Nercwys Forest is a 8.4 kilometer loop trail located near Mold, Flintshire, Wales that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching.

Distance: 8.4 km Elevation Gain: 264 m Route Type: Loop


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A circular woodland walk in Nercwys Forest in Flintshire. The walk follows woodland tracks and you will have the opportunity to enjoy two viewpoints with superb views across the surrounding area. The woodland tracks may be muddy after wet weather. There are a few ascents and descents and a couple of gates plus you will need to cross 10 stiles including a couple of ladder stiles. You can avoid the stiles and shorten the walk by excluding the spur section to Bryn Alan. Approximate time 2.5 to 3 hours.

9 days ago

Great for walking or mountain bike, peaceful, not many people around, lovely surroundings and easy to get to

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