Big Welsh Walk 2020

Challenge yourself in the Outdoors at Chirk and the Ceiriog Valley on Saturday 13 June 2020

Chirk Castle  

The Big Welsh Walk, supported by players of People's Postcode Lottery, is back.

Starting from Chirk Castle in North East Wales, choose from one of five new routes.

As a signed up participant you'll receive:

  • A free Big Welsh Walk t-shirt
  • A bespoke route guide
  • A goody bag

and your Big Welsh Walk medal when you complete the walk!

The question is... can you conquer the borderlands?

Be one of the first to register

Big Welsh Walk

Send an email to to register your interest and we’ll email you to let you know as soon as the event registration goes live in January.

The routes* (more information coming soon)

  • 6 miles – Under Chirk Aqueduct (led and self-led). Easy route, some inclines, stiles on route
  • 6 miles – Offas Dyke Path and Llangollen Canal (led and self-led). Easy route, one stile at A5 crossing though possible alternative route to avoid this stile
  • 11 mile – Ceiriog Valley (led and self-led). Medium difficulty, stiles
  • 17 miles – Castell Dinas Bran (self-led). Hard, steep climbs, stiles
  • 20 miles – Panorama Rock Face (self-led). Hard, steep climbs, stiles

*subject to confirmation, some changes possible


Supported by players of People's Postcode Lottery

People's Postcode Lottery

The Big Welsh Walk is funded thanks to the support of the fantastic players of People's Postcode Lottery.