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Get Ready for Adventure: Your Ultimate Guide to Hiking the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path

Your Ultimate Guide to Hiking the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path


Hello, outdoor enthusiasts! Are you ready to embark on one of the most breathtaking hiking adventures in the UK? The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, a national treasure spanning 186 miles of Wales' most stunning coastline, awaits you. Whether you're a seasoned hiker or just starting, this guide is your companion to make the most of this incredible trail. And remember, Eco Escape Campsite is here to enhance your journey every step of the way!

Why Choose Hiking the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path?

  • Diverse Landscapes: From rugged cliffs to serene beaches, the path offers a mosaic of landscapes. Each turn reveals a new vista, ensuring your hike is nothing short of spectacular.

  • Rich Wildlife: It's not just about the views! The path is a haven for wildlife lovers, offering glimpses of seabirds, seals, and if you're lucky, dolphins playing in the distance.

  • Historical Sites: Immerse yourself in Wales' rich history as you pass ancient forts, medieval castles, and quaint fishing villages.

Must-See Spots Along the Way

  • Skomer Island: A detour to this island is a must for bird enthusiasts, especially during the puffin breeding season.

  • Tenby: This charming seaside town is perfect for a rest day, with its picturesque harbour and inviting cafes.

  • St. Govan's Chapel: Nestled in a cleft of the cliffs, this tiny medieval chapel is steeped in legend.

Tips for a Successful Hike

  • Pack Smart: Weather along the coast can be unpredictable. Bring layers, waterproof gear, and a sturdy pair of hiking boots.

  • Stay Hydrated: Keep plenty of water with you and refill at designated points along the path.

  • Respect the Wildlife: Maintain a safe distance from animals and their habitats.

Why Eco Escape is Your Perfect Base Camp

  • Location: Nestled near key access points to the Coastal Path, Eco Escape offers the perfect starting or ending point for your hike.

  • Comfort: Our cosy and eco-friendly facilities ensure you can rest and recharge in comfort.

  • Amenities: From hot showers to campfire pits, we've got everything you need to relax after a day on the trail.

Planning Your Trip

  • Short Hikes: For day trips, we recommend sections like the hike from Broad Haven to St. David's.

  • Longer Treks: If you're up for a multi-day adventure, the stretch from Tenby to Amroth offers an unforgettable experience.

Join Our Eco Escape Community

At Eco Escape, we're more than just a campsite; we're a community of nature lovers and adventurers. Share your experiences, tips, and stories with fellow hikers and us.

Ready to lace up your boots and hit the path? The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path is not just a hike; it's an adventure of a lifetime. And Eco Escape is here to make that adventure even more memorable.

For more tips, stories, and updates, follow our blog and join us on Facebook and Instagram. Happy hiking, and we can't wait to welcome you at Eco Escape!

Whether you're looking for a challenging trek or a leisurely walk, the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and Eco Escape offer something for every hiker. See you on the trail!

Happy Trails,

The Eco Escape Team 🌲🥾🌊


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