The Rhondda Rollercoaster

A visually spectacular spring walk of 26.5 miles with 5000 feet ascent in the famous Rhondda valleys of South Wales. Views of the Brecon Beacons, the South Wales Valleys, Exmoor and the Gower will be experienced on route that will take walkers to Mynydd Y Glyn, Mynydd William Meyrick, The Bwlch and Llanwonno. This event is organised by the South Wales group of the Long Distance Walkers Association and is open to non-LDWA members. For 2017, a new and exciting 16 mile version will be available for the first time which will visit Mynydd y Glyn, Trealaw, Pontygwaith, Pen-yr-heol and Llanwonno. Route descriptions will be available to download from the South Wales LDWA website and will also be emailed to entrants one month prior to the event date. GPX tracks will also be available for use. Checkpoints will supply plentiful and nutritious food and a substantial hot meal and hospitality on your return to Trehafod. Tea and toast provided at the start. Entries on-line at: click here /> Awards/mementos: Certificate Venue facilities: Changing Toilets Onsite parking Refreshments Supervised bag storage

  • Listing categories Marathon
  • Location / Region Cilfynydd
  • Date 13th May 2017
  • Time 9:00 AM
  • Distance 26.5 miles
  • Address Trehafod Community Village Hall Trehafod,, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, CF37 2NR
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