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Iron Mountain Trail - 'Llwybr Mynydd Haearn' - Part 2
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Nat Park - Brecon Beacons

County/Area - Monmouthshire

Author - Torfaen County Borough Council

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 320 feet / 97 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This is a circular walk in the Brecon Baecons National Park that some of the major sites of the Blaenavon Industrial Landscape World Heritage Site.  

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Walk 1415
Iron Mountain Trail - 'Llwybr Mynydd Haearn' - Part 1
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

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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.

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Walking on the Brecon Beacons

Walking on the Brecon Beacons45 circular day walks are described in this guidebook to the Brecon Beacons National Park. From west to east, Mynydd Du, Fforest Fawr, the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains these mountain and valley routes offer many options, highlighting the natural features. The walks described explore dramatic waterfalls, wooded gorges and upland valleys.
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