Nat Park - Brecon Beacons
County/Area - Powys
Author - Lou Johnson
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Ascent - 2115 feet / 641 metres
Grade - moderate
Corn Du, Pen y Fan and Cribyn are the three Brecon Beacons summits in this walk. The route provides an interesting way to the highest point in the Brecon Beacons National Park and, although a longer walk than some ascent routes, it does avoid many of the crowds.
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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.
Walking on the Brecon Beacons
45 circular day walks are described in this guidebook to the Brecon Beacons National Park. From west to east, Mynydd Du, Fforest Fawr, the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains these mountain and valley routes offer many options, highlighting the natural features. The walks described explore dramatic waterfalls, wooded gorges and upland valleys.
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