Abergele and the Watchtower

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The walk goes to a prominent feature at the back of the town, a hill crowned by a watchtower dating from the 17th Century and part of a national chain. Much of the route is on tracks, with only two fields, one of them long with a boggy patch, so the going is fairly easy. You will be rewarded with good views from the summit. One short stretch is steeper than it used to be because the zigzag path has been straightened in the interests of forestry work, but this is not long and it can be taken slowly.

Wales - North Wales - Conwy - Countryside

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Ancient Monument, Birds, Butterflies, Cafe, Castle, Church, Flowers, Food Shop, Gift Shop, Good for Kids, Great Views, Hills or Fells, Industrial Archaeology, Play Area, Pub, Public Transport, Restaurant, River, Sea, Tea Shop, Toilets, Wildlife, Woodland
17/06/2014 - Dave Gaskell

Did this walk yesterday , well worth it and easy to follow , only point we go mixed up on was , page 6 , it does actually state go straight on , but you soon come to a left turn , which goes over the river , this is not the way , it actually is straight on . But it does slightly confuse you as both paths go behind houses .

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