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Swansea Ramblers Walk


Mumbles Way
Part 3 The Last Bit

17th August 2013

Leader: Andrew Morgan & Zetta Flew




A Swansea Walk to finish the last stretch of the Mumbles Way.  The weather didn't look too good but we set off in good spirits to complete the third and final leg of the Mumbles Way.  Had a few showers en-route but the rain really hit us on Mumbles Hill.  Castellemare was used to wet tourists coming in out of the rain so took it in their stride when a bunch of very wet walkers came in for coffee and cake.  When the rain stopped we made our way towards Mumbles but the next shower came down so it was into the pub to wait for that one to pass!  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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Leader Andrew Morgan


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Leader Zetta Flew


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Starting off in the dry at West Cross


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Along the promenade


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Into Castle woods


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Oystermouth Castle


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Heading for Oystermouth Cemetery


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Going into the hidden gnoll


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Underhill Park sculptures


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Aviation plaque in Overland Road


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Rain started again on Mumbles Hill


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Trig Point on Mumbles Hill


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Getting wetter!


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Getting a lot wetter!


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Can anyone see Mumbles?


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Never mind! It's warm & dry in Castellemare





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