NeathCrynant

Neacry one
Not verified

Slow Way not verified yet. Verify Neacry here.

Distance

13km/8mi

Ascent

528m

Descent

425m

Download this route

Are you sure you want to download this route?

Using a GPX file for the first time?

No, back to route

Save to Waylist

Sign up or log in to save this route so you can find it more easily or plan a longer journey.

More options

Save to my account

Sign up or log in to save this route so you can find it more easily or plan a longer journey.

Survey this route

Review this route

Suggest a better route

Report a problem

Description

This is a Slow Ways route connecting Neath and Crynant.

Know of a better route? Share it here.

This is a Slow Ways route connecting Neath and Crynant.

Know of a better route? Share it here.

Status

This route has been reviewed by 1 person.

This route has been flagged (1 times) for reasons relating to access.

Photos for Neacry one

Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls

Information

Not verified

Route status - Live

Reviews - 1

Average rating -

Verifications -  Maybe verified (1)

Problems reported -  Access (1)

No surveys

Downloads - 1

Surveys

We are working to build-up a picture of what routes look like. To do that we are asking volunteers to survey routes so that we can communicate features, obstacles and challenges that may make a route desirable or not.

Slow Ways surveyors are asked to complete some basic online training, but they are not vetted. If you are dependent on the survey information being correct in order to complete a route, we recommend that you think critically about the information provided. You may also wish to wait until more than one survey has been completed.

Help people know more about this route by volunteering to submit a survey.

  1. Complete the survey training.
  2. Submit a survey for this route.

Sign up or log in to get the link to survey this route for Neacry.

Geography information system (GIS) Data

Total length

Maximum elevation

Minimum elevation

Start and end points

Neath
Grid RefSS7512597476
Lat / Lon 51.66215° / -3.80686°
Easting / Northing275,125E / 197,476N
What3Wordsmute.motel.bleak
Crynant
Grid RefSN7940505019
Lat / Lon 51.73088° / -3.74763°
Easting / Northing279,405E / 205,019N
What3Wordsgrove.examine.speak

Neacry One's land is

Natural grass 20.1%
Pasture 9.2%
Urban 25.9%
Woods 44.9%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018

 Reviews


Al Nicholls

25 Jul 2021

Not sure if this route has actually been walked. A few problems with it. After walking along a section of the A4109, busy with no paths, I found no trace of the bridleway SE to the B4242. Shown, underneath powerlines, impossible to use! Back down the main road, and L onto B2424. No sign at other end either. Then shortly after, turn L onto a by-way, which is used extensively by 4x4 vehicles, so although dry(ish), very rutted, rocky narrow track. No vehicles using it, but wouldn't like to meet them at some points! Good views when up on the hill, before entering the forest. After turning L, down towards Crynant, following the St Illtyds Walk, found I lost the marked route, but may have been me! Again used by 4x4s, so rutted, and deep long puddles to avoid, even in a dry spell. Anyway, walk back into the village enjoyable, and bus back to Neath.
Good walk though, but perhaps not a Slow Way!.

Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls
Photo by Al Nicholls

Share your views about this route, give it a star rating, indicate whether it should be verified or not.

Include information that will be useful to others considering to walk or wheel it.

You can add up to 15 photos.

Overall ratings

1 reviews


0 reviews

0 reviews

1 reviews

0 reviews

0 reviews

Show all


There are no other routes for Neath—Crynant

If you know a better way, then please let us know.

Review this route and help establish a trusted network of walking routes.

Suggest a better route if it better meets our methodology.

See all routes from Neath.

See all routes from Crynant.