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Cwm Clydach Walk

Craigcefnparc, Swansea, Wales
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Great walk but badly signposted

We did the walk yesterday - great start along a pretty riverbank along with dog walkers then out in... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Ed D
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Swansea, United Kingdom
What a walk

What a beautiful walk, lots of birds to spot and wildlife, a really nice area, with the River... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Huw J
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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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9 Mile Nature Walk.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“rspb reserve” (2 reviews)
“stone circle” (2 reviews)
“great walk” (4 reviews)
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Craigcefnparc, Swansea, Wales
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

We did the walk yesterday - great start along a pretty riverbank along with dog walkers then out in he countryside things changed. Quite muddy and overgrown but at least for first 5 miles well signposted then ........ nothing - either well hidden or non...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

What a beautiful walk, lots of birds to spot and wildlife, a really nice area, with the River Clydach running through it

Thank Huw J
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

A lovely, usually quiet, wooded valley, following the old course of tramways built when coal was mined here. The first section is well drained and laid with gravel with a couple of sandy 'beaches' if you want your dog to go in the river. After...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Lovely walk with or without your dog, can be a little problematic with the inconsiderate dog owners who think poo bags should hang on trees, nasty. But don't let that put you off, enjoy the views and birds it's great.

Thank M L
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

I was told about this walk by a colleague. It's a pretty good workout especially when you get lost as many times as I did. Partially because of the difficulty in finding the next sign in peak summer and partially because I took a detour...More

Thank Ian A
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Nice little walk that's been improved much over the past few years. Could still do with a better signage and can be a bit muddy so best to be prepared with good footwear and a walk map to keep you on course. The first section...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

That day I have no idea what to do. I decided to walk from swansea marina to the mumbles. Once I stopped to take some pictures I saw a tiny road which all the bikes passing through it. I walked to there and then I...More

Thank Haya D
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Reviewed 18 June 2016

place were i grew up in and we went back to see what had changed its a lovely walk will recommend others to enjoy them selves like we did

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Reviewed 29 May 2016

Really easy Sunday morning stroll loads of wildlife and the river running through was lovely will definitely go back

Thank Will C
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

We picked up a leaflet for the 9 mile Cwm Clydach walking route. The leaflet is well designed and informative and looked easy to follow. The route is advertised as 9 miles, taking 4 hours 10 minutes and starting from the RSPB reserve car park...More

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Margaret Mary O
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Yes there is a bus that goes to Craig cefn park hourly that stops at the reserve entrance. The entrance is right by the new inn pub.
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