Category Archives: 14 Cardigan Coast

225 Hell’s Mouth to Aberdaron

I have trouble with the buses, trudge through mud and stumble over dead lambs. But the views are wonderful. Continue reading

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224 Abersoch to Hell’s Mouth

Why is this beach called Hell’s Mouth? I find out later… Continue reading

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223 Pwllheli to Abersoch

I get on the wrong bus, meet monster trucks, and fill my pockets with pebbles. Continue reading

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222 Criccieth to Pwllheli

I meet lambs in plastic jackets and a mud-splattered Bear Grylls, before ending up in Wetherspoon’s. Continue reading

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221pm Portmeirion, Porthmadog to Criccieth

In the golden light of the afternoon, everything – including the tracks – is coloured russet and tinted with gold. It’s beautiful and slightly surreal, like something out of the American west. Continue reading

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221am Penrhyndeudraeth to Portmeirion

Fake Italian architecture and a dogs’ graveyard. I expected to find it all rather twee, but actually I found it to be delightful, if ever-so-slightly bonkers. Continue reading

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220 Llanbedr, Harlech to Penrhyndeudraeth

An interesting day full of unexpected twists. I walk along sunny sands under a horizon of snow-capped mountains. I find a lost shoe, meet enormous sheep, and negotiate 7 separate railway crossings. Continue reading

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219 Llanaber to Llanbedr

After two days of glorious walking, I guess I shouldn’t complain. This was a funny old day. Nothing went quite as planned. Continue reading

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218 Llwyngwril to Barmouth

I walk on frosty ground, past standing stones, and cross the amazing Barmouth Bridge. Continue reading

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217 Tywyn to Llwyngwril

In glorious sunshine, I walk along quiet roads and bridleways, past pregnant sheep and skeletons, and gasp at the incredible views. Continue reading

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