Crugyn Ci, Esgair Perfedd & Penygarreg - Elan Valley

Introduction to Walk 3297

Photo from the walk - Crugyn Ci, Esgair Perfedd & Penygarreg - Elan Valley

Region - Cambrian Mountains

County/Area - Powys

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Grade - moderate

An Elan Valley walk that explores the hills and reservoirs near Rhayader offering superb views across the varied landscape of Powys. 

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Gorllwyn circuit, Elan Valley
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Strata Florida to Tregaron
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Pen y Garn from The Arch near Devil's Bridge
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Walk 1363
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The Elephant Walk from Tregaron
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Walk 1102
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Plynlimon and Nant-y-Moch Reservoir
Grade - hard
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Walk 1304
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Plynlimon from Esteddfa Gurig
Grade - moderate
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Walk 1362
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Cors Caron from Tregaron
Grade - easy
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Twm Town from Tregaron
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Tregaron to Llandewi Brefi
Grade - easy/mod
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Walk 1367
15.4 miles / 24.6 km away
Cwm Berwyn from Tregaron
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 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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Area Information

Cambrian Mountains

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Accommodation Nearby

Red Kite Cottages
Ffair Rhos
10.9 miles / 17.4 km away
Blaen-y-ddol
Pont-rhyd-y-groes
11.4 miles / 18.2 km away
Nant yr Onnen B&B and Holiday Cottage
Tregaron
15.0 miles / 24.0 km away
Llanerchindda Farm Guest House
Cynghordy, Llandovery
16.6 miles / 26.6 km away
The Star Inn
Dylife
17.2 miles / 27.6 km away
Murmur Aeron Self Catering
Llangeitho nr Tregaron
18.8 miles / 30.0 km away
Old Station Caravan Park
New Radnor
19.3 miles / 30.8 km away
The Old Stables Aberdovey
Aberdyfi
24.8 miles / 39.7 km away
Meadowview and Bluebell - Brecon Holidays
Brecon Beacons.
25.1 miles / 40.2 km away
The White Horse Inn
Clun
25.6 miles / 41.0 km away

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