Waterfall walks

by Webmaster, 18th June 2019

It might not be known for it, but the Welsh coast has more than its fair share of sublime cascades of all shapes and sizes – we visit three jaw droppers

Picture: Terry Hickingbotham, Creative Commons

Not many people think ‘waterfalls’ when considering their next trip to the Welsh coast, but there are a surprising number close to the ocean – some even drop right in!

This is perhaps inevitable, as waves brush the steep, mountainous region of Snowdonia National Park in spots, while further south cliffs often provide a dramatic finale to the flow of a river or stream.

ROUTE 1 – See the famous falls then head up high

ROUTE 2 – Wild and beautiful on the Ceredigion coast

ROUTE 3 – Follow an old road along the scenic Teifi Valley


Route inaccessible? If you find that any of the routes featured on walesandborders.com has become inaccessible in any way, do let us know so we can alert the necessary authorities on your behalf. You can email the Web Editor at webeditor@borderpublishing.com

For the full feature on waterfall walks, see the July 2019 issue of Welsh Coastal Life. For back issues, click here.


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