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Capital Walk - Cardiff

Caerphilly, Cardiff, Glamorgan, Newport

59 km / 37 miles
A route around Cardiff taking in Dinas Powys, St Fagan's, Taff's Well, Ruperra Castle and Castleton linking with the Taff-Ely Ridgeway Walk and Taff Trail at Taff's Well, and the Rhymney Valley Ridgeway Walk near Caerphilly.

Publication now out of print but route description available from the website below.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Challenging
Start: ST167674 - Swanbridge, Glamorgan View on StreetMap
Finish: ST292810 - Peterstone-Wentlooge, Newport View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Long Distance Walks in South Wales


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OS Landranger 171
OS Landranger Active 171
OS Explorer 151, 152, 166
OS Explorer Active 151, 152, 166

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Route Profile:

59.5 km (37.0 miles)
1,212 m (3,976 ft) ascent
297 m (974 ft)  maximum height

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