Distance: 6 miles (9.5km)
Ascent: 444 metres
Start/finish: Traeth Mawr beach, LL67 0ND
Looking out to sea, turn R and follow the Wales Coast Path to Trwyn y Parc. Continue north-east, detouring to Llanbadrig Point and the tower on Llanlleiana Head (2.4 miles/3.9km). Stay on the coast path past Hell’s Mouth at 2.8 miles/4.5km and the masts on Torllwyn to a path junction at SH 403942 inland of Porth Wen (3.7 miles/6km). Turn R, leaving the coast path on a footpath ascending to the road near Ty-du. Turn R onto the road and follow it west to a footpath on the L at SH 384944 (5 miles/8.1km), then cross fields to the road near Llanbadrig. Turn R onto the road and turn L at the junction, following the road back to the start.
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