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Brecon Beacons Walks,
Walking Routes & Hiking Trails

The Brecon Beacons walks listed below cater for walkers of all abilities from easy low-level walks to the high mountain summits. All walks are free to download and print and many have GPS files. The walks reach all the major summits in the Brecon Beacons National Park.


 
WalkDescriptionGradeMiles
1664The Sugar Loaf from near Abergavenny (short ascent)easy3.50
2670Ysgyryd Fawr (The Skirrid) near Abergavenny easy/mod3.50
3205Carnau Gwynion from Ystradfellte easy4.00
3546Pen y Bryn from Pencellimoderate5.00
1512Iron Mountain Trail - 'Llwybr Mynydd Haearn' - Part 2easy/mod5.00
2400Pen y Fan from Cwmgwdi near Breconmoderate5.00
3559★☩Picws Du & Llyn y Fan Fach from near Llanddeusantmoderate5.30
1552Waun Rydd from Blaen y glyn easy/mod5.50
3209Llanfrynach and Pencelli circulareasy/mod5.60
1238Hay Bluff & Twmpa, Black Mountainsmoderate6.00
1271The Sugar Loaf from near Abergavennymoderate6.00
2641Fan Fawr & Fan Frynych, Fforest Fawrmoderate6.50
3134The Llangatwg Escarpment from near Crickhowellmoderate6.50
2065Waun Fach & Y Grib from Pengenfford (Castell Dinas)moderate6.50
3555★☩Carreg yr Ogof & Bannau Sir Gaer from Llanddeusantmoderate6.70
2646Fan Nedd & Fan Bwlch Chwyth, Fforest Fawrmoderate7.00
1415Iron Mountain Trail - 'Llwybr Mynydd Haearn' - Part 1easy/mod7.50
1903Pen y Fan & Corn Du from Cwmgwdimoderate7.50
3435Keeper's Pond & Blorengeeasy/mod7.50
1106Waun Fach from Castell Dinas, near Talgarthmod/hard7.50
2935Llanthony Priory from Capel-y-ffineasy/mod7.70
2643Fan Frynych & Fan Llia, Fforest Fawrmoderate8.00
2645Fan Gyhirych & Fan Bwlch Chwyth, Fforest Fawrmoderate8.00
2648The Black Mountain, Brecon Beaconsmoderate8.00
1283Fan y Big from Torpantaumoderate8.50
1123The Brecon Beacons from the Taf Fechan Forestmoderate8.50
3206Waterfalls Walk from near Ystradfelltemoderate9.20
1237Cwmyoy & Hatterrall Hill from Llanthony Priorymoderate10.00
3342The Hatterall Ridge from Llanthony Prioryvery hard10.00
3236Pen-y-crug, Sarnau and Battle from Breconmoderate10.00
2647Fan Gyhirych, Fan Nedd & Fan Bwlch Chwythmoderate10.00
3204★☩Hay Bluff & Twmpa from Capel-y-Ffinmoderate10.30
2934The High Peaks of the Brecon Beaconsmod/hard10.70
3203Vale of Ewyas from Llanthony Abbeymoderate10.70
2074Highest Peaks of the Brecon Beaconsmod/hard11.00
3536★☩Pen y Bryn & Carn Pica from Pencellimod/hard11.30
1672Llyn-y-Fan-Fawr, Mynydd Ddu from Llanddeusant mod/hard12.00

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