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Mawddach Valley - Arthog Bog

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Wales at its best

Started at Morfa Mawddach walking the railway back towards Dolgellau. Took a footpath to the right... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Moona D
Wrexham, United Kingdom
March visit

Well maintained path, busy even outside of holiday periods. Could do with a couple more dog poo... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
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26 Jul 2018
“Wales at its best”
1 Apr 2018
“March visit”
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

Started at Morfa Mawddach walking the railway back towards Dolgellau. Took a footpath to the right which led us to the Estuary. All I can say is wonderful.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Moona D
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Well maintained path, busy even outside of holiday periods. Could do with a couple more dog poo bins, but the paths were clear, very accessible to all and the views as you walk along were lovely.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 747katet
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We joined the path near the toll bridge to Barmouth (not the viaduct) and walked from there into Barmouth. The walk was around 6.5 miles (according to fitbit) and is completely flat with stunning views across thd estuary. Suitable for bikes and walkers. We took...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank spookytookey
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Good for spotting grass snakes in the summer, nice views and there are lots interesting birds. Good spot for a picnic. managed to see a dragonfly and a mayfly.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank wrightjw1
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We crossed the toll bridge and parked alongside the RPB. The walk went along the estuary and it was flat and easy. Many people choose to cycle along the pathway. There were numerous birds to be seen on the estuary and binoculars are a must....More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Janet P
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

This walk through Arthog Bog - an area of scientific interest, and an RSPB site - has had a major overhaul . The land has been cleared , a lot of trees felled and the path really nicely improved . In my opinion I think...More

Thank Trevor2407
Reviewed 16 September 2013

Anyone who loves nature will find this walk interesting, the views and birds are wonderful we even found some sloes so some nice sloe gin for Christmas.

Date of experience: September 2013
2  Thank Kat9
Reviewed 26 July 2013

The scenery and nature was superb The track was firm is a tad over dusty lots of resting places along the way

Date of experience: July 2013
2  Thank LLADDIS
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