Trefer one
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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Treorchy and Ferndale.

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Treorchy and Ferndale.

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Problems reported -  Access (1)

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Grid Ref SS9603396733
Lat / Lon 51.65974° / -3.50447°
Easting / Northing 296,033E / 196,733N
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Grid Ref SS9988096980
Lat / Lon 51.66266° / -3.44895°
Easting / Northing 299,880E / 196,980N
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Trefer One's land is

Natural grass 57.9%
Pasture 4.7%
Urban 37.5%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018



13 Nov 2021 Autumn

This route is fine between Ferndale and the windfarm on top of the hill. However, the footpath leading into/out of Ton Pentre is totally overgrown. A man living next to it explained that the council cleared it 4 years ago after complaints from the Ramblers - and now it's overgrown again.
There's another path starting nearby (at the end of Pleasant View) which leads up onto the hill - see Trefer2.

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