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Remote Hostels of Mid Wales


45 km / 28 miles
A circular walk, devised by Martyn Hanks, linking the YHA hostels at Blaencaron, Dolgoch and Ty'n-y-cornel in a remote area of Ceredigion. The YHA has sold these hostels which are now run as independant hostels except Blaecaron which is now a bed and breakfast establishment.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Start and Finish: SN713609 - Blaencaron, Tregaron, Ceredigion View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Elenydd Wilderness Hostels - Walking and Cycling

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Schematic Map - PDF Remote Hostels of Mid Wales  (Martyn Hanks  - Sept 08 ) Download File


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 146, 147
OS Landranger Active 146, 147
OS Explorer 187, 199, 200
OS Explorer Active 187, 199, 200

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
13 km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
41 km

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Route Profile:

47.0 km (29.2 miles)
1,372 m (4,501 ft) ascent
473 m (1,552 ft)  maximum height

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