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Waterfall Walk, Penderyn

25th April 2010

Leader: Howard and Joan Siddle




If you'd like to try a walk then do come along and find out what all this Swansea Walking in the great outdoors is all about.  It won't cost you anything to come along and see if walking is for you.  If you get the bug and want to walk or stroll regularly then you can also become a member.  Just ask us about the walks we do when you join us for a Swansea Walk.





Photographs of the Walk



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Joint Leader: Howard Siddle


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Joint Leader: Joan Siddle


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Everyone happy despite the weather


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Spring flowers remind us it's not winter!


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Exotic wildlife around Penderyn!


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Climbing Moel Penderyn above St Cynog's Church


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Onto the hillside with views of Penderyn behind us


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A little bit misty up here!


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Well - quite a bit misty up here!!


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Shame the mist has hidden the views


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Crossing the bridge as we descend to Pontneddfechan


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Walking up the valley towards Sgwd Gwladys


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Attractive stream with small cascades along the way


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Sgwd Gwladys


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Walter behind the waterfall


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Group has to go behind the waterfall to continue the walk


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Zetta's enjoying it!


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Climbing out of the valley


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Still lots to see


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Long climb out of the valley but the views are good


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It's raining again but Tim found some shelter!


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River still provides good views all the way


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Howard shows our route on the map


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Lots of thick moss on the stones


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Some limestone pavement


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Visiting one of the cave entrances at Porth Ogof


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Walk alongside the river again


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Sgwd Clun-gwyn


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Heading for the next waterfall


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Sgwd yr Eira Waterfall


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Group once more has to follow the path behind the waterfall


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Mark and Zetta behind Sgwd yr Eira


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Walking behind the waterfall


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Climbing out of the valley away from Sgwd yr Eira


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Climbed out of the valley only to meet the rain


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Old tramway back to Penderyn


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Nearly there!


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Back in Penderyn




All photographs Copyright  Andrew Morgan 2010
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