This linear walk will allow railway enthusiasts to catch the train from Llanhilleth to Ebbw and enjoy the stunning walk back to Llanhilleth. The walk will take in the breathtaking Dark Age and Medieval landscapes of Domen Fawr and Cefn Man Moel. We will then pass through the picturesque village of Man Moel before crossing Mynydd Pen y Fan via the Ebbw Valley Walk to return to the valley bottom at Llanhilleth and back to the cars!
Date: Saturday, September 8th
Time: 9:50am (to catch 10:20 train) – 4:00pm
Cost: Free but train fare needed
Starting/Finishing Point: Llanhilleth Railway Station, Commercial Road, Llanhilleth, Abertillery, NP13 2HT (SO 2166 0076)
Distance: 8 miles/13km
Leader: Frank Olding
Walking boots, waterproofs and packed lunch essential.