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Llanthony and Hatterall Ridge is a 5 mile loop trail located near Crickhowell, Powys, Wales that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching.

Distance: 5.0 miles Elevation Gain: 1,381 feet Route Type: Loop


nature trips


bird watching


Park in the free Llanthony Priory car park. Being by passing the abbey and going diagonally across the meadow. Head into Wirral Woodsalong the well marked trail. Follow the national trail towards Hatterall Hill, and then on to following the Offa's Dyke signs. Meet up with the Beacons Way route towards Grouse Butts and Cwmyoy. Hike up to the summit and take in the views. At the top, find the stone marker and cairn where you should make a left along the Offa’s Dyke Path. After a little more walking you will come to another cairn. When you see this, continue straight. Later you will come to a stone marker signifying both the high point of the hike and the junction for Llanthony. Descend steeply past the abbey and back to the car.

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