Category Archives: days out

Castles in the Brecon Beacons National Park

Wales is home to some of Europe’s finest surviving medieval castles. Here in the Brecon Beacons, we have our fair share. Perhaps the most dreamy and dramatic of all are the weathered remains of Carreg Cennen Castle, perched high up on … Continue reading

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Foraging in the Brecon Beacons

Hello! I’m Adele. You might have come across some of my books, including ‘The Hedgerow Handbook’ and ‘The Garden Forager’, both beautifully illustrated by Lizzie Harper of Hay on Wye. Brecon Beacons Foraging, for me, is the exciting end product … Continue reading

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Whats on in April

You may be arranging a trip to the Brecon Beacons this April, there are plenty of fun things to do during your stay with us, here are a few upcoming events this month.  For the full event listing go our … Continue reading

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Easter in the Brecon Beacons-Things to do Whatever the Weather!

  Spring’s a good time to be in in the Brecon Beacons, winter is over the beautiful daffs are out, the birds are singing, the spring lambs are frolicking in our fields and everyone is generally in a good mood. The … Continue reading

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The Brecon Beacons Dark Skies

The Aurora Borealis have been spotted across the Brecon Beacons this March, with our Dark Sky reserve providing perfectly clear skies to see them, as this photo below shows. “The only Dark-Sky reserve in Wales is situated in the Brecon … Continue reading

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Celebrate World Book Day Today in the Brecon Beacons!

Its World Book Day! And what better way to spend it here, in the Brecon Beacons National Park. There is a wealth of independent book shops here, with our very own Hay on Wye being worldwide known as the Town … Continue reading

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Special Dog Days at Craig-Y-Nos Country Park

Craig-y-nos Country Park in the Brecon Beacons National Park are holding two special dog days on Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th February, 10am-4pm each day. The park in the Swansea Valley area receives thousands of dog walkers a year. It … Continue reading

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