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We are the Cardiff Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

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  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
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  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking
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Overview

Part of the Rhymney Riverside Trail from Pengam to Llanbradach. which includes Hengoed viaduct, once used to transport coal now a cycle/path commanding grand views north and south of the valley.

Linear walk .

Catch 9.31 train from Cardiff Central or stations between to Pengam (10.13)- leader joins at Heath High Level (9.40).

Buy return ticket to Pengam, 

Wednesday, 11 September 2024
Start time:
10:15 am
Estimated finish time:
2:30 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
12.9km / 8.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
linear

Local Grade: C  

 

Starting point

Grid reference:
ST 15029 97530
Nearest postcode:
NP12 3XL
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Start time:
10:15 am

Pengam Railway station

Finishing point

Grid reference:
ST 14705 90153
Nearest postcode:
CF83 3LG
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Estimated finish time:
2:30 pm

Llanbradach Railway station

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking