The entire Wales Coast Path has now joined the
Pembrokeshire Coast Path and several English trails as members of
the International Appalachian Trail.
The mission of the International Appalachian Trail is to
establish a long-distance walking trail that extends beyond borders
to all geographic regions once connected by the “Appalachian
Mountain” range, formed more than 250 million years ago on the
In addition to connecting people and places, the goal is to
promote natural and cultural heritage, health and fitness,
environmental stewardship, fellowship and understanding,
cross-border cooperation, and rural economic development through
We are delighted that the Wales Coast Path is now a member
of this 'super Trail' and we hope to develop relationships with
Trails around the world in the coming years.