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Waun Fach & Y Grib from Pengenfford (Castell Dinas)
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Photo from the walk - Waun Fach & Y Grib from Pengenfford (Castell Dinas)

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons - Brecon Beacons East

County/Area - Powys

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1700 feet / 515 metres

Time - 5 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

This is an entertaining ascent to the summit of Waun Fach climbing the ridge of Y Grib. Throughout the walk there are excellent views of the Wye Valley and other mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park. 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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