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SDC10836

Corn Du, Pen y Fan. the shortcut path from the col runs left-right

08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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SDC10845

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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SDC10847

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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SDC10848

SDC10848

08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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SDC10849

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The way to Waun Rydd

08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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SDC10853

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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Llyn Cwm Llwch from Escarpment on way up to Corn Du

Llyn Cwm Llwch from Escarpment on way up to Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Ascent from Storey Arms Car Park)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Brecon Beacons (Pen y Fan) Horseshoe from Neuadd Reservoir walk

A classic horseshoe walk of the Brecon Beacons (Pen y Fan, Corn Du, Fan y Big) around a glacial valley, with an extension to Waun Rydd

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Corn Du, Pen y Fan. the shortcut path from the col runs left-right

08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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SDC10845

SDC10845

08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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The way to Waun Rydd

08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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Llyn Cwm Llwch from Escarpment on way up to Corn Du

Llyn Cwm Llwch from Escarpment on way up to Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Ascent from Storey Arms Car Park)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Graig Fan Ddu and Rhiw yr Ysgyfarnog

Graig Fan Ddu and Rhiw yr Ysgyfarnog

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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WWII Memorial for five Canadian Aircrew, by the Cwar y Gigfran

WWII Memorial for five Canadian Aircrew, by the Cwar y Gigfran

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

11-Nov-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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03-Jan-09 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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Pen y Fan from Fan y Big

08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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08-Apr-11 • Andrew Murphy

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Cwm Llwch and Libanus, from Craig Cwm Llwch

Cwm Llwch and Libanus, from Craig Cwm Llwch

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Ascent from Storey Arms Car Park)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Craig Cwm Llwch (Ascent to Corn Du)

Craig Cwm Llwch (Ascent to Corn Du)

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Ascent from Storey Arms Car Park)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Pen y Fan from Craig Cwm Llwch

Pen y Fan from Craig Cwm Llwch

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Ascent from Storey Arms Car Park)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Beacons Reservoir and Ascent from A470 Car Park, taken from Corn Du

Beacons Reservoir and Ascent from A470 Car Park, taken from Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Ascent from Storey Arms Car Park)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Llyn Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

Llyn Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Route to Pen y Fan from Corn Du

Route to Pen y Fan from Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Pen y Fan, Cribyn, Fan y Big, Waun Rydd

Pen y Fan, Cribyn, Fan y Big, Waun Rydd

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cribyn, Fan y Big, Waun Rydd

Cribyn, Fan y Big, Waun Rydd

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Pentwyn and Ponsticill Reservoirs, from Pen y Fan

Pentwyn and Ponsticill Reservoirs, from Pen y Fan

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Descent to Brecon Route from Cribyn (down Bryn Teg)

Descent to Brecon Route from Cribyn (down Bryn Teg)

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Brecon, from the Bryn Teg Descent Route

Brecon, from the Bryn Teg Descent Route

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Descent from Cribyn to Bwlch ar y Fan

Descent from Cribyn to Bwlch ar y Fan

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Fan y Big, 'Old Roman Road', Waun Rydd behind; from Cribyn

Fan y Big, 'Old Roman Road', Waun Rydd behind; from Cribyn

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Corn Du and Pen y Fan, from Cribyn

Corn Du and Pen y Fan, from Cribyn

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Fan y Big and Cribyn, from near Cwmcynwyn

Fan y Big and Cribyn, from near Cwmcynwyn

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Descent to Brecon from Crybin)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Fan y Big and Cribyn, from near Cwmcynwyn

Fan y Big and Cribyn, from near Cwmcynwyn

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Descent to Brecon from Crybin)

29-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Road from NT Car Park to Neuadd Reservoir

Road from NT Car Park to Neuadd Reservoir

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Walkers struggling up the ascent to the ridge from Neuadd Reservoir

Walkers struggling up the ascent to the ridge from Neuadd Reservoir

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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View along Graig Fan Ddu to Fan y Big

View along Graig Fan Ddu to Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cribyn and Fan y Big and the saddle inbetween

Cribyn and Fan y Big and the saddle inbetween

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Waun Rydd on other side of (lower) Neuadd Reservoir

Waun Rydd on other side of (lower) Neuadd Reservoir

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Reservoirs: Neuadd, Pentwyn and Pontsticill

Reservoirs: Neuadd, Pentwyn and Pontsticill

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Taf Fechan Forest and Pentwyn Reservoir

Taf Fechan Forest and Pentwyn Reservoir

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Bog Cotton on Graig Fan Ddu

Bog Cotton on Graig Fan Ddu

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Bog Cotton on Graig Fan Ddu

Bog Cotton on Graig Fan Ddu

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Upland Bog on Graig Fan Ddu

Upland Bog on Graig Fan Ddu

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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View down Cwm Crew to Cantref Reservoir

View down Cwm Crew to Cantref Reservoir

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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View along Rhiw yr Ysgyfarnog across to Pen y Fan

View along Rhiw yr Ysgyfarnog across to Pen y Fan

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30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Corn Du and Pen y Fan (Ascent Route from A470 joins from left)

Corn Du and Pen y Fan (Ascent Route from A470 joins from left)

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cefn Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

Cefn Cwm Llwch from Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Pen y Fan from Corn Du

Pen y Fan from Corn Du

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Upper Neuadd Reservoir and the ridge (Graig Fan Ddu and Rhiw yr Ysgyfarnog)

Upper Neuadd Reservoir and the ridge (Graig Fan Ddu and Rhiw yr Ysgyfarnog)

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Descent from Pen y Fan down Craig Cwm Sere to Cribyn

Descent from Pen y Fan down Craig Cwm Sere to Cribyn

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Corn du and Pen y Fan from saddle between Pen y Fan and Cribyn

Corn du and Pen y Fan from saddle between Pen y Fan and Cribyn

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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'Old Roman Road' in saddle between Cribyn and Fan y Big

'Old Roman Road' in saddle between Cribyn and Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Ascent to Fan y Big

Ascent to Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Ascent to Fan y Big

Ascent to Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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'Old Roman Road', Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

'Old Roman Road', Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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The Cwm Cynwyn and the 'Old Roman Road' along Bryn Teg, from Fan y Big

The Cwm Cynwyn and the 'Old Roman Road' along Bryn Teg, from Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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The 'Old Roman Road' along Bryn Teg, from Fan y Big

The 'Old Roman Road' along Bryn Teg, from Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du, from Fan y Big

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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The Four Tops (r-t-l): Fan y Big, Cribyn, Pen y Fan, Corn Du. From Craig Cwareli

The Four Tops (r-t-l): Fan y Big, Cribyn, Pen y Fan, Corn Du. From Craig Cwareli

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Sugarloaf/Pen y Fâl, from Waun Rydd

Sugarloaf/Pen y Fâl, from Waun Rydd

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Upland Peat Bog along the Extension

Upland Peat Bog along the Extension

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Upland Peat Bog along the Extension (Detail)

Upland Peat Bog along the Extension (Detail)

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Upland Peat Bog on the Old Red Sandstone, along the Extension

Upland Peat Bog on the Old Red Sandstone, along the Extension

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Upland Peat Bog on the Old Red Sandstone, along the Extension

Upland Peat Bog on the Old Red Sandstone, along the Extension

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Pen y Fan and Corn Du from the descent along the Tor Glas

Pen y Fan and Corn Du from the descent along the Tor Glas

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du from the descent along the Tor Glas

Cribyn, Pen y Fan and Corn Du from the descent along the Tor Glas

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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View back along the 'Old Roman Road' to the saddle between Fan y Big and Cribyn

View back along the 'Old Roman Road' to the saddle between Fan y Big and Cribyn

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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Tor Glas and 'Old Roman Road'

Tor Glas and 'Old Roman Road'

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog

30-Jul-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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WWII Memorial for five Canadian Aircrew, by the Cwar y Gigfran, with heap of aircraft debris

WWII Memorial for five Canadian Aircrew, by the Cwar y Gigfran, with heap of aircraft debris

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

11-Nov-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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WWII Memorial for five Canadian Aircrew, by the Cwar y Gigfran, with two heaps of aircraft debris

WWII Memorial for five Canadian Aircrew, by the Cwar y Gigfran, with two heaps of aircraft debris

SWC Walk 278 Breacon Beacons Horseshoe - Bannau Brycheiniog (Extension to Waun Rydd)

11-Nov-16 • thomasgrabow on Flickr

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