Cookies on our website

The Wales Coast Path website uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. For more details about cookies and how to manage them, see our cookie policy.

WCP joins the Appalachian Trail

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 super-continent Pangea.

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 eco-recreation.

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.

Further Information

 

International Appalacian Trail

Is there anything wrong with this page? Give us your feedback.