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Penmaen (Walking by Bus)

C 17th November 2013

Penmaen Walk Overview

Explore the site of Penmaen, an ancient village buried by sand. Drink in views of the magnificent Three Cliffs Bay. Enjoy the sweet smelling wildflowers. These are just a few treats you’ll experience along this walk. Download the route map for more information.

‘Walking by Bus’ is a City and County of Swansea initiative to encourage sustainable tourism and healthier lifestyles by promoting short walks linked to bus routes.

Start & Finish: Bus stop in Penmaen
Distance/time: About 1 1/4 miles, 1/2 -1 hour.
Terrain: Surface varies from firm to soft and uneven. There are 2 steep slopes.
Safety Information: Take care when crossing the busy main road. The path runs close to cliffs and steep slopes above the coast.
Be prepared: Wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the conditions and season.
Refreshments: Shop/café and pub in Parkmill, 2 miles towards Swansea.
Public Toilets: None.


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Route Map

If this walk sounds good to you, why not download this great little walking route guide. It’s been put together by the City & County of Swansea Countryside Access team, and will help you get off on the right foot.   DOWNLOAD THE ROUTE MAP

More Information

Swansea Council Countryside Access Team
# 01792 635746 or 01792 635230
@ countrysideaccess@swansea.gov.uk
i www.swansea.gov.uk/countrysideaccess

Further links
i www.baytrans.org.uk
i www.traveline-cymru.org.uk

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