Brecon Beacons Horseshoe Walk from Cwm Taf Fechan
Classic horseshoe walk up Pen y Fan and the Brecon Beacons from Cwm Taf Fechan.This walk includes the 2 Washis of Pen y Fan – Brecon Beacons, CribynThis walk includes the 2 Hewitts of Pen y Fan – Brecon Beacons, CribynThis walk includes the 3 Nuttalls of Pen y Fan – Brecon Beacons, Cribyn, Corn Du
|12.2 km||604 m||5 hours|
Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.
Start and Finish: Cwm Taf Fechan
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Parking and Post Code for Sat Nav (where applicable): CF48 2UT
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Brecon Beacons Horseshoe Walk from Cwm Taf Fechan Route Map and GPX Download
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Brecon Beacons Horseshoe Walk from Cwm Taf Fechan Details
This walk up the main Brecon Beacon summits of Corn Du, Pen y Fan and Cribyn takes a quiet approach from the Cwm Taf Fechan forest up the Rhiw yr Ysgyfarnog ridge. After crossing over the main ridge, it then descends the wide Roman Road to the start.
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For more walks up Pen y Fan, visit our All the Walking Routes up Pen y Fan article.