Pwllgwaelod Beach

Pwllgwaelod is one of the starting points for a popular three mile walk along the Pembrokeshire National Park Coastal Footpath around Dinas Head. The Head is also known as Dinas Island because it is separated from the mainland by a deep valley with a stream running through, so the “sound” between them is only a couple of feet wide for most of its one mile length. From Pwllgwaelod the walker has a steep climb up the cliffside to the 465-feet high triangulation station on Pen-y-Fan.

Pwllgwaelod’s counterpart beach on the other side of the valley is Cwm-yr-Eglwys.

The walk is well worth the effort, particularly for wildlfe lovers, for the high cliffs, overlooking Fishguard Bay, present beautiful views and frequent sightings of chough, fulmar and peregrine falcon.

Point of interest  Finding Pwllgwaelod Beach

  Compass Miles from Bluestone: 29
  Car Time to drive from Bluestone: 45 minutes
  Point of interest Nearest postcode: SA42 0SE
  Toilet Toilets available: Yes
  Car Parking available: Yes

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