Talgarth Fifth Walking Festival

Friday 28th April – Monday 1st May 2017

The ancient market town of Talgarth is an ideal base for visitors wishing to explore the Brecon Beacons National Park on foot, particularly as it forms the “Gateway to the Black Mountains”. We offer visitors a taste of our town and the wonderful walking opportunities we have on our doorstep. We hope that you thoroughly enjoy your experience with us and return to our town in the near future. We look forward to seeing you at the Festival in May!
The fifth programme is now available online, browse through our walks.
You can book tickets online or by phone on 07719 876020 or 07943 616453 or download the booking form and post it to us.Image result for talgarth walking festival

Summary of Events

Friday 28th April
01. Festival Opening Talk and reception Black Mountains Gliding Club

Saturday 29th April
02. WALK Exploring the Rhiws of the Black Mountains with Havard Prosser
03. WALK Water Power in the Black Mountains – A Green Energy Walk with Gez Richards
04. WALK Legacies of the past around Talgarth with Chris Lewis
05. WALK Artist’s view of the Black Mountains with Frances St Clair Miller
06. WALK Black Mountains Gliding Club with Vaughan Evans
07. WALK Brecon Beacons Park Society Walk with Jim Wilson
08. WALK with Brecknock Wildlife Trust around Llangorse Lake with John Crellin
09. WALK Another chapter in Talgarth’s History with Alan Lovell
10 WALK Nordic Walking with Heather Maling
11. FILM “Dark Horse”

Sunday 30th April
12. THE MILL RACE Talgarth Ten Mile Fun Run
13. WALK Castle Dinas Circular with Rob Hughes and Avril Barnes
14. WALK Three Commons Overlooking the Wye with Jen Rees
15. WALK Restoring Local Ancient Woodlands with Jed Needs
16. WALK Local Gardens with David Beven
17. Outdoor Photography with Tony Bennett
18. WALK Restoring the local salmon and wildlife with Simon Evans of Wye and Usk Foundation
19. WALK Dipping Pools and a Mountain Chapel with Barbara Prosser
20. WALK Talgarth WW1 Food and Foraging with Jan Shivel
21. Children’s Treasure Hunt with Ellis and Steph Peters

Monday 1st May
22. WALK Capel-y-ffin landscape with Owen Sheers
23. WALK Ancient History around Llangorse with Chris Playford
24. WALK Two Trigs Geology Walk with Alan Bowring
25. WALK Bwlch with Solitude with Emma Harrison
26. WALK Local Gardens with David Beven
27. WALK The Dragon’s Back Walk with Graeme Adkin
28. WALK Mountain sketching with Margaret Jones
29. WALK The legend of the fairies with Robert Reith
30. WALK Rewilding the Uplands with Rob Yorke

Find the brochure here.

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