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Llanfrynach and Pencelli circular
Introduction to Walk 3209

Photo from the walk - Llanfrynach and Pencelli circular

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons

County/Area - Powys

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.6 miles / 9.1 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

The circular walk in Powys lies within the boundaries of the Brecon Beacons National Park. The route includes a section of the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal together with the village of Pencelli. The route passes through scenery typical of the lowland areas of the National Park. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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