Walk pe126 Garn Fawr from Strumble Head

Fine coast walk with excellent views


Route outline for walk pe126:

- Strumble Head  -   The Pembrokeshire Coast Path  -   Carreg Onnen Bay  -   Carn Melyn  -   Pen Brush  -   Porth Maenmelyn  -   Pwll Deri  -   Garn Fawr (Strumble Head)  -   Trefisheg  -   Tresirwen  -   Strumble Head.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Strumble Head Lighthouse was built in 1908 by Trinity House for the greater safety of sea traffic between Ireland and the (then) new Fishguard Harbour three miles to the east. The new light also formed a link with the existing South Bishop light, 18 miles to the south-west. This stretch of coast is very dangerous, and some 60 vessels are known to have been lost along it in the 19th Century alone. The lighthouse was converted to unmanned automatic operation in 1980 and is now monitored from the Operations Control Centre at Harwich.


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
0
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Welsh
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is Garn Fawr (Strumble Head) at 213m (699ft). - Garn Fawr (Strumble Head) is known as a Bridget


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL35
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 157
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk pe126 Garn Fawr from Strumble Head

In no particular order . . .

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Sara Hobbs (3)

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Sarah Todd (6)

Dale Point, St Ann's Head, Pembrokeshire Coast

Dale Point, St Ann's Head, Pembrokeshire Coast

Photo: Dale Stewart (2)

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Sara Hobbs (4)

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Keith Roberts (2)

Heather in bloom on The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Heather in bloom on The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Sarah Todd (5)

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Mark Todd (2)

View from Pwll Deri near Strumble Head

View from Pwll Deri near Strumble Head

Photo: Peter Handley (1)

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Jamie Tetlow (3)

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

The Pembrokeshire Coast Path

Photo: Roger Brooke (6)


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