GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Freshwater West Walk

10 miles (16.5 km)

This walk from Freshwater West explores the Pembrokeshire coast around the lovely Freshwater Bay and the village of Angle.
The walk starts from the Freshwater West car park near Gupton Burrows. The area is popular with walkers and surfers with a beautiful wide beach, sand dunes and rock pools. The beach also famously used in the Harry Potter films as the location of the death of Dobby of the Elf. You can find Dobby's gravein the sand dunes at the beach.
From the car park you can pick up the Pembrokeshire Coast Path and follow it north west along the beach to Broomhill Burrows. You continue past the West and East Pickard Bays to West Angle Bay. You could take a detour east here to visit the village of Angle.
You continue along Milford Haven to Angle Bay before turning south to follow inland footpaths back to Freshwater West.

Postcode

SA71 5HW - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Freshwater West OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Freshwater West Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

To continue your walking in the area head east to visit Freshwater East where you can enjoy a walk to Manorbier Castle.

Photos

Freshwater West - geograph.org.uk - 239022

Freshwater West

Back of the dunes at Freshwater West - geograph.org.uk - 860135

Back of the dunes at Freshwater West

Freshwater West from Broomhill Burrows - geograph.org.uk - 2398312

Freshwater West from Broomhill Burrows

View east across West Pickard Bay - geograph.org.uk - 860174

View east across West Pickard Bay

Foundations of coastal fortification - geograph.org.uk - 861431

Foundations of coastal fortification

Passage to Milford Haven from sands of West Angle Bay - geograph.org.uk - 347160

Passage to Milford Haven from sands of West Angle Bay

West Angle Beach, Pembrokeshire - geograph.org.uk - 2081617

West Angle Beach, Pembrokeshire

Rock pools and a distant Thorn Island - geograph.org.uk - 691601

Rock pools and a distant Thorn Island

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

Freshwater West.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Download Linked File)