Lakes

Sunday 12th January 2020 - Llanymynech

    
    A grade C walk of about 11 miles (with over 2,000 ft ascent) starting from SJ 2666 2111.

    The route will follow the Offa’s Dyke Path to ascend through Pen y Foel, past the Welsh quarry and Llanymynech Rocks (Montgomery Wildlife Trust). Using the ODP over Llanymynech Hill and other paths to cross Llynclys Common (Shropshire Wildlife Trust) before descending to the A495.  The walk will go around the North side of Llynclys and Nant Mawr quarries to reach Moelydd (935feet).
    The return route is through Shropshire Wildlife Trusts' area known as "Jones Rough" to join quiet lanes down to Porth-y-waen  and join the ODP through Jones Coppice to climb back up the escarpment. The path around the outskirts of the golf course is taken allowing for extensive views from the top of Llanymynech rocks before descending the English incline plane to reach the Limeworks Industrial Heritage area.

    Walk leader:  Carol Easthope 01939 260761 or 07981 005651