Black Mountains

Description

These hills are located in Wales. They belong to the Brecon Beacons National Park, and the Beacons Way crosses them, as does Offa's Dyke Path.

Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • Walking on the Brecon Beacons
  • 45 circular day walks are described in this guidebook to the Brecon Beacons National Park. From west to east, Mynydd Du, Fforest Fawr, the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains these mountain and valley routes offer many options, highlighting the natural features. The walks described explore dramatic waterfalls, wooded gorges and upland valleys. Read more
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United Kingdom
2014
  • Brecon Beacons Walking
  • Cicerone’s guide to walking on the Brecon Beacons contains 43 contrasting day walks in the Brecon Beacons National Park, South Wales in the UK, from centres including Llandovery, Brecon, Crickhowell, split into four areas: Mynydd Du, Fforest Fawr, Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains.The included walks avoid the more popular routes to explore... Read more
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United Kingdom
2014
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2010
  • Wandelgids Walking on the Brecon Beacons | Cicerone
  • Uitstekende wandelgids van dit geweldige gebied. goed beschreven met veel praktische informatie om de route te kunnen lopen, inclusief redelijke kaarten. A completely revised new edition of this guide to 45 contrasting day walks in the Brecon Beacons National Park, South Wales in the UK, from centres including Llandovery, Brecon, Crickhowell,... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2010
  • Hillwalking in Wales - Vol 1
  • The first of two guidebooks describing walking routes up every 2000-footer in Wales - covers Arans, Arenigs, Berwyns, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons, Cader Idris, Carneddau, Cwmdeuddwr hills and the Dovey hills. The entire collection of 166 routes are arranged alphabetically over the two volumes. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2010
  • Wales Hill Walking - Volume 1 - Arans - Dovey Hills
  • Hill Walking in Wales- Volume 1 is part of an alphabetically arranged, two-book series of Peter Hermon’s Cicerone guides describing walking routes up every single 2000-footer in Wales. This volume covers the many hills of Wales, taking in the Arans, Arenigs, Berwyns, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons, Cader Idris, Carneddau, Cwmdeuddwr and Dovey... Read more
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United Kingdom
2010
  • Hillwalking in Wales - Vol 2
  • The first of two guidebooks describing walking routes up every 2000-footer in Wales - covers Arans - Dovey hills. The routes - all 166 of them - are arranged alphabetically over the two volumes. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2015
  • Walking in Carmarthenshire
  • Guidebook to 30 walking routes (2 to 10 miles) in Carmarthenshire, south Wales, including sections of Carmarthenshire Coast Path. Walks for all abilities, including coastal, river, forest and hill walks in Cambrian Mountains, Tywi Valley, Y Mynydd Du (Black Mountains) and Brecon Beacons. Easy access from Bristol, Cardiff and Swansea. Read more
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United Kingdom
2015
  • Walking in Carmarthenshire
  • This guidebook explores the rivers, forest and hills of the Carmarthenshire Coast Path (CCP) in south Wales and gives details of thirty circular and linear day walks ranging from two to ten miles in length.The walks are organised into six loosely defined geographical areas covering the northwest of the county, the central region, the Cambrian... Read more
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United Kingdom
2015
  • Walking in Carmarthenshire
  • Guidebook to 30 walking routes (2 to 10 miles) in Carmarthenshire, south Wales, including sections of Carmarthenshire Coast Path. Walks for all abilities, including coastal, river, forest and hill walks in Cambrian Mountains, Tywi Valley, Y Mynydd Du (Black Mountains) and Brecon Beacons. Easy access from Bristol, Cardiff and Swansea. Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
  • Wandelgids Walking in Carmarthenshire | Cicerone
  • This guidebook presents 30 contrasting day walks exploring the mountains, valleys and coastline of Carmarthernshire in south-west Wales. Ranging from 2 to 10 miles in length and suitable for walkers of all abilities, the routes introduce the varied walking on offer in this county, including parts of the Brecon Beacons and the Cambrian... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • Offa's Dyke Path
  • This guidebook describes Offa's Dyke Path National Trail, a 177 mile (283km) long-distance walk along the English and Welsh border between Sedbury (near Chepstow) and Prestatyn. The guidebook is split into 12 stages with suggestions for planning alternative itineraries. With 1:25K OS map booklet. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • Offa`s Dyke Path
  • This guidebook describes Offa`s Dyke Path National Trail, following the longest linear earthwork in Britain, running 177 miles along the English-Welsh border between Sedbury (near Chepstow) and Prestatyn on the north Wales Coast, linking the Severn Estuary and the Irish Sea, contouring above the Wye and Dee, visiting hillforts and Norman... Read more
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United Kingdom
2016
  • Offa's Dyke Path
  • This guidebook describes Offa's Dyke Path National Trail, a 177-mile long-distance walk along the English-Welsh border between Sedbury (near Chepstow) and Prestatyn. The guidebook is split into 12 stages with suggestions for planning alternative itineraries. With 1:25K OS map booklet. Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids The Offa's Dyke Path - Wales | Cicerone
  • Engelstalige beschrijving van de mooiste wandeltocht in Wales. De gids voldoet aan alle verwachtingen die je kunt hebben, het enige dat je mist is een overzichtskaart. Inclusief gidsje met routekaarten van 1:25000 (deze is hier ook los te bestellen) This guidebook - which includes both a guide to the route and a separate OS map booklet -... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • Offa's Dyke Map Booklet
  • Map of the 177 mile (283km) Offa's Dyke Path National Trail, between Sedbury (near Chepstow) and Prestatyn. The trail takes 2 weeks to walk, and is suitable for walkers at all levels of experience. This compact booklet of OS 1:25,000 maps shows the full route, providing all of the mapping you need to complete the trail. Read more
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United Kingdom
2016
  • Offa`s Dyke Path Cicerone Press Map Booklet
  • Offa’s Dyke Path National Trail on mapping at 1:25,000 from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series in a pocket-size booklet from Cicerone Press. The 285km / 177-mile trail between Chepstow and Prestatyn is presented with a route profile, plus summaries for each section showing GPS coordinates for the start and finish, distance and approximate... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2016
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Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelkaart Offa's Dyke Path - Wales | Cicerone
  • Handzaam gidsje met alleen de topografische routekaarten van 1:25000. De uitgebreide wandelgids (inclusief dit gidsje) is hier te bestellen. All the mapping you need to complete the Offa's Dyke Path National Trail, the longest linear earthwork in Britain, running 177 miles along the English–Welsh border between Sedbury (near Chepstow) and... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2014
  • The Mountains of England and Wales: Vol 1 Wales
  • The Nuttalls are hills over 2000ft high in England and Wales. The 190 Nuttalls in Wales are split into: Carneddau, Glyders, Snowdon, Moel Hebog, Moelwyns, Arenigs, Berwyns, Arans, Rhinogs, Cadair Idris, central Wales, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons. Definitive lists, detailed route descriptions, maps and drawings of Wales' highest peaks. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • The Mountains of England and Wales: Vol. 1 - Wales
  • The Mountains of England and Wales - Volume 1 is John and Anne Nuttall’s Cicerone guide to walking the highest summits in the country. The guide describes the ascent of all 190 mountains in Wales and is a companion to the authors’ similar work on England. Each of the mountains are grouped by range, allowing walkers to easily find relevant and... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2014
  • The Mountains of England and Wales: Vol 1 Wales
  • The Nuttalls are hills over 2000ft high in England and Wales. The 190 Nuttalls in Wales are split into: Carneddau, Glyders, Snowdon, Moel Hebog, Moelwyns, Arenigs, Berwyns, Arans, Rhinogs, Cadair Idris, central Wales, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons. Definitive lists, detailed route descriptions, maps and drawings of Wales' highest peaks. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Day Walks In the Brecon Beacons
  • Day Walks in the Brecon Beacons is the latest hill walking guidebook in the popular `Day Walks` series from outdoors publisher Vertebrate Publishing, following guides to the Peak District, Lake District, Yorkshire Dales, North York Moors, Snowdonia and South Downs. This pocket-sized guide features 20 circular routes between 6.8 and 16.5 miles... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • Offa`s Dyke Path National Trail
  • Offa`s Dyke Path National Trail, the whole 285km/177 miles route from Chepstow to Prestatyn, in a series of walking guides to the National Trails in England and Wales with colour extracts from the Ordnance Survey`s Explorer series at 1:25,000 showing points along the route cross-referenced to the text. The maps also indicate nearby places of... Read more
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2014
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Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids Offa's Dyke Path (Prestatyn - Chepstow) | Aurum Press
  • Goede beschrijving van de aantrekkelijke route. Kaartmateriaal van Ordnance Survey - de Engelse topografische dienst op een schaal van 1:25.000. Praktische info voor overnachten ed. niet altijd uitgebreid, maar die is op de site van de Ramblers (de engelse wandelorganisatie) te vinden. Offa's Dyke Path is the 177-mile (283-km) National Trail... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • Offa`s Dyke Path - Prestatyn to Chepstow
  • Offa`s Dyke Path in Trailblazer’s British Walking Guides series; highly practical, informative and portable guides designed with the adventurous walker in mind, and produced by one of the leading outdoor guide-book publishers. Each title in the series explores a range of popular walking routes and long-distance footpaths in England, Scotland... Read more
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United Kingdom
2015
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Netherlands
2015
  • Wandelgids Offa's Dyke Path | Trailblazer
  • The Offa's Dyke Path is a superb National Trail that runs from the North Wales coast to the Severn Estuary following the line of Offa's Dyke, an impressive 8th-century earthwork along the English/Welsh border. The ever-changing landscape – the Clwydian Range, the Shropshire Hills, the Black Mountains and the Wye Valley – is steeped in history... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Brecon Beacons Eastern OS Explorer Map OL13 (paper)
  • The eastern part of the Brecon Beacons National Park on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL13, paper version, from the Ordnance Survey’s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Coverage includes Tredegar, Ebbw Vale, Abergavenny, Hay-on-Wye, the Black Mountains, Llangorse Lake, Sugar Loaf, Black Hill, Hay Bluff, sections of the Offa’s Dyke... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Brecon Beacons Eastern OS Explorer Active Map OL13 (waterproof)
  • The eastern part of the Brecon Beacons National Park on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL13, waterproof version, from the Ordnance Survey’s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Coverage includes Tredegar, Ebbw Vale, Abergavenny, Hay-on-Wye, the Black Mountains, Llangorse Lake, Sugar Loaf, Black Hill, Hay Bluff, sections of the Offa’s Dyke... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • The Black Mountains - Abergavenny OS Landranger Map 161 (paper)
  • The Black Mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park, including a part of the Offa’s Dyke Path, on a paper version of map No. 161 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each... Read more
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  • The Black Mountains - Abergavenny OS Landranger Active Map 161 (waterproof)
  • The Black Mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park, including a part of the Offa’s Dyke Path, on a waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 161 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Brecon & The Black Mountains 25K AA/OS Walker`s Map No. 17
  • Brecon and The Black Mountains at 1:25,000 in a series of Walker’s Maps published by the AA with the cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. The map is double-sided and coverage includes Abergavenny, the southern Welsh valleys with Pontypool, Abertillerry, Ebbw Vale, Tredagar, Rhymney and Merthyr Tydfil, Bwlch, Llangors, Pandy,... Read more
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  • The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1919-1920
  • Map No. 161, The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1919-1920, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1900
  • Map No. 161, The Black Mountains / Y Mynyddoedd Duon 1900, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Offa`s Dyke Path South: Chepstow to Knighton
  • The southern part of the Offa’s Dyke National Trail between Chepstow and Knighton presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The map shows this section of the route on seven overlapping panels, with a separate panel highlighting various historic sites along the whole route.Maps in the Harvey’s... Read more
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  • Wandelkaart Offa's Dyke Path South | Harvey Maps
  • Wandelkaart van het Zuidelijk deel van Offa's Dyke Path met uitsnedes van de route. Offa's Dyke Path is a National Trail. It runs along the border between Wales and England. Offa was a famous king of Mercia from 757 to 796, ruling an area stretching across a large part of England. Offa's Dyke Path runs from sea to sea - the Severn Estuary to... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Brecon Beacons West & Central 25K AA/OS Walker`s Map No. 18
  • West and Central Brecon Beacons at 1:25,000 in a series of Walker’s Maps published by the AA with the cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. The map is double-sided and coverage includes Brecon beacons National Park, Merthyr Tydfil, Brecon, Trecastle, Llandovery, Llanwrda, Llandeilo, etc.Maps in the AA Walker’s series are... Read more
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Walking holidays

Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Groot-Brittannië - Brecon Beacons
  • Overnacht in Nythfa House, een prachtig Country House aan de rand van het gezellige oude centrum van het marktplaatsje Brecon met op de achtergrond de tot de verbeelding sprekende bergrand van de Brecon Beacons en Black Mountains gelegen in het gelijknamige National Park. Ga op in het contrastrijke open landschap van Wales met groene valleien,... Read more
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