Wye Valley Walk

related topics
{line, north, south}
{language, word, form}
{theory, work, human}
{game, team, player}

The Wye Valley Walk [1] is a long distance footpath in Wales and England following the course of the River Wye [2].

Distance

The whole route now that it has been extended runs for 136 miles [3].

The route

Traditionally running from the river's mouth at Chepstow in Monmouthshire, to Rhayader via Newtown, Presteigne and Builth Wells, a total of 112 miles (181 km) long. The route has now been extended to start or finish in Coed Hafren having passed within viewing distance of the source of the river on the at the source of the river Wye on Plynlimon mountain near Aberystwyth, a total of 136miles.

The route passes through Chepstow [4], the Wye Valley AONB, Tintern [5], Monmouth, Ross-on-Wye [6], Symonds Yat, Hereford [7], Hay-on-Wye, Builth Wells [8], Rhayader, Llangurug to Plynlimon.

It follows the border [9] between Wales and England and permits a greater insight into the differences and similarities between the scenery [10], history, language and culture of both.

External links


Full article ▸

related documents
New Jersey Route 48
Segre River
Alligator Alley
Millbridge, Plymouth
Soča
River Bure
Transport in Guinea
Drava
River Aire
Transport in Togo
Decumanus Maximus
East Lancashire Railway
Glyndŵr's Way
River Stour, Suffolk
Transport in Algeria
Messene
Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation
River Upper Great Stour
Neches River
Shearer's Covered Bridge
Brownsburg, Indiana
Main
Intercourse, Pennsylvania
Offa's Dyke Path
Erving's Location, New Hampshire
South
Torpoint Ferry
Albula Range
Orontes River
Connie Sue Highway