Category Archives: Activities

Summer has arrived!

We have everything you need here in the Brecon Beacons for summer!  Here are a few ideas of things you can do here.  From walking to taking a scenic train trip, spending a day on the river to discovering our towns … Continue reading

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Spend a day on the River Wye with Want to Canoe?

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh – but don’t just take Poohs’ word for it, hop in one of our canoes and see for yourself.  At want to canoe?, … Continue reading

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Go wild in the Garden

The National Botanic Garden is hosting the third annual Wales Wildflower Day on Sunday June 28. Nature lovers will get the chance to get up close and personal, not only with a whole host of wildflowers, especially the orchid-rich meadows, … Continue reading

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It’s National Picnic Week – here’s our top spots

13th-21st June: National Picnic Week! Here in the Brecon Beacons we have everything you’ll need for a National Picnic Week without even stepping into a supermarket. Find out the best spots to have a picnic in the Brecon Beacons and some of our favourite … Continue reading

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Busy ‘Art themed’ weekend ahead at the National Botanic Gardens of Wales

The National Botanic Gardens of Wales has an action packed weekend ahead, from photo exhibition, taster session in drawing and watercolour and a sculpture trail. Saturday 6th – Sunday 7th ‘Gone to Seed’ Photographic Exhibition  ‘Gone to Seed’ features stunning … Continue reading

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Come for a Wildlife Walk with Brecknock Wildlife Trust

Looking for ideas for things to do this weekend? How about a Wildlife Walk with Brecknock Wildlife Trust. Brecknock Wildlife Trust have an annual calendar of events, this Saturday, 30th May the walk takes in the Ystradfawr Walk, Ystradgynlais one of the 22 … Continue reading

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Walk on the wild side at Forage Festival at the National Botanic Garden of Wales

There is little more rewarding than exploring the countryside and finding food growing wild that you can take home and use in your cooking. The natural world has so much to offer in the way of culinary delights and the … Continue reading

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