Category Archives: Outdoors

Canalathon 2014

Get ready for the newest event to hit the Brecon Beacons National Park this September with the 2014 Canalathon taking place along the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal. On the 14th of September 55 teams of four will be completing the … Continue reading

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Tour of Britain 2014 Guide!

The biggest cycling event of the year is passing through our national park on the 9th September so we’re all itching to hop on our own bikes, or try to catch a glimpse of the pros! Inspired by the Tour … Continue reading

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Five attractions in the Brecon Beacons for the bank holiday weekend

With the August bank holiday weekend looming, head to the Brecon Beacons. We’ve come up with five family favourites. From the highest summit to mountain caves, Brecon Beacons has something for everyone.  Enjoy a weekend in Mid Wales for the … Continue reading

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Cafe Cycle Rides in the Brecon Beacons

Cycling and food! Two great ways to enjoy a day. You can eat lots and then burn it off on a glorious bike ride. The Brecon Beacons is blessed with some wonderful cafes and bike rides, so why not combine … Continue reading

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Black Mountains ‘Special Places’ Campaign

The Brecon Beacons National Park features in a short film of a stunning mountain bike trip to coincide with The National Trust’s ‘Special Places’ campaign They launched the initiative at the Hay Festival in May to find Wales’ most special … Continue reading

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Mum, I’m bored!

Although we are looking forward to those six weeks to spend time with family, we can’t help but fear those countless hours of sticky fingers, an upturned house and “Mum, I’m bored!” hailing from downstairs at 6am. Well, for those who are … Continue reading

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Daunted by Welsh hills? The answer is electric!

There’s no denying Wales has a lot to offer cyclists – both on and off road: wonderful scenery, mountain roads, historic sites and great food. But one thing it also has in abundance is hills..   Whichever direction you point … Continue reading

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