Three Cliffs Bay - Visitor Attraction - Swansea, Wales, Great Britain.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 51° 34.957 W 004° 06.054
30U E 423722 N 5715191
Quick Description: A pleasant walk through a wooded valley, takes in views of Pennard Castle above, before arriving at a boardwalk along-side a tidal river leading to the golden sands at 'Three Cliffs Bay' One of the most photographed scenic areas in Gower, Wales.
Location: South Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 2/27/2013 4:29:19 AM
Waymark Code: WMGFGW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
Three Cliffs Bay Walk - Parkmill - Gower, Swansea, Wales.
The offical distance is 2.8km / 1.7 miles.
I walked/climbed up steep sand dune up to Pennard Castle on my hike, which added to the distance, but the views are even more stunning from the Castle.

• "Start at car park outside Shepherd's,
• Access footpath alongside Maes yr Haf Restaurant (sign-posted Three Cliffs Bay)
• Walk along footpath crossing bridge before bearing right, where path continues through wooded area (path is uneven and can be
slippery depending on weather)
• On leaving wooded area walk along sandy track, keeping to left
• Continue walking, past WWII bunker on your right, until you reach boardwalk running alongside stream, you'll see Pennard Castle on left at top of valley
• Follow boardwalk, walking along sandy track until you reach beach, you have now walked 1.4km / 0.8 miles
• If you're going onto beach please observe safety notices, otherwise, turn around and head back

• There is a £3 charge for parking, all day.
• Café at Shepherd's or my coords at summer car park.
• Walk Not suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs due to uneven surfaces and sandy tracks
• No benches or toilets on this route" Text Source: (visit link)

For more info Video & better photos than the one's I took see: (visit link)

Picture location1: N 51° 34.338 W 004° 06.567

Picture Location 2: N 51° 34.377 W 004° 06.564

Picture Location 3: N 51° 34.394 W 004° 06.578
The "Official Tourism" URL link to the attraction: [Web Link]

The attraction’s own URL: [Web Link]

Hours of Operation:
Dawn to Dusk

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Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Half of a day (2-5 hours)

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle or Public Transportation

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