Fan Brycheiniog and Picws Du Walk
Walk to the distinctive Fan BrycheiniogThis walk includes the 2 Washis of Bannau Sir Gaer – Picws Du, Fan Brycheiniog – Twr y Fan FoelThis walk includes the 2 Hewitts of Bannau Sir Gaer – Picws Du, Fan Brycheiniog – Twr y Fan FoelThis walk includes the 3 Nuttalls of Bannau Sir Gaer – Picws Du, Fan Brycheiniog – Twr y Fan Foel, Waun Lefrith
|15.24 km||749 m||5-6 hours or so|
Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.
Start and Finish: road head - SN 798238
None nearby. Llangadog to the north is the nearest village with facilities.
The usual warning about it being a hill walk and will need some care in poor visibility.
None to the start of this walk.Traveline for UK Public Transport
Parking and Post Code for Sat Nav (where applicable): SN 798238
Limited car parking at start.
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Fan Brycheiniog and Picws Du Walk Route Map and GPX Download
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Fan Brycheiniog and Picws Du Walk Details
The Westernmost hills in the Brecon Beacons National Park are confusingly called the Black Mountain, not to be confused with the easternmost hills which are the Black Mountains. This is a route to the best known part of these hills, the unmistakable escarpments of the along Picws Du and Fan Brycheiniog (sometimes referred to as Carmarthen Fan in English)
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