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Llanthony Priory from Longtown
Introduction to Walk 3622

Photo from the walk - Llanthony Priory from Longtown

Nat Park - Brecon Beacons - Brecon Beacons East

County/Area - Herefordshire & Monmouthshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 2100 feet / 636 metres

Time - 5 hours 40 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

A challenging walk from Longtown in Herefordshire crossing the Hatterrall Ridge to visit Llanthony Priory in Monmouthshire. The route includes some great views of the Black Mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park. The return across the Hatterrall Ridge needs careful navigation with a map essential for navigation. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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