Black Mountains

Cambrian Way: Day 8 – Lord Hereford’s Knob to Crickhowell

May 29, 2016
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  Date walked: 17th May 2016 Distance:  14.25 miles Map used: OS Explorer OL 13 Brecon Beacons National Park (Eastern Area) Guide: Cambrian Way by A.J.Drake (7th edition) and website  *************** Sadly, Paul couldn’t make it today so it was just Neil and I who met at Crickhowell, leaving Neil’s car there and taking mine […]

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Cambrian Way: Day 7 – Forest Coalpit to Lord Hereford’s Knob (or Twmpa for the more delicate reader)

May 15, 2016
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  Date walked: 12th April 2016 Distance: nearly 12 miles Map used: OS Explorer OL 13 Brecon Beacons National Park (Eastern Area) Guide: Cambrian Way by A.J.Drake (7th edition) and website  *************** Let me say from the outset that I intend to keep any knob references to the absolute minimum.  I apologise for the amount […]

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Climbing Sugar Loaf, near Abergavenny

January 25, 2015
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An easy 6 mile walk to the summit of this most distinctive of  Welsh hills. Date walked: 13th December 2104 Distance: 6 miles Map used: OS Explorer OL 13 Brecon Beacons National Park This walk was taken from “Circular walks in the Brecon Beacons National Park” by Tom Hutton ************* This is the nearest walk […]

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A circular walk in the Brecon Beacons taking in Waun Fach

November 16, 2014
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  The most perfect of walks in the Brecon Beacons: a beautiful day, stunning scenery, good company and a dead sheep. What more could you ask for? Date walked:  8th September 2014 Distance walked: 10.4 miles Map used: OS Explorer OL 13 – Brecon Beacons National Park I chose this walk from a little book “Circular walks […]

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