Walk 8 – Blorenge Punchbowl – 9 Miles

Walk Leader: Angela Bishop, Sue Hogan
Date: Monday 24th October 2011 10:00 am
Start & finish point: Llanfoist cycle track, car park. (SO 286135)
Distance: 9 miles
Time to walk:  Allow 6 hours

Description: This 9 mile walk starts along the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal before climbing up through woodland to fabulous views over Abergavenny and the surrounding area. Then onto the lovely man-made lake known as the Punchbowl. We then follow the track around the lower slopes of the Blorenge to join the Thomas Hill tram road and onto the site of the old Garn-ddyrys forge with its monster shaped slag heaps. We drop down to join the canal at Govilon Wharf and enjoy a gentle stroll along the canal and a cycle path back to the car park at Llanfoist.

For your rucksack: Bring own packed lunch and drink

Price: £5 per ticket

Kindly sponsored by:  The Bridge Inn Llanfoist, Abergavenny Tel: 01873 853045

This walk is no longer on sale. You might like to consider a walk from our June 2012 festival.


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