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Walking Route:Dinas Mawddwy Walk at Dinas Mawddwy

Walking Route, free entry

Dinas Mawddwy Walk

Dinas Mawddwy Walk

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Start: Dinas Mawddwy village car park
Grid Reference: SH 858 150
Distance: 3.4 km - 2.1 miles
Grade: Easy
Terrain: Riverside walk along grassy paths and firm tracks
Maps: OS Explorer - OL 23
Refreshments: Y Llew Coch, Buckley Arms and Meirion Mill in Dinas Mawddwy. Brigands Inn and Caffi Carys, Mallwyd

1 From the car park entrance cross the road to pass the Red Lion Hotel A on your L. At the phone box, turn L to follow a path down to the river and cross the FB on your R
(Ensuring that no more than 4 persons cross the bridge at one time!).

2 Turn L along a grassy path B, then keep R up past Tan-ybwlch farm house. At the tarmac road, turn R and on through Celyn Brithion caravan park to the main road. At this point cross the road to view the old packhorse bridge C, old station house D and visit Meirion Mill E.

3 On returning, walk L along the pavement past the Buckley Arms Hotel, turn R to follow minor road to the Primary School entrance. Turn L through a kissing G and follow a way marked path up the bank and through another G, and on to the pavement.

4 Turn R and shortly turn R down into Dinas Mawddwy and back to the start.

Walk Route: Easy

Miles: 2


Free entry


Natural Resources Wales


LL49 9LP


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Map reference: SH 858147  Lat: 52.71870 Long: -3.69102

A458 from Welshpool; right at Mallwyd onto the A470 Dolgellau road.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 13 miles from Machynlleth station