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Pen-y-Crug hill fort from Brecon
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Photo from the walk - Pen-y-Crug hill fort from Brecon

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons - Brecon Beacons Central

County/Area - Powys

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Ascent - 550 feet / 167 metres

Time - 2 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

Powys walk from Brecon and climbs to the trig point Pen-y-Crug hill fort from where you can enjoy excellent views across the Usk Valley to the higher peaks of 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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