Short Breaks and Multi-Day Walks

See details of up coming Short Break Walking Holidays and Multi-Day Walks by scrolling down the page.

 

Cambrian Way

28th April – 1st May.  Cambrian Way 4 days walking.

This is the first of two 4 day series of walks continuing the programme of 12 days of the Cambrian Way in 2016.

Day 1: Soar y Mynydd to Strata Florida – 9 miles

Day 2: Strata Florida to Cwmystwyth – 9 miles

Day 3: Cwmystwyth to Dyffryn Castell – 12.5 miles

Day 4: Dyffryn Castell to Dylife (over Plynlimon) – 11.5 miles

Booking is essential. To enquire and book contact Derek Thomas on dthomas539@btinternet.com / 01242 678655. Details of transport have not yet been finalised, however all participants must confirm their willingness to contribute to car sharing arrangements. Aberystwyth will be the centre for any communal travel and where a choice of accommodation is likely to be available.

9th June – 12th June. Cambrian Way 4 days walking.

This is the second of two 4 day series of walks continuing the programme of 12 days of the Cambrian Way in 2016.

Day 5: Dylife to minor road north of Commins Coch – 10 miles

Day 6: north of Commins Coch to Dinas Mawddwy – 11.5 miles

Day 7: Dinas Mawddwy to Bwlch Llyn Bach (on A487) – 9 miles

Day 8: Bwlch Llyn Bach to Barmouth (over Cadair Idris) – 10.5 miles

Booking is essential. To enquire and book contact Derek Thomas on dthomas539@btinternet.com / 01242 678655. Details of transport have not yet been finalised, however all participants must confirm their willingness to contribute to car sharing arrangements. Barnmouth will be the centre for any communal travel and where a choice of accommodation is likely to be available.

Fforest Fawr Geopark Festival (Geofest) –  May 20th to June 4th

There are some joint walks with BBPS – see walks programme.

For other walks and events look on their website or contact Alan Bowring on 01874 620415

BEACONS WAY 8-DAY TREK 2017

Sat 29th July – Sat 5th Aug
Contact: ANNE PRITCHARD
eannepritchard@hotmail.com
029 2061 0397

 

Walk across the Brecon Beacons National Park from Holy Mountain (Ysgyryd Fawr) to Bethlehem and on to Llangadog. Participants will organise their own accommodation and transport to the meeting place each day; a coach will be provided to transport us to the start of the day’s walk. Booking is essential as places will be limited, and priority will be given to those who book for the whole eight days. There will be a charge of £64 per person, payable at time of booking. Details of the Beacons Way including the latest route updates are on the National Park website at http://www.breconbeacons.org/beacons-way. To book and for further information contact Anne Pritchard.

 

DAY 1: YSGYRYD FAWR TO LLANTHONY PRIORY

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Sat 29th July
Energetic
17km (10.6miles)
697m (2270ft)
9.00am – 4.30pm
ANNE PRITCHARD
ROS GRANT
029 2061 0397
07748 463545
Meet at Llanthony Priory GR SO 289278 OS Map OL13 postcode NP7 7NN for coach transfer to the Skirrid (Ysgyryd Fawr).

DAY 2: LLANTHONY PRIORY TO CRICKHOWELL

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Sun 30th July
Strenuous
20.5km (13miles)
934m (3063ft)

9.00am – 6.00pm
TIM COULSON
CERIDWEN COULSON
01291 641953
07778 852946
Meet at Crickhowell High School GR SO 217185 OS Map OL13 postcode NP8 1AW for coach transfer to Llanthony Priory

DAY 3: CRICKHOWELL TO LLANGYNIDR

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Mon 31st July
Energetic

19.5km (12miles)
680m (2230ft)

9.00am – 5.30pm
ROS GRANT
ANNE PRITCHARD
01873 854894
07773 262068
Meet at public car park opposite LLangynidr Village Hall GR SO 155196 OS Map OL13 postcode NP8 1LS for coach transfer to Crickhowell.

DAY 4: LLANGYNIDR TO STOREY ARMS

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 Tue 1st Aug
Strenuous
23km (15miles)
1020m (3345ft)
9.00am – 7.00pm
MIKE INGLEBY
ROB SUNDERLAND
01594 562341
Meet in the car park opposite the Storey Arms GR SN 983203 OS Map OL12 postcode LD3 8NL for coach transfer to Llangynidr.

DAY 5: STOREY ARMS TO CRAIG-Y-NOS

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Wed 2nd Aug
Energetic
23km (15miles)
555m (1820ft)
9.00am – 6.00pm
ARNY WILLIAMS/SIMON FOSTER
07976 483329
Meet at Craig-y-nos Country Park GR SN 841155 OS Map OL12 postcode SA9 1GL for coach transfer to Storey Arms.

DAY 6: CRAIG-Y-NOS TO LLANDDEUSANT

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Thu 3th Aug
Energetic
16km (10miles)
780m (2558ft)
9.00am – 5.00pm
RICHARD DAVIES
LYNDA LUCAS
029 2084 2923

07986 562584
Meet at Llanddeusant (exact meeting point to be confirmed) OS Map OL12 for coach transfer to Craig-y-nos.

DAY 7: LLANDDEUSANT TO CARREG CENNEN CASTLE

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Fri 4th Aug
Strenuous
22km (13.5miles)
790m (2591ft)
9.00am – 6.00pm
ROB PRITCHARD
ANGELA MORGAN
07773 713605
Meet at Carreg Cennen Castle GR SN 667193 OS Map OL12 postcode SA19 6UA for coach transfer to Llanddeusant.

DAY 8: CARREG CENNEN CASTLE TO LLANGADOG

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Sat 5th Aug
Energetic
16km (10miles)
370m (1200ft)
9.00am – 3.00pm
ANGELA MORGAN
ROB PRITCHARD
01558 824663
07801 915707
Meet at the Sawdde bridge near Felindre 0.6km south of Llangadog GR SN 705276 OS Map OL12 (no post code) for coach transfer to Carreg Cennen.