SN8056 : Mountain road in Cwm Tywi, Powys

taken 4 years ago, near to Dolgoch [other Features], Ceredigion, Great Britain

Mountain road in Cwm Tywi, Powys
Mountain road in Cwm Tywi, Powys
The former drover's road between Abergwesyn and Tregaron descends here along the western side of the valley. The road was only surfaced (I think) in the 1960s, and is now a tortuous (and popular) drivers' route, impassable in icy conditions, or when the Afon Irfon is in flood. Drivers, enjoy the view ... at your peril. :-)

See that track in the centre of the image? That is a forestry road which also leads to another drover route to Strata Florida. The road to Tregaron passes to the left by that isolated far rowan tree by the forestry road.
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 30 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Roads, Road transport  Woodland, Forest  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 8088 5636 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:11.5543N 3:44.6451W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 8091 5632
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Single Track Road  Valley 

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