Bannau Brycheiniog Away Weekend

Fri 22nd - Mon 25th Mar 2024


Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Region / Area
Southern England / South Wales
Local Group
Essex & Herts
Distance
7, 15.5, 19.5, 9 or 9.4ml.
Start Time
1.30pm Friday
Route
First walk on the Friday with Lizzie, 1.30pm start, from Nythfa House, HF Brecon, Powys, LD3 7NN. Brecon orientation & canal walk 7 miles

9am start Saturday walk 1, ‘Promise’ with David Morgan, (South Wales LDWA) 19.5 miles walk, from Crickhowell Sports Centre, New Road, Crickhowell what3 words - brushing.fuse.allows. Please check South Wales website before you travel for any last minute changes. (It is advisable to arrive 10 minutes before the meet/start time)
This is a joint walk with our friends from Essex & Herts LDWA Group. An exploration of the western Black Mountains via lesser known paths & a ridge finish. Graded as hard with 4200 feet of ascent.

9 am start Saturday walk 2, Usk Valley Circuit, 15.5 miles with Jason Winney, (South Wales LDWA) from Crickhowell Sports Centre, New Road, Crickhowell what3 words - brushing.fuse.allows, Please check South Wales website before you travel for any last minute changes.(It is advisable to arrive 10 minutes before the meet/start time)
A second offering for our friends from Essex & Herts LDWA who don't wish to participate on the walk called 'Promise' due to distance & height ascent. graded as moderate with 2,343 feet of ascent.

Sunday walk Pen-y Fan 9.1 miles with Peter Tremain, car share from NT c.p, post code LD3 8NL. If you are a NATIONAL TRUST member, please bring MEMBERSHIP CARDS WITH YOU, FOR FREE PARKING, as daily cost is £7.50. This is a linear walk back to the house. With relay of drivers to pick up cars. This walk depends on weather conditions, Peter has a back up walk, if needed

Monday walk with Lizzie, 10am start from Henderson Hall, Village Hub, car park, Talybont-on-Usk. what3words- ///handyman.annotated.deeds Approx 25 mins drive from Nythfa House. Circular walk 9.4miles

General Notes
Away weekend staying at Nythfa House HF. Event full, balance date 3rd February 2024

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