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Photographer: Brian Horisk/AdventureArt, Fife, Scotland

Route Filmstrip & Description

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A Phototrail of the 7 mile Corsica Trail at Newborough Forest on Angelsey, which is managed by Natural Resources Wales. The route is mainly well surfaced by sand from the trails can blow onto the trail. There are a couple of steep inclines that people may require assistance with.

Surveyed by: Craig Grimes, January 2019 (Winter)
Accessibility Rating: 2More Information
Distance: 9.7 km

Public Transport: No
Car Park: Large car park with disabled spaces - can get very busy during the high season.
Steps: No
Barriers: Some gates with clear passing spaces to one side.
Toilets: Disabled toilets in main block

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Accessible toilets

 

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Surface

 

Viewing Platform

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The path surface is compacted gravel

Path The path surface is compacted gravel

Turn right

Direction Turn right

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Follow the Corsica way markers

Information Follow the Corsica way markers

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Sand can blow onto the trail from the dunes

Path Sand can blow onto the trail from the dunes

 

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Turn left

Direction Turn left

 

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The leach pond!

View The leach pond!

Turn right

Path Turn right

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Turn left

Path Turn left

 

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There is a long steep section at this point and some people may require assistance

Gradient There is a long steep section at this point and some people may require assistance

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Turn left

Path Turn left

Turn right.
There is also a short steep section and traction maybe an issue

Path Turn right. There is also a short steep section and traction maybe an issue

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There is a gate with a passing place on the left hand side

Barrier There is a gate with a passing place on the left hand side

Turn right

Path Turn right

Turn left

Path Turn left

There is a gate with a passing place on the right hand side

Path There is a gate with a passing place on the right hand side

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Turn right along the edge of the sand dunes. This area is liable to have deep sand on the trail

Path Turn right along the edge of the sand dunes. This area is liable to have deep sand on the trail

There are some gradients along this section

Gradient There are some gradients along this section

There is a gate with a passing place on the left hand side

Gate There is a gate with a passing place on the left hand side

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Newborough Forest Corsica Trail Phototrail

 

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Barrier
Clearance
Gate
Gradient
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Seat
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Surface
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Accessible toilets
Blue Badge parking bays
CarPark
Public Transport
Toilets
Bird Hide
Boating
Cafe
Fishing
Museum & Heritage
Shelter
Viewing Platform
Visitor Centre
Water  Sports Centre
Wildlife
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Vertical Profile

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