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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 16. Sandy Haven to The Gann

Walk 16 starts on the western side of Sandy Haven, our previous walk having reached the eastern side of this tidal inlet. There’s very limited parking on this side of the Haven, a layby on the country lane near Skerryback Farm provides a safe space only a short distance uphill from the lane which leads …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 15. Milford Haven to Sandy Haven

Our plans to make progress with a series of walks on the Pembrokeshire coast this year were thrown into disarray when the coronavirus / Covid-19 global pandemic resulted in the UK implementing a national lockdown in March 2020. In Wales non-essential travel was limited to 5 miles from a home address and activities such as …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 14. Pembroke to Milford Haven

Our next walk on the Pembrokeshire coast path was from Pembroke to Milford Haven, which we completed in 2 stages. The first stage a ‘bridge to bridge’ 4 miles walk from Pembroke’s ancient stone arch Mill Bridge to the modern Cleddau Bridge and Burton Ferry, followed by an 8 mile afternoon ramble to Milford Haven. …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 13. Pwllcrochan to Pembroke

The next stage of our coast path walks is from Pwllcrochan Church, near the power station,  to Pembroke town a distance of 6.6 miles on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. A small parking area is available on the rural lane near Pwllcrochan Church. There’s an old school house ruin on the lane a sign of past …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 12. Angle Bay to Pwllcrochan

After the stunning scenery of the South Pembrokeshire coastline it was a little difficult to be enthused about the next stages of the coast path between Angle Bay and Cleddau Bridge. In the maritime heyday of tall sailing ships the natural deep waterway of Milford Haven was renowned for its scenic beauty and famously described …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 11. Freshwater West and Angle

This walk covered the coast path and countryside of the Angle Peninsula in South Pembrokeshire. We completed this walk in March 2019 on a weekend of fine blue sky spring weather, perfect conditions for a coastal walk. Our start point was the beach car park at West Angle Bay which is situated at the end …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 10. Castlemartin Range West

The coastline between the Green Bridge of Wales and Freshwater West lies within the military training area of Castlemartin Range West. As this area has no public access, the official Wales Coast Path route turns inland at Stack Rocks, missing out the coastline by following the highway lanes to Castlemartin village and onto Freshwater West. …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 9. St. Govan’s & Green Bridge of Wales

This walk from St. Govan’s headed westwards across a remote, rugged and wild coastal landscape until reaching the awesome natural rock feature the Green Bridge of Wales. As this area is part of the Ministry Of Defence Castlemartin Range East, access is restricted on military training days and planning a walk here in advance is …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 8. Bosherston to St. Govan’s

This circular walk starts from the village of Bosherston, to Broad Haven South and across to the St. Govan’s Headland and returning to the village by country lane. It’s an opportunity to enjoy another walk through the wonderfully scenic Stackpole Estate, following the trails around the famous lily ponds down to Broad Haven South dunes …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 7. Barafundle Bay & Stackpole estate

This 5 mile circular walk starts at Stackpole Quay, covers 2 miles of coast path including 2 of the best beaches (Barafundle and Broad Haven South) on the Pembrokeshire coastline, then links with a nature reserve trail around the wonderful Bosherston lily ponds and Stackpole estate. Barafundle Bay is one of our favourite places in …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 6. Freshwater East to Stackpole Quay

We returned to Pembrokeshire in mid October for our next walk from Freshwater East westwards to the National Trust site of Stackpole Quay.Our accomodation was again Rosedene Guest House near Pembroke. It’s a really nice guest house set in a peaceful, rural location, an ideal base to explore this part of South Pembrokeshire. It’s an easy drive …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 5. Freshwater East to Manorbier

Our next walk was the section between Trewent Holiday Village at Freshwater East heading east to Manorbier. This was a return to Trewent Park as we had stayed there a few times in the distant past over 15 years ago. It’s a nice holiday village and Freshwater East Bay is exactly as we remember from …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 4. Manorbier to Lydstep Haven

This coast path walk in South Pembrokeshire started at Manorbier beach car park, to Lydstep Haven with a visit included to the secluded bay of Church Doors at Skrinkle Haven on the return walk. At Manorbier we set off from the car park down the sandy track leading to the wide scenic beach. The track …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 3. Tenby to Lydstep Haven

Returning to Pembrokeshire to walk the next section of the coast path from Tenby to Lydstep Haven was really enjoyable in fine early autumn weather. We started this walk within the town’s medieval walls, passing the stone tower which sits high above South Beach and along The Esplanade. The pavement footpath here provides a superb …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 2. Saundersfoot to Tenby

We returned to Pembrokeshire for our next short walk walk of the coast path between the popular resort towns of Saundersfoot and Tenby, a distance of just under 5 miles. This walk starts at Coppet Hall Beach car park for details of the facilities available at this site. From the car park we walked out …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 1. Amroth to Saundersfoot Harbour

Amroth is a start point for the Pembrokeshire Coast Path National Trail which was opened in 1970. The majority of the trail is within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park an outstandingly beautiful area and Britain’s only coastal National Park. This first section, our very first 'Short walk on a long path' is a very easy going 'there and …

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