Fishguard Fort

Wheelchair Walk

DISTANCE: 109 yards (100m).
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Service bus Fishguard 412 – wheelchair accessible Poppit Rocket (seasonal) – NOT wheelchair accessible.
CHARACTER: Steep in places; assistance required.

From the small car park above Lower Town, on the road to Newport.

The first section of rolled stone path is a steep ramp at 1:8 (with landings) for 30m. After a further 70m of gentle downward slope there is a viewpoint overlooking the Fort and Bay.

The path continues to the Fort with no introduced obstructions, but very steeply downhill at 1:4 for 60m.  Toilets at Fishguard Square and West Street. Wheelchair 100 metres.

Find this Walk

Grid ref: SM962375


  • Take great care when on the Coast Path
  • Stay on the path and away from cliff edges
  • Wear boots and warm, waterproof clothing
  • Take extra care in windy and/or wet conditions
  • Always supervise children and dogs
  • Leave gates and property as you find them