Category Archives: Walking

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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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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Discover Wales’ first ever Geopark!

Join us across Fforest Fawr Geopark in the western half of the Brecon Beacons National Park for three weeks of walks, talks and more. Running from Saturday 17th May until Sunday 9th June we give you our top 5 events not … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Second Talgarth Walking Festival!

Close to Brecon, Crickhowell and Hay-on-Wye, Talgarth is an ideal base for visitors wishing to explore the Brecon Beacons National Park on foot, whether it’s the high peaks or the lush green valleys of the Wye and the Usk which … Continue reading

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Boats, Bikes & Boots – Brecon’s first Canalathon!

Monmouthshire & Brecon are to hold their first ever Canalathon on Sunday 14th September! The 33 mile route will see teams of four canoe, cycle and walk/run the distance of the tranquil canal that passes through the stunning Brecon Beacons National … Continue reading

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Bear Grylls comes to the Brecon Beacons!

Have you heard the news?  The Bear Grylls Survival Academy has announced a new site in the Brecon Beacons for its 24 Hour Family Survival Course! Techniques taught will include learning how to build and light a fire, how to … Continue reading

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Our Alternative Guide to St. Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air and there is nowhere more romantic the Brecon Beacons if you’re looking to splash out or just splash around. If you’re an old-fashioned romantic or if you’re looking for some alternative activities this year, let … Continue reading

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National Park Authority reaches new heights!

  You may’ve seen the photo but did you guess what this helicopter was up to this week? Spectacular scenes were seen this week as over 400 tonnes of crushed stone were airlifted by helicopter and taken to a remote … Continue reading

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Totally Locally Crickhowell!

Sitting beside the River Usk nestled in the Brecon Beacons, Crickhowell is proof that family businesses work, adding character and  beating big brands and now there’s a video to prove it!     The little high street is dominated by … Continue reading

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Guided Breaks and Walks for 2014…

It is officially 2014 and visiting the Brecon Beacons has never been such an exciting prospect! There’s more choice than ever before on guided breaks in the area, so here are a few slightly different ideas. Whether you’re looking for … Continue reading

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