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

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

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