An enjoyable, relatively easy walk, with long stretches of sandy beach. This is an enjoyable walk, and depending on the route you take, relatively easy with long stretches of sandy beach. It also offers the option of a few rock scrambles if you wish to take them. From several places there are superb views of Three Cliffs Bay.
Walk grade: Easy.
Route type: Circular.
Suitable for: All.
Terrain: The walk covers sandy slopes, stepping stones, grassy slopes, natural rock steps, dune scrambles and rocky coastal paths.
Start: The green by Penmaen Church, opposite the bus stop.
Finish: The green by Penmaen Church.
Distance covered: 2.5 miles / 4km.
Average time: 2-3 hours.
Public Transport: Yes
Car parking: at the western end of the village at OS map ref 527886 and OS map ref 526885. There is another small car park up the lane from the church at OS map ref 526885.
Refreshments: Bring your own refreshments.
Toilets: No public toilets on this walk.
Be prepared: suitable shoes and clothing.
Safety Information: Please check tide before starting.
The above information is an extract from: Gower Coastal Walks by Dr Gordon Avery.