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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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2014 Canalathon a huge success!

The FIRST EVER Canalathon in the Brecon Beacons has been an absolutely massive success following the inaugural event last Sunday! The introduction of a Canalathon at the Brecon Beacons saw more than a thousand people turn up at the Canal … 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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Top 5 Memorable Stops on Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal

Top 5 Stopping Points on the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal Here is a round-up of great stopping points that are part of the leisurely journey from Newport to Brecon.  Included are some local favourites of pubs, cafes and scenic sites.   … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday – Llangynidr Locks

WALK WEDNESDAY – LLANGYNIDR LOCKS. Here’s another “get yourself out and about in the Brecon Beacons” walk Wednesday.  This month we’re giving the Brecon and Monmouthshire canal a bit more attention than usual, as it’s celebrating an impressive 200th anniversary. … Continue reading

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Walk Wednesday: A stroll along the Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal from Crickhowell

This week’s Walk Wednesday is a trot down the canal from Crickhowell by our Walk Wednesday hero Kevin Walker, Mountain Activities. A STROLL ALONG THE CANAL (& BACK!) A gentle and diverse stroll through the Usk Valley near Crickhowell.  Allow about … Continue reading

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Celebrating Brecon and Monmouthshire Canal 200th Anniversary

Brecon Beacons National Park helping to celebrate Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal 200th Anniversary Does your dog have what it takes to win the Canal Dog of the Year competition? Don’t deny your dog the shot of newspaper fame!  Enter your … Continue reading

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