The Clytha Circular


Walk Leader: Joe Daggett (Head Warden, National Trust Mid and SE Wales)

Date: Sunday 24th June 2012 9:30a.m.

Start & finish point: National Trust Car Park at Clytha (SO 361 085).

Distance: Approx 8.5 miles

Time to walk: Approx 4.5 hours (plus time for lunch stop)

Description: Explore a section of the Usk Valley Walk, passing the secluded church of Bettws Newydd, wander through Coed y Bwnydd Iron Age Hill Fort and glimpse Clytha Castle Folly. After a lunch stop we walk around the Clytha Estate passing Clytha House, Chapel Farm and Cappel Aeden, the site of an ancient chapel.

Terrain: One very steep slope and many stiles.

For your rucksack: A packed lunch.

Price: £5 per ticket

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