Brecon Beacons

Description

Mountain range in the south of Wales. Also, the name is used to refer to the Brecon Beacons National Park, which comprises a larger area and other hill ranges as well. Popular for hiking. Pen y Fan, south Wales highest mountain, is one of the popular destinations.

Opinions

Rate 8.0 | 2 votes | No 6. in United Kingdom
  • John P June 2018
  • Rate 8
  • Positive Some great views. A mixture of popular mountains such as Pen-y-fan and much less visited areas with sheep and wild ponies. More open moorland than trees or farms. Beacons Way crosses it.
  • Negative Moorland can be muddy and weather can be bad.
  • Oranginas, long distance hiking trails Europe April 1997
  • Rate 8
  • Positive Wales at its best! The colours, Neolithic remains, moss, a rich flora and fauna, Usk-valley (also the name of another famous trail), waterfalls, enchanting views……….
  • Negative Nothing.
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Trails in this region

Books

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  • Brecon Beacons OS Landranger Map 160 (paper)
  • The central and western part of the Brecon Beacons National Park on a paper version of map No. 160 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each Landranger title now includes a code for... Read more
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  • All Terrain Pushchair Walks Brecon Beacons
  • A comprehensive and practical guide for families with all terrain pushchairs, wishing to enjoy the beauty of the Brecon Beacons. There are 30 graded routes tested and cosen for their five children. Incluses a range of high and low level walks, with lakes and mountains. Read more
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  • The Black Mountains - Abergavenny OS Landranger Map 161 (paper)
  • The Black Mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park, including a part of the Offa’s Dyke Path, on a paper version of map No. 161 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each... Read more
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2016
  • Brecon Beacons 2016
  • Pathfinder Brecon Beacons covering the Maen Madoc, Carn Goch and Carreg Cennen. This selection offers interest, regional variety and balance of routes in the Brecon Beacons providing the best walks in the area. From an easy stroll through Llangors Lake to the much more challenging walks in Waun Fach this volume contains something for everyone.... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • Brecon Beacons & Glamorgan Walks
  • Pathfinder Brecon Beacons covering the Maen Madoc, Carn Goch and Carreg Cennen. This selection offers interest, regional variety and balance of routes in the Brecon Beacons providing the best walks in the area. From an easy stroll through Llangors Lake to the much more challenging walks in Waun Fach this volume contains something for everyone.... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids 18 Pathfinder Guides Brecon Beacons | Ordnance Survey
  • Pathfinder Brecon Beacons covering the Maen Madoc, Carn Goch and Carreg Cennen. This selection offers interest, regional variety and balance of routes in the Brecon Beacons providing the best walks in the area. From an easy stroll through Llangors Lake to the much more challenging walks in Waun Fach this volume contains something for everyone.... Read more
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  • Brecon Beacons OS Landranger Active Map 160 (waterproof)
  • The central and western part of the Brecon Beacons National Park on a waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 160 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each... Read more
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  • Brecon Beacons Eastern OS Explorer Map OL13 (paper)
  • The eastern part of the Brecon Beacons National Park on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL13, paper version, from the Ordnance Survey’s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Coverage includes Tredegar, Ebbw Vale, Abergavenny, Hay-on-Wye, the Black Mountains, Llangorse Lake, Sugar Loaf, Black Hill, Hay Bluff, sections of the Offa’s Dyke... Read more
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The Book Depository
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2018
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Maps

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  • Brecon Beacons
  • Waterproof mountain map of Brecon Beacons from Harvey at 1:40,000, with a geological map of the region on the reverse and advice on navigating the region safely.MAIN MAP: Topography is shown through clear altitude shading, spot heights, contours at 15m intervals, and index contours at 75m intervals. A variety of symbols are used to show terrain... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Lampeter and Llandovery / Llanbedr Pont Steffan a Llanymddyfri 1923
  • Map No. 146, Lampeter and Llandovery / Llanbedr Pont Steffan a Llanymddyfri 1923, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps... Read more
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  • Presteigne and Hay-on-Wye / Llanandras a’r Gelli Gandryll 1900-1903
  • Map No. 148, Presteigne and Hay-on-Wye / Llanandras a’r Gelli Gandryll 1900-1903, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps... Read more
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  • Brecon Beacons / Bannau Brycheiniog 1919-1923
  • Map No. 160, Brecon Beacons / Bannau Brycheiniog 1919-1923, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so... Read more
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  • The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1900
  • Map No. 161, The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1900, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so... Read more
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  • Lampeter and Llandovery / Llanbedr Pont Steffan a Llanymddyfri 1901-1902
  • Map No. 146, Lampeter and Llandovery / Llanbedr Pont Steffan a Llanymddyfri 1901-1902, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Brecon Beacons / Bannau Brycheiniog 1901-1902
  • Map No. 160, Brecon Beacons / Bannau Brycheiniog 1901-1902, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Brecon Beacons Trail Running: 20 off-road routes for trail & fell runners
  • Brecon Beacons Trail Running is a comprehensive guide to off-road running across the national park, including the Black Mountains, the Brecon Beacons themselves and the Black Mountain. With 20 runs from 5.3km to 17.5km in length, this book is suitable for runners of all abilities. The hills and valleys of the Brecon Beacons offer a wide variety... Read more
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  • West & Central Brecon Beacons AA Walker`s Map 18
  • West and Central Brecon Beacons at 1:25,000 in a series of Walker’s Maps published by the AA with the cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. The map is double-sided and coverage includes Brecon beacons National Park, Merthyr Tydfil, Brecon, Trecastle, Llandovery, Llanwrda, Llandeilo, etc.Maps in the AA Walker’s series are... Read more
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  • Brecon Beacons West Adventure Atlas
  • The western part of the Brecon Beacons at 1:25,000 in a series of handy A5 size Adventure Atlases from Geographers` A-Z Map Company with cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. Coverage includes Brecon, Merthyr Tydfil, Llandeilo and Llondovery.To see other titles in this series please click on the series link.A-Z Adventure... Read more
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  • Presteigne and Hay-on-Wye / Llanandras a’r Gelli Gandryll 1919-1920
  • Map No. 148, Presteigne and Hay-on-Wye / Llanandras a’r Gelli Gandryll 1819-1920, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Brecon Beacons East A-Z Adventure Atlas
  • The eastern part of the Brecon Beacons at 1:25,000 in a series of handy A5 size Adventure Atlases from Geographers` A-Z Map Company with cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. Coverage includes Brecon, Hay-on-Wye, Pandy, Abergavenny, Pontypool, Merther Tydfil, Llangynidr, Llanfrynach, Llangorse and Talgarth.To see other titles... Read more
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  • The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1919-1920
  • Map No. 161, The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1919-1920, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined... Read more
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  • Wales Mountain Biking
  • Vertebrate’s guide to mountain biking in Wales covers 20 recommended mountain bike trails, routes and rides ranging from 12km to 50km. The routes themselves have been devised and tested by local riders to help you get the very best out of the Welsh trails.Each route is described with easy-to-follow instructions, information on difficulty,... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Wales Mountain Biking
  • Wales Mountain Biking is the 12th title in Vertebrate Publishing's bestselling series of UK mountain biking guidebooks. This book showcases 20 routes in Wales, between 12km and 50km in length, suitable for all levels of mountain bikers. Split into three sections, South Wales, Mid Wales and North Wales, this book includes classic loops in the... Read more
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Belgium
  • Wales Mountain Biking
  • Wales Mountain Biking is the 12th title in Vertebrate Publishing's bestselling series of UK mountain biking guidebooks. This book showcases 20 routes in Wales, between 12km and 50km in length, suitable for all levels of mountain bikers. Split into three sections, South Wales, Mid Wales and North Wales, this book includes classic loops in the... Read more
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