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Pontypool Group

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

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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 quarterly 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

Overview

The walk goes up through the woods to the Skirrid summit, down a ramp on the South side, returning via fields and minor roads round the North side of the mountain.

Saturday, 27 July 2024
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
2:30 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
8.9km / 5.5mi
Ascent:
304.8m / 1000ft
Type:
circular

Pre-booking requested. Please message walk leader, Alistair Mackinnon (07485 091488)

Features

  • Car parking available

Starting point

Grid reference:
SO 32905 16431
Nearest postcode:
NP7 8AP
what3words:
slopes.withdrew.advancing
Start time:
10:00 am

National Trust Car Park on B4521 Free for NT Members or £5 if not a NT member

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 quarterly 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