Best trails in Wales

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Ready to check out the best trails in Wales? AllTrails has 646 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Whether you're looking for the best trails in Snowdonia National Park or Brecon Beacons National Park or for trails in Gwynedd, Powys or Carmarthenshire - we've got you covered. If you're looking for great state park trails check out Gower Peninsula Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Swansea or Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Denbighshire. Or for some great local park options, check out Afan Forest Park near Glyncorrwg Community, Neath Port Talbot or Fforest Fawr near , Cardiff. Ready for some activity? There are 292 moderate trails in Wales ranging from 0.6 to 97.6 miles and from 0 to 3,477 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Snowdon via Miner's Track and Pyg Track
Snowdonia National Park
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 4 h 48 m
Circular route from Car park Pen-y-Pass taking the Pyg Track to the top of Snowdon and returning via the Miners Track back to Pen-y-Pass. Take the Pyg Path up and Miner trail back for an easier go. PaShow more
#2 - Cadair Idris Circular Walk
Snowdonia National Park
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 4 h 22 m
Cadair Idris is situated in the Cadair Idris Nature Reserve within Snowdonia National Park. Set off from the Tal-y-Llyn car park at Minffordd and climb uphill through the woods with the fast flowing Show more
#3 - Pen Y Fan Circular Walk
Brecon Beacons National Park
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Length: 10.6 mi • Est. 5 h 49 m
Note: Sections of this trail is CLOSED due to construction work on the reservoir. Please check with the park page for more information. Pen y Fan is one of the most popular peaks in the Brecon BeaconShow more
#4 - Snowdon via Llanberis Path
Snowdonia National Park
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Length: 9.1 mi • Est. 5 h 51 m
Snowdon via Llanberis Path is a 9.1 mile out and back trail located near Llanberis, Gwynedd, Wales that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walkinShow more
#5 - Pen Y Fan from A470
Brecon Beacons National Park
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 43 m
Pen Y Fan from A470 is a 4 mile out and back trail located near Brecon, Powys, Wales that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, running, and naturShow more
#6 - Ystradfellte Four Waterfalls Walk
Brecon Beacons National Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 35 m
Ystradfellte Four Waterfalls Walk is a 4.9 mile loop trail located near Ystradfellte, Powys, Wales that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, Show more
#7 - Llyn y Fan Fach and Llyn y Fan Fawr Circular Walk
Brecon Beacons National Park
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Length: 9.4 mi • Est. 5 h 25 m
Very scenic trail. If you want to finish the whole trail make sure leave yourself plenty of daylight. Most of the path is dry and solid but there are some bits that are a little wet. You can see snow Show more
#8 - Mount Snowdon Via Miner's Track
Snowdonia National Park
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 4 h 58 m
The Miners’ Track to Llyn Glaslyn was built during the last century to serve the Britannia Copper Mines. Abandoned in 1917. The track to the lake is still almost a road, and though eroded in some plaShow more
#9 - Llyn Idwal Trail
Snowdonia National Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 44 m
Also known as the Cwm Idwal Walk.Show more
#10 - Glyder Fawr and Glyder Fach Circuit
Snowdonia National Park
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 4 h 7 m
Glyder Fawr is the highest peak in the Glyderau range at just over 1,000 meters. It is the fifth-highest mountain in Wales and has several walking and scrambling routes leading to its summit. Show more
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