The Dee Valley Way
Distance: 14 miles (22.5km)
Ascent: 871 metres
Start: Corwen, LL21 0AU
Finish: Llangollen station, LL20 8SN
This route follows a section of the well waymarked Dee Valley Way.
Join the Dee Valley Way and cross the bridge to the northern side of the river. Turn R onto the B5437, following it until you can take a L fork on a path past Rhagatt Hall to the B5436. Turn R and follow this around to the L, then turn L onto a smaller road through Carrog. Turn L onto the B5437 again then next L onto a smaller road. Bear L onto a path ascending through forest then R to a road at SJ 140441 (4.7 miles/7.5km). Turn R onto this and follow it to Hendre-uchaf. Turn L and follow the track to a road, turning L on the road and L at the next junction. The road climbs and then descends to a junction at SJ 152443. Turn R here and follow the track downhill, across the river. Bear L below Wern-ddu and take this track north around the hill, over the col and down past Cymmo to the road near Dee Farm. Turn L on the road to Rhewl then L again onto a bridleway past Llandynan and Llantysilio Farm to reach the river. Turn L, following the river and then the canal to the station in Llangollen.
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