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Waun Fach from Castell Dinas, near Talgarth
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Photo from the walk - Waun Fach from Castell Dinas, near Talgarth

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons - Brecon Beacons East

County/Area - Powys

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 2080 feet / 630 metres

Time - 5 hours 50 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

Waun Fach is the highest mountain in the eastern sector of the Brecon Beacons. This area provides good high level walking with extensive views. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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