Rotary Across Wales Walk 2024


A walk from Machynlleth to Montgomery, two historic and significant towns.

Following a mix of public rights of way, including two of our fantastic National Trails (Glyndwr’s Way and Offa’s Dyke Path) country lanes and the meandering Montgomery Canal. Along the way passing through characterful communities and the settlements of Staylittle, Trefeglwys, Caersws, Newtown and Abermule.

The Rotary Clubs of Llanidloes, Machynlleth and Newtown join together to organise this very popular Mid Wales walk for people to enjoy and also to facilitate the raising of charitable funds:

The three Rotary Clubs raise funds for their own donations to local, national and international good causes.

The walkers themselves by arranging their own sponsorship, if they wish.

The Route:

A fully signed route with a number of distance options 

Registration for the full route will be open at the start at Y Plas, Machynlleth between 2 - 4am

A full route guide can be downloaded from our website -

It is recommended that the route instructions be protected against bad weather by laminating or covering

Easily accessed by road for specatators to wish you along your way

This is a great event for beginners wishing to try a new challenge or to build up toward the full distance

Route distances:

Machynlleth – Montgomery                     48 miles / 77 km                                         

Staylittle - Montgomery                             31 miles / 50 km                                   

Caersws - Montgomery                              21 miles / 34 km

Newtown - Montgomery                           14 miles / 23 km                                                                                                     

Abermule  - Montgomery                            9 miles / 14 km

Start Point: Y Plas carpark, Machynlleth. SH 74333 00430. 
Finish Point: Town centre, Montgomery. SO 22231 96443. 

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Map & Directions

Rotary Across Wales Walk 2024

Type:Walking Event

Machynlleth - Montgomery, Powys, SY20 8ER

Opening Times

Event (22 June 2024)


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