Iolo Morganwg Heritage Walk - Vale Trail 9

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Information:

  • Start Point: Old Hall Gardens, off High Street, Cowbridge CF71 7AH. Grid ref: SS994747
  • Cowbridge and the Rural Vale
  • Vale Trails,Walking
  • Free admission
  • Doggy friendly
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Walk-nine-logoExplore the historic market town of Cowbridge, its surrounding fields and wooded paths

Cowbridge, Aberthin, St Hilary and Llanblethian: 6.5miles / St Hilary and Llanblethian: 4.5miles

This diverse walk takes in the historic market town of Cowbridge, its surrounding fields and wooded paths. The places of interest are linked to Iolo Morganwg to give a taste of the many different aspects of his life and character.

Born Edward Williams, but better known by his bardic name, he was a stonemason by trade but also a romantic poet, political radical and humanitarian. The first to propose that Wales should have its own National Institutions, one of his many legacies are the Gorsedd Stones. Walk in the footsteps of the most colourful Vale character to  learn more about this extraordinary figure.

Iolo Morganwg Heritage Walk

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Diverse walk takes in the historic market town of Cowbridge, its surrounding fields and wooded paths. The places of interest are linked to Iolo Morganwg.

Iolo Morganwg Heritage Walk Leaflet

Vale Tales

Listen to the stories along this trail come to life through the Vale Tales app. 

Vale Trails 1-10

This is just one of a series of walks that will take you on a walking adventure accross the Vale of Glamorgan. Check out the other walks in this collection below.

Vale Trail 1  - Ogmore by Sea Walk

Vale Trail 2 - Coast & Lighthouse Walk

Vale Trail 3 - Celtic Crosses & Coast Walk

Vale Trail 4 - Park & Seaside Walk

Vale Trail 5 - Coast & Pier Walk

Vale Trail 6 - Salmon Leaps Walk

Vale Trail 7 - Haunted Field Walk

Vale Trail 8 - Magical Forest Walk

Vale Trail 9 - Iolo Morgannwg Heritage Walk

Vale Trail 10 - Ewenny & Spring Flowers Walk

If you'd like a copy of the full set of Vale Trails walks leaflets, contact us  today and we'll send you a set.

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