Castell Dinas and Rhiangoll Valley
Key information: Castell Dinas and Rhiangoll Valley
- Create your own circuit of this lovely and typical valley and the northern escarpment-ridge it nestles behind.
- Delightful mindscape in he valley, and big views northward over the Wye valley from the high ridge.
- Expect unpredictable weather: this is one of the wetter bits of the UK!
ANYONE GOT ANY GOOD PHOTOS? WE WOULD BE DELIGHTED TO POST THEM!
- Walkopedia rating87
- Natural interest14
- Human interest15
- Negative points0
- Total rating87
- Length: 1hr +
- Maximum Altitude: N/A
- Level of Difficulty: Moderate
Create your own circuit on the footpaths of this lovely valley, circling round the Black mountains' northern escarpment ridge to the magical ruins (almost completely grass-covered) of the castle at Castell Dinas.
Clasic scenery of its kind, hill farmland in a narrowing valley which recedes into the grass heart of the ridges near the mountains' highest point, Waun Fach.Gain huge views northward over the upper Wye valley.
This is not a specially "known" walk ? Walkopedia simply thought it looked lovely on the map - evidence of the walking riches to be found here. You can easily extend this walk along the northern escarpment, or take in Waun Fach.
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