|Slow Way||Route||To do|
||Double check||Distance 13km/8mi||Ascent 528m||Descent 425m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 17km/10mi||Ascent 614m||Descent 498m|
||Review me||Distance 11km/7mi||Ascent 454m||Descent 456m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 11km/7mi||Ascent 207m||Descent 181m|
||Review me||Distance 14km/9mi||Ascent 137m||Descent 137m|
Neath’s Slow Ways starting point
Lat / Lon
51.66215° / -3.80686°
Easting / Northing
275,125E / 197,476N
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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. After turning L, down towards Crynant, following the St Illtyds Walk, found I lost the marked route, but may have been me!...
Only one unpaved section, along the canal from Jersey Marine to Port Tenant and you could follow the route of the cycle path alongside the main road as an alternative if needed....
Significantly slower starting at the Port Talbort end because it climbs right up Mynydd Dinas to the national coast path along the top - there are other paths lower down along the side of the hill which all meet up. There is one odd detour through a the housing at Baglan instead of the waymarked Coast Path route through the same estate. This part of the route was completely new to me and is def a way I would routinely use as an alternative to the canal path which is my current usually walking route into Neath....