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Ystyny one
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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Ystrad Mynach and Ynysddu.

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Ystrad Mynach
Grid Ref ST1418894385
Lat / Lon 51.64170° / -3.24150°
Easting / Northing 314,188E / 194,385N
What3Words steamed.slack.arranged
Grid Ref ST1793692772
Lat / Lon 51.62776° / -3.18697°
Easting / Northing 317,936E / 192,772N
What3Words reception.verve.sized

Ystyny One's land is

Pasture 37.5%
Urban 45.5%
Woods 16.9%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018



04 Jun 2021 Spring

The footpath through Pen-y-cwarel from the ridgeway path is no longer usable. It remains a public right of way on the OS map, but no longer appears on the caerphilly council definitive map. There's pretty definitive No Entry and No Right of Way signs up there too, so I wouldn't recommend trying it. I've created another route that uses the nearby Manager's Lane down to Wyllie that then joins the Sirhowy valley walk to Ynysddu.

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