Porthmadog to Moel-y-Gest Walk - 06.05.19


  • Date:
    06/05/2019
  • Start Time:
    09:30
  • Duration:
    4 Hours
  • Cost:
    £0.00
  • Venue:
    Ysgol Foel Gron
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Wales Coast Path Walking Festival This is a walk to inspire you. The circular route ascends the mountain through woods and up grassy paths to a great summit and lovely 360 degree views of the Llyn peninsula, Snowdonia and Criccieth and Harlech castles, with a lovely walk back to the Ganolfan. Gentle start along the Coast Path, then up through woods, tracks and grassy paths, some mud and a scramble to the top with a clamber over rock on the way down. Distance: 5.3 miles Time: Approximately four hours including a lunch stop. Registration time: 9.30 for 10am start. Walking ability: Moderate to strenuous. A good level of fitness is requited as the walk includes steep ascents and some scrambling over rocks. Fit dogs welcome on a leash. What to bring: Packed lunch, warm, waterproof clothes, sun-screen/ hat and binoculars. Amenities: Cafe and toilets available on the way down at Borth y Gest. Access: Please note this walk is Not Suitable for wheelchairs. Children: This is a tough walk and Not Suitable for young children Dogs are welcome if they are fit and on a leash