On the Taff Trail from Talybont on Usk to Brecon

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Route Summary:

Canalside cycle or walk.

Distance
Ascent
Time
11.48 km 77 m Couple of hours on a bike one way.

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

Start and Finish: Brecon - Talybont-on-Usk

Facilities:

Pub every 100m or so!

Hazards:

Narrow Paths

Remember that we cannot outline every single hazard on a walk – it’s up to you to be safe and competent. Read up on Mountain Safety , Navigation and what equipment you’ll need.

Public Transport: Traveline for UK Public Transport
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In Brecon

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On the Taff Trail from Talybont on Usk to Brecon Details

The Taff Trail is an easy bike ride or ramble along the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal at this section, with the option of taking it easy with pubs at every corner. Ok, not quite but there’s more than enough refreshments on the way.

If you’re doing this on your bike then you’ll need to be aware of the low bridges that you need to dismount for, and make sure you’re steady on that bike as a slightly wobbly technique could see you in the drink rather than enjoying one!

The Route

The route is detailed as part of this walk over the Brecon Beacons.

Dave Roberts

Dave Roberts founded Walk Eryri in 2004, with the aim of providing routes that are off the beaten track. Walk Eryri is now part of Mud and Routes which continues to provide more off beat routes and walks in Snowdonia and beyond. Dave has been exploring the hills of Eryri for over thirty years, and is a qualified Mountain Leader.
Dave also established Walk up Snowdon, Walk up Scafell Pike and Walk up Ben Nevis just to mention a few.

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