Keeper's Pond & Blorenge

Introduction to Walk 3435

Photo from the walk - Keeper's Pond & Blorenge

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons

County/Area - Monmouthshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A Brecon Beacons National Park walk to the south of Abergavenny. The circular route follows the lower slopes of the hill to Keeper's Pomd before ascending the main ridge to the summit from where there are great views north toward the high ground of the National Park.

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Walk Description

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Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series. Note If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

Explorer Map graphic - OS Explorer - Sheet OL12 BUY MAP

Landranger Map graphic - OS Landranger - Sheet 161 BUY MAP

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The Sugar Loaf from near Abergavenny
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Grade - moderate
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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.

Area Information

Brecon Beacons NP

The Brecon Beacons National Park covers a wide area in South Wales. The high summits of the Beacons themselves tell only part the story as, like most National Parks, there is a varied ... - More information

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Accommodation Nearby

Glenview B&B
Bwlch
10.7 miles / 17.2 km away
Norton House Bed & Bed Breakfast, Norton Skenfrith
Skenfrith
11.5 miles / 18.4 km away
The Castle Inn
Pengenffordd
13.5 miles / 21.6 km away
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Lindors Country House Hotel
St.Briavels
17.0 miles / 27.2 km away
Brynich Farm Cottages
Brecon
17.1 miles / 27.3 km away
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The Pilgrim Hotel
Much Birch
18.4 miles / 29.4 km away
Ty Helyg Guest House
Brecon
18.4 miles / 29.5 km away
Danyfan - Brecon
Brecon
18.7 miles / 30.0 km away
Stepping Beyond
Herefordshire
19.7 miles / 31.4 km away
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Meadowview and Bluebell - Brecon Holidays
Brecon Beacons.
20.2 miles / 32.3 km away

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