Brunel Trail - Pembroke

The Brunel Trail is a popular shared-use and traffic-free path linking Neyland – once the western terminus of Brunel’s Great Western Railway – with Johnston and Haverfordwest.

Starting near the colourful array of yachts at Neyland Marina, the route follows the picturesque Cleddau Estuary through the attractive broadleaved woodland of Westfield Pill Nature Reserve before continuing along the old Great Western Railway line to Johnston. This railway line was built between 1852 and 1856 under the direction of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the most famous of all Victorian engineers.

From Johnston, you can continue along Route 4 northwards for around 4 miles to Haverfordwest where you will find a wide range of shops (including bike hire), cafés and restaurants, as well as ruins of a castle and a priory.

Please note

We have taken all responsible steps to ensure that these routes are safe and achievable by people with a reasonable level of fitness. However, all outdoor activities involve a degree of risk. To the extent permitted by law, Sustrans accepts no responsibility for any accidents or injury resulting from following these routes. Walking and cycling routes change over time. Weather conditions may also affect path surfaces. Please use your own judgement when using the routes based upon the weather and the ability, experience and confidence levels of those in your group.

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The Brunel Trail is part of the National Cycle Network, cared for by Sustrans. Your donation today will help keep the Network safe and open for everyone to enjoy

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