjoy a circular walk around the village of Eglwys Bach. Learn about the area and take in great views of the valley and Snowdonia.

What kind of walk is it?

  • A circular walk around the village of Eglwys Bach with good views of the valley and the Carneddau mountains.
  • Terrain: Easy to walk, with two steep gradients.
  • Distance: 3 ½ miles.
  • Time: 2 hours.
  • Paths: Field paths, tracks and B roads. 2 stiles, 5 gates.
  • Dogs: Dogs should be kept on a lead.
  • Start and finish grid reference: SH 803702. Map: Explorer OL17.
  • Refreshments: available in local shops and pubs.

Take Care!

  • When walking along roads, walk on the right hand side in a single file.
  • Suitable footwear and clothing are essential for walking throughout the year.

How do I get there?

  • By train: There is a request stop at Tal-y-Cafn on the Conwy Valley line. Tel: 0845 7484950. National Rail 
  • By bus: Traveline
  • By car: Follow the A470 to the turning for Bodnant gardens and Eglwys Bach.

A number of publications are available to purchase. Please visit our Countryside Publications page for more information.

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