Pen y Fan and Corn Du Brecon Beacons Walk
Easiest walk up Pen y Fan on a good track. Still a mountain walk that needs respect.
|7.5 km||487 m||3 hours|
Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.
Start and Finish: Storey Arms
None – note that the Storey Arms isn’t a welcome pub at the end of the day, but an outdoor centre.
No specific hazards, but it’s still a mountain and you’ll need to know what you’re doing.
Trawscambian bus.Traveline for UK Public Transport
Parking and Post Code for Sat Nav (where applicable): LD3 8NL
Parking availble but limited at busy periods. The A470 is a busy trunk road and illegal parking will be ticketed.
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Pen y Fan and Corn Du Brecon Beacons Walk Route Map and GPX Download
Pen y Fan and Corn Du Brecon Beacons Walk Details
Pen y Fan is the highest point south of Snowdonia and the route to its summit is a surprisingly easy walk of under 8km there and back.
Even so, it is still a mountain and should be treated with respect!
For more walks up Pen y Fan, visit our All the Walking Routes up Pen y Fan article.
Dave also established Walk up Snowdon, Walk up Scafell Pike and Walk up Ben Nevis just to mention a few.
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