Brecon Beacons Fell Race

posted 10 Aug 2012, 03:57 by Dave Austin   [ updated 7 Apr 2014, 02:27 ]
Category: BL
Distance: 30.5km / 19.5miles
Ascent: 1,350m / 4,500ft

Description:
A tough long fell race, taking in the highest mountain in South Wales. Navigation can be tricky when the cloud is down.
The route is run clockwise and anti-clockwise in alternate years

Registration:
Registration takes place at the Tal-y-Bont car park, Grid Ref 105210.
There are no facilities.

Kit Requirements:
Full kit may be required.

Parking:
Parking is at the Tal-y-Bont carpark (very small) and on the surrounding roads. Parking is extremely limited. Car share were possible.

Race Website:
n/a

Route Card:
 
CP
 
Grid Ref

Name
Split
Distance 
Split
Ascent 

Cut-Off 
 Start105 205Tal-y-Bont reservoir dam   
1115 195Tor-y-Foel summit
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-
2057 162Pat y Creigiau
 --
(3)031 180Lower Neuadd
 --
4022 176Trig on Ridge
--
5008 213Corn Du
--
6012 216Pen y Fan
--
7024 213Cribyn
--
8068 202Carn Pica
--
 Finish105 210Tal-y-Bont carpark 
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-
 Totals  30.6km1,350m
Note: The route card is shown in the clockwise direction, reverse for the anti-clockwise version.

GPS File:
Available (see bottom of the post to download)

Route map:

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2010-08-21 Brecon Beacons Fell Race.gpx
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Dave Austin,
10 Aug 2012, 03:57
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