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Walk 1106 - Waun Fach from Castell Dinas, near Talgarth

Nat Park   Brecon Beacons
County/Area   Powys
AuthorLou Johnson
Length7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Ascent2080 feet / 630 metres
Grademoderate/hard

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Waun Fach is the highest mountain in the eastern sector of the Brecon Beacons. This area provides good high level walking with extensive views.


 

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.

OS ExplorerSheet OL13
OS LandrangerSheet 161

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.

Walks from the same start

Walk 2065
Waun Fach & Y Grib from Pengenfford (Castell Dinas)
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 3203 - 4.8 miles / 7.7 km away
Llanthony Abbey from Capel-y-Ffin Youth Hostel, Black Mountains
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Walk 3204 - 4.8 miles / 7.7 km away
Hay Bluff & Twmpa from Capel-y-Ffin Youth Hostel, Black Mountains
Grade - moderate
Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Walk 1238 - 5.8 miles / 9.4 km away
Hay Bluff & Twmpa, Black Mountains
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Walk 3209 - 6.6 miles / 10.6 km away
Llanfrynach and Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Walk 3210 - 6.6 miles / 10.6 km away
Brecon & Pen-y-Van
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Walk 1237 - 7.1 miles / 11.4 km away
Cwmyoy & Hatterrall Hill from Llanthony Priory
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Walk 3342 - 7.1 miles / 11.4 km away
The Hatterall Ridge from Llanthony Priory
Grade - very hard
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Walk 2400 - 10.2 miles / 16.3 km away
Pen y Fan from Cwmgwdi near Brecon
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Walk 1903 - 10.2 miles / 16.3 km away
Pen y Fan & Corn Du from Cwmgwdi
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Walk 2074 - 10.2 miles / 16.3 km away
Highest Peaks of the Brecon Beacons
Grade - moderate/hard
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.
 


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 ...
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Please Note - These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described.

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