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Brecon Beacons Traverse

142 km / 88 miles

Carmarthenshire, Monmouthshire, Powys
A very tough fell 24 hour challenge route through the rolling and wild regions of the Carmarthen Fan, Forest Fawr, Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains. Included is a 8-mile minor road section and 20,000ft of ascent.

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Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Anytime Challenges; Very Challenging; Moorland; Mountain
SN732184 - Pen Rhiw-Wen, Carmarthenshire
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SO289278 - Llanthony Abbey, Monmouthshire
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136.6 Km (84.9 miles)
6,059 m (19,879 ft) ascent
861 m (2,825 ft)  maximum height