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Mynydd Aberdare

Mynydd Aberdare is a 457m hill above Aberdare and Merthyr Tydfil. It offers some of the best views of the Brecon Beacons I have found so far from…

Mynydd Gethin

Mynydd Gethin is a 491m hill above Abercanaid to the East and Cwmbach to the West. It is also home to Bike Park Wales, a huge operation that…

Twyn Brynbychan

Twyn Brynbychan is a 411m hill above Mountain Ash that offers great views in every direction, and one of the best short-ish ridgeway walks I have done. The…

Buckland Hill

Buckland Hill is a 316m hill near Llangynidr that is part open fields and part heavily wooded. Sadly the trig point is in the heavily wooded area and…

Tor y Foel

You can drive up a small lane from Talybont on Usk that does a lot of the hard ascent for you, it also takes you to a parking…

Bryniau Gleision

I started this walk by summiting Pant y Creigiau, a 565m hill just South of the start of the Brecon Beacons Horseshoe walk – if you are doing…

Pant y Creigiau

Pant y Creigiau is a 565m hill just South of the start of the Brecon Beacons Horseshoe walk – if you are doing it counter-clockwise and Bryniau Gleision…

Twyn Ceilog

You can park in Trefil by a small play park, there is actually plenty of parking here and it is normally very quiet. You can follow the road…

Mynydd Llangynidr

Mynydd Llangynidr is a 558m hill above Llangynidr that offers great views of the classic Brecon Beacons and is topped by a very large cairn. Also of interest…