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South Wales Coast ~ Walk 2. Goldcliff & Newport Wetlands

Walk 2 covers the section of Wales Coast Path between Redwick and Newport Wetlands. The start point is at Goldcliff, where parking is available at the end of the road near the seawall and along the roadside near Elm Tree Farm. The walk was split into 2 parts. First we headed east from Goldcliff, along …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 20. Broad Haven to Nolton Haven.

This circular walk heads north on the coast path from the beachfront at Broad Haven to Nolton Haven, returning to the start via quiet country lanes. Heavy overnight rain had given way to a much fresher day with sun and light cloud cover, very pleasant conditions for a coastal walk in November. We parked near …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 19. Marloes to Broad Haven

We returned to Marloes in October for our next walk in this series, to continue on the trail northwards to St. Brides Bay. We parked in a lay-by on the quiet country lane which leads from Marloes village towards the coast, fortunately it’s right opposite a gate for the link path which leads along fields …

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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 starts from St. Mary’s Church, Pwllcrochan near the Valero power station, and finishes at Pembroke town. It's a distance of six and a half miles on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. We had previously reached the beautiful church at Pwllcrochan on walk 12. There's a parking area near …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 12. Angle Bay to Pwllcrochan

Since starting out on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path in Amroth, experiencing the magnificent scenery along every section of the South Pembrokeshire coastline had become the norm. In the maritime heyday of tall sailing ships the natural deep waterway of Milford Haven was renowned for its scenic beauty and famously described by Lord Nelson as the …

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Pembrokeshire Coast Walk 11. Angle Peninsula & Freshwater West

Our 11th walk in this series covers the coast path and countryside of the Angle Peninsula in South Pembrokeshire. This walk was completed in Spring 2019 with fine blue sky 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 7. Barafundle Bay & Stackpole estate

Walk 7 in this series is a 5 mile circular walk which starts at the National Trust site at Stackpole Quay. Heading west for 2 miles on the coast path brings you to 2 of the best beaches (Barafundle and Broad Haven South) on the Pembrokeshire coastline, then links with a nature reserve trail around …

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