Short walks in Anglesey

Llyn Maelog and Traeth Llydan
2.25 miles / 3.6 km (circular)

A circular walk near the village of Rhosneigr. The first section takes you along a fully accessible boardwalk to a viewing platform at the edge of the lake; fringed with reeds and a haven for birds. The walk continues around the lake. Find out more about the Llyn Maelog and Traeth Llydan walk.

Aberffraw village, estuary, beach and dunes
2.5 miles / 3.75km (circular)

A short walk which takes in the village of Aberffraw, the pretty Ffraw estuary and the beach, before returning via the dunes.

Holyhead to South Stack
2.75 miles / 4.25 km

A moderately challenging walk starting in the Breakwater Country Park in Holyhead. The route heads over the mountain and Coast Path to the iconic South Stack. It is possible to return via well defined paths around the other side of the mountain and back to the park.

Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch to Menai Bridge
3 miles / 5 km

Use this lovely walk with great views across to the mainland as an opportunity to learn how to say the name of this famous village! The walk passes under both bridges to the island - Stephenson’s 1850 Brittania Bridge and Telford’s 1826 Menai Suspension Bridge. (Bus)

Beaumaris to Penmon Point
4.5 miles / 7.25 km 

Enjoy a wander around Beaumaris with its rich Georgian architecture before heading along the coast where you’ll enjoy superb views of the Carneddau mountains across the Menai Strait. At Penmon Point you’ll see Puffin Island, a protected habitat because of its large cormorant population (but no puffins!)

Moelfre to Dulas (Pilot Boat)
4.5 miles / 7.25 km

This walk, with fantastic coastal views throughout, runs from the picture-postcard village of Moelfre to the popular beach of Traeth Lligwy and little visited beach of Traeth yr Ora, before heading inland along the Dulas estuary to the Pilot Boat pub. The Path passes by the memorial to those lost in the 1859 Royal Charter and 1959 Hindlea shipwreck disasters. (Bus)