Reach Length:

8.10 miles

Access Conditions:


Start Point: (for a Google view click here)

Glyndyfrdwy Bridge (Coed Y Glyn Log Cabins site)


Directions: (for a Google view click here)

First Egress Point: (for a Google view click here)

Horseshoe Falls

Map Horseshoe Falls


Parking at the Chainbridge Hotel is strictly and exclusively for the use of hotel guests. Access to the river from the grounds of the Chainbridge Hotel is prohibited at all times, and no dropping off or picking up from that site is allowed.
With specific permission of the hotel, and when the public car park is full, spaces can be made available (subject to availability) in the hotel's upper car park which can be found on the opposite side of the road and several yards further on along the B5103. This MUST be organised in advance directly with the hotel either by eMail to or by telephoning 01978 860215.
Please understand that the hotel has very limited parking spaces in its main car park and it is important that the hotel's guests, as well as emergency service vehicles have suitable access at all times.

Second Egress Point:

Mile End Mill

Map Mile End Mill

Directions: (for a Google view click here)

Note that Mile End Mill is a private facility and vehicle parking is subject to the owner’s terms and conditions.

Third Egress Point:

Llangollen Town Weir

Map Llangollen Town Weir

Directions: (for a Google view click here)

Fourth Egress Point:

Ty Mawr Country Park

Map Ty Mawr

Note that the water level must be recorded as above 3ft on the gauge at Mile End Mill at 8:00am in order to egress at Ty Mawr.

Directions:  (for a Google view click here)

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