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Fan Nedd & Fan Bwlch Chwyth, Fforest Fawr
Introduction to Walk 2646

Photo from the walk - Fan Nedd & Fan Bwlch Chwyth, Fforest Fawr

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons

County/Area - Powys

Author - Hugh Maguire

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1620 feet / 491 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

Excellent walking with few others to disturb the silence in this part of the Brecon Beacons.


 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 2645
Fan Gyhirych & Fan Bwlch Chwyth, Fforest Fawr
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2647
Fan Gyhirych, Fan Nedd & Fan Bwlch Chwyth
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 3563
2.7 miles / 4.3 km away
Fan Brycheiniog and Picws Du
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.1 miles / 11.5 km
Walk 2643
2.9 miles / 4.7 km away
Fan Frynych & Fan Llia, Fforest Fawr
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 2641
4.7 miles / 7.5 km away
Fan Fawr & Fan Frynych, Fforest Fawr
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2648
5.5 miles / 8.7 km away
The Black Mountain, Brecon Beacons
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 3559
6.2 miles / 9.9 km away
Picws Du & Llyn y Fan Fach from near Llanddeusant
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.3 miles / 8.6 km
Walk 3205
6.4 miles / 10.3 km away
Carnau Gwynion from Ystradfellte
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 3206
6.4 miles / 10.3 km away
Waterfalls Walk from near Ystradfellte
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.2 miles / 15 km
Walk 1672
7.6 miles / 12.2 km away
Llyn-y-Fan-Fawr, Mynydd Ddu from Llanddeusant
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
Walk 3555
7.6 miles / 12.2 km away
Carreg yr Ogof & Bannau Sir Gaer from Llanddeusant
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.7 miles / 10.9 km
Walk 2400
8.2 miles / 13.1 km away
Pen y Fan from Cwmgwdi near Brecon
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

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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