image for Walking Route item typeBorth-Pontrhydfendigaid Linear Trail Section 2 at Talybont, Ceredigion

Walking Route, free entry

Bont Goch Circular Walk

Bont Goch Circular Walk


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Distance & time: 14.5km (9 miles); 4-4.5 hours.
Terrain: Wooded valleys emerging onto upland pasture with steep sections. Forestry and some quiet country lanes.
Suitable for: This is a long strenuous walk for experienced walkers.
Grade: Strenuous
Start: Talybont SN 655 892
Refreshments: Talybont and Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre
Public Toilets: Talybont and Bwlch Nant yr Arian
Public transport: Traveline Cymru on 0870 608 2608.
Maps: OS Landranger 135 Aberystwyth & Machynlleth; OS Explorer Map 213 Aberystwyth & Cwm Rheidol

The route involves wooded valleys onto upland pasture with steep sections, forestry and some quiet country lanes. This is a long, strenuous walk for experienced walkers, it is a grade A walk requiring the ability to walk on rough terrain for up to 6 hours carrying a light rucksack.

Miles: 9


Free entry

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Sat 26 Aug Sioe Talybont Show


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Map reference: SN 655895  Lat: 52.48723 Long: -3.98170

On the A487 between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth.

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from Aberystwyth station