Pontcysyllte Aqueduct Challenge

A non-competitive cycling challenge over 170km and climbing 3000 metres.





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A list of accomodation close to the start. This is for information only and does not constitute a recommendation.

Camping

  • Abbey Farm Caravan Park and Campsite. Located next to Valle Crucis Abbey at the foot of the Horseshoe Pass. Approximately 8km from the start. Tents, caravans, motorhomes.
    Tel. 01978 861297
  • Ty Maen Farm, Newbridge. Just off the A5. Approx 3.5km from the start. Tents, caravans, motorhomes. This is a basic site with toilets but no showers. Note that this site is normally only open to Camping Club members; mention that you are participating in the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct Challenge.
    01978 823184 or 07773 209403
  • James' Caravan Park, Ruabon. Just off the A483 junction with the A539. Approximately 4km from the start. Caravans and motorhomes only.
    Tel. 01978 820148

Bed & Breakfast

  • Glencoed. On the A5 approximately 2.5km from the start. Secure storage for bicycles available.
    Tel. 01691 778148
  • Cloud Hill. On the A5 approximately 2.5km from the start. Secure storage for bicycles available. From £25 per night.
    Tel. 01691 773359
  • Plas Offa Farm. On the A5 approximately 2.5km from the start.
    Tel. 01691 778491 or 07739 370378
  • Bryn Meirion. On the outskirts of Llangollen. Approximately 7km from the start. From £25 per night.
    Tel. 01978 861911.

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