Category Archives: walks

Walking Wednesday-Twyn y Gaer

The remains of an Iron Age hillfort can be seen on the grassy mound of  Twyn y Gaer. Though little remains of this ancient structure, it’s easy to see why our ancestors picked this naturally defensive spot to settle. On a clear … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday: A Walk to the Great Pen Y Fan

PEN Y FAN – The easiest way to the top of Pen y Fan and Corn Du. This week’s Walk Wednesday is all about the highest peak in the National Park and southern Britain.  Here’s another great guide, from the man … Continue reading

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Craig y Nos Circular Walk – A taste of the Tawe.

With lakes, ponds and big valley views, this circular walk at Craig y Nos is short but sweet. You’ll be crossing rivers via stepping stones and passing the National Showcaves Centre for Wales at Dan-yr-Ogof – a real rock star. … Continue reading

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Dog Friendly Brecon Beacons

Head out on a Sunday Stroll in the Brecon Beacons today with these great places to visit with your dog! 1. Crickhowell and Table Mountain This energetic walk gets the pulses pounding in more ways than one. The short, sharp ascent … Continue reading

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Spring Walks with Breathtaking Views

The Brecon Beacons come alive during this beautiful season with frolicking lambs, bluebells bursting in the meadows and many reasons to spend the entire day outside. There are so many places to go for a leisurely walk or challenging hike … Continue reading

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A dramatic journey into Fforest Fawr Geopark.

GLYN TARELL GEOTRAIL This tough but illuminating route, which takes you to the plateau of Fforest Fawr, involves some walking off marked footpaths. At the end, you’ll know how ice shaped these landscapes and why the Brecon Beacons National Park … Continue reading

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Walking in the East of the Brecon Beacons National Park-Abergavenny Riverside

The Usk up close. A gentle and easy-to-access walk along the scenic banks of the river Usk. Along the way, you’ll pass verdant meadows and clear running water, see lots of wildlife – and also get an insight into the … Continue reading

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