Newport Parrog to Iron Bridge

Wheelchair Walk

DISTANCE: 0.6 miles (1.0 km).
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Service bus Newport T5 (wheelchair accessible), Poppit Rocket 405 * (seasonal, not wheelchair accessible)
CHARACTER: Purpose-built rolled stone wheelchair path on riverside.

From Parrog Car Park turn left back towards Newport, then left again onto the Coast Path. Purpose made rolled stone path to BT standard; cross fall is negligible.

Path surface can flood in winter; repaired each spring. Although path predominantly level, it has slight gradients and is much used by cyclists.

Landowner allows youngsters to ride horses on path but such use is infrequent. Some seats, gate at east end. Toilets at Long Street car park, Newport SN 057392.

Wheelchair 1.1 km.

Find this Walk

Grid ref: SN052397


  • 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