The Walking Pilgrim

Modern Routes - Route Details

North Wales Pilgrim’s Way
Basingwerk, Holywell, Bangor, Bardsey Island

Route map

A route across N Wales from Basingwerk Abbey and Holywell to Bardsey Island - Taith Pererin Gogledd Cymru in Welsh - is now complete.

Detailed mapping for sections (compare with list above):

  • Basingwerk-Bardsey Island
kmcumul kmview on map
Basingwerk-Holywell1.511.51kml dump
Holywell-Pantasaph3.124.63kml dump
Pantasaph-Maen Achwyfan5.279.90kml dump
Maen Achwyfan-Trelawnyd8.0717.97kml dump
Trelawnyd-Tremeirchion9.3227.29kml dump
Tremeirchion-St Asaph5.1932.48kml dump
St Asaph-Llansannan17.3949.87kml dump
Llansannan-Gwytherin11.2761.14kml dump
Gwytherin-Llangernyw9.3970.53kml dump
Llangernyw-Eglwysbach11.3781.90kml dump
Eglwysbach-Tal y Cafn3.9285.82kml dump
Tal y Cafn-Llangelynin6.6092.42kml dump
Llangelynin-Llanfairfechan8.58101.00kml dump
Llanfairfechan-Moel Wnion12.69113.69kml dump
Moel Wnion-Bangor12.42126.11kml dump
Bangor-Rhiwlas9.51135.62kml dump
Rhiwlas-Llanberis7.35142.97kml dump
Llanberis-Penygroes18.25161.22kml dump
Penygroes-Clynnog Fawr9.37170.59kml dump
Clynnog Fawr-Nefyn16.60187.19kml dump
Nefyn-Aberdaron28.54215.73kml dump
aMoel Wnion-Bethesda5.235.23kml dump
aBethesda-Rhiwlas4.8010.03kml dump
Section overviewAll sectionsIndividual section (select above) *
OS (GB) view view view
OpenStreetMapview view view
Bing mapsview view view
Google mapsview view view

Kml dump of all mapped sections listed above


- opens in separate tab/window
- viewing all sections may take long time to load on slow lines and/or machines; overview loads quickly and is the recommended option
- OpenStreetMap/Bing/Google cover all countries; national topo maps only sections in that country
- there are separate pages for use in mobile devices - see blog post for more details
- a kml (Google Earth) dump can be loaded into a GPS device, either directly or using a conversion program such as GPSBabel or GPS Visualizer
- a height profile for individual sections is available in the route section popup
- * display of individual section does not work in popup on routes overview map

Id: nwales