Leader, John Ashley.
24th January 2010
Leader John Ashley.
Riverside walk to castle.
Walk below castle.
Castle view from path.
Passing by the church of St Teilo.
Climbing to the top of Mynyddygarreg.
Hilltop view of Gower showing Worms Head.
Burry Holms in foreground.
Descending back into the valley.
Green lane in valley.
Castle views again
Leaving Maes Gwenllian, named after a Welsh heroine who here fought the English.
Gathering together before the next leg.
John leaving the road to join another green lane.
Pleasant walking in an historical area.
Crossing the Gwendraeth Fach.
Useful signpost? Well it tells you the way to everywhere!.
Well everyone seems happy despite the climb!.
Emerging onto the busy A484 Carmarthen - Kidwelly Road.
John leading the way over a stile on the uphill climb.
Reached Llwyn y Barcud and the odd very short diversion to avoid the track in front of the house.
Walking the hilltop lane.
John stops to see if this is the odds on favourite for the Ffos Las racecourse in the background.
Still lots to see!
Good views as we descend.
Prehistoric stone in field.
Summer Way bridleway provides good walking.
Nearly back at Kidwelly.
A typical Carmarthenshire narrow stile.
Leaving Summer Way lane for another footpath.
John leading the group to see the views of Kidwelly.
Another view of the castle can be seen from here.
Kidwelly and the castle.
Footpath into what looks like a private yard to the road - and no footpath sign!.
Back to the castle.
Remains of the gatehouse.
Back to the car park - then onto the pub!
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