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Llanfrynach and Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal
Introduction to Walk 3209

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons

County/Area - Powys

Author - Martyn Hanks

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - nominal or unknown

Grade - moderate

The circular walk in Powys lies within the boundaries of the Brecon Beacons National Park. The route includes a section of the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal together with the villages of Llanfrynach, Groesfford and Pencelli. 

Walk Description  

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Walk 3210
Brecon & Pen-y-Fan
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

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1.9 miles / 3.0 km away
Pen-y-crug, Sarnau and Battle from Brecon
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2400
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Pen y Fan from Cwmgwdi near Brecon
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1903
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Pen y Fan & Corn Du from Cwmgwdi
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2074
3.9 miles / 6.2 km away
Highest Peaks of the Brecon Beacons
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 2648
6.4 miles / 10.3 km away
The Black Mountain, Brecon Beacons
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 1106
6.6 miles / 10.6 km away
Waun Fach from Castell Dinas, near Talgarth
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2065
6.6 miles / 10.6 km away
Waun Fach & Y Grib from Pengenfford (Castell Dinas)
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1283
7.1 miles / 11.3 km away
Fan y Big from Torpantau
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 1552
7.1 miles / 11.4 km away
Waun Rydd from Blaen y glyn
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 2641
7.5 miles / 12.1 km away
Fan Fawr & Fan Frynych, Fforest Fawr
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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