walkhighlands

Neuadd Horseshoe

Hewitts: Cribyn, Pen y Fan, Waun Rydd

Date walked: 27/06/2015

Time taken: 7 hours

Distance: 21.5km

Ascent: 1200m

Not that much to say about this standard circuit of the main Brecon Beacons. Bit of cloud around, some drizzle, overall a good day for the Brecons.

track (18).gpx Open full screen  NB: Walkhighlands is not responsible for the accuracy of gpx files in users posts


Aisde from views (or not at times) and good company. The main event of the day was me taking a dive into a clump of heather. I moved to the right of the path and looked up to say good afternoon to a bunch of scouts coming the other way. I misjudged a clump of heather, it grabbed my boot, I staggered, almost held it, then was able to pick my landing spot in the heather and all was fine (I did remember thinking I hope there's no pointy rocks hiding in there as I shoulder checked it).
2.jpg
1.jpg

Click to mark this as a great report. Register or Login
free to be able to rate and comment on reports (as well as access 1:25000 mapping).



Middle Fell, Haycock, Caw, Seatallan and Buckbarrow - Day 3

Attachment(s) Wainwrights: Buckbarrow, Caw Fell, Haycock, Middle Fell, Seatallan
Hewitts: Haycock, Seatallan
Date walked: 12/06/2015
Distance: 18km
Ascent: 1500m
Comments: 2
Views: 1464


Lingmoor and Nab Scar - Lakes Day 4

Attachment(s) Wainwrights: Lingmoor Fell, Nab Scar
Date walked: 12/06/2015
Distance: 10km
Ascent: 1000m
Comments: 1
Views: 969


Mosdale Horseshoe - Lakes Day 2

Attachment(s) Wainwrights: Pillar, Red Pike (Wasdale), Scoat Fell, Steeple, Yewbarrow
Hewitts: Pillar, Red Pike (Wasdale), Scoat Fell, Yewbarrow
Date walked: 11/06/2015
Distance: 18km
Ascent: 1780m
Comments: 3
Views: 1422


Green Crag - Lakes day 1

Attachment(s) Wainwrights: Green Crag
Date walked: 10/06/2015
Distance: 7.6km
Ascent: 400m
Comments: 1
Views: 948


Illgill Head & Whin Rigg (Wast Water screes) - Lakes day 1

Attachment(s) Wainwrights: Illgill Head, Whin Rigg
Date walked: 10/06/2015
Distance: 9.75km
Ascent: 950m
Comments: 5
Views: 1959


A Bank Holiday stroll around Bath

Attachment(s) Date walked: 06/04/2015
Distance: 36km
Ascent: 850m
Views: 488


Snowy Black Mountains

Attachment(s) Date walked: 17/01/2015
Distance: 16.5km
Ascent: 733m
Comments: 5
Views: 1100


Corn-du, Pen-y-fan, Cribyn and Fan-y-big

Attachment(s) Hewitts: Cribyn, Pen y Fan
Date walked: 29/12/2014
Distance: 14.7km
Ascent: 1070m
Comments: 1
Views: 1728


Lakes Day 5 - A St Sunday Crag and Farifield round

Attachment(s) Wainwrights: Arnison Crag, Birks, Fairfield, Hart Crag, Hartsop above How, St Sunday Crag
Hewitts: Fairfield, Hart Crag, St Sunday Crag
Date walked: 26/09/2014
Distance: 16.3km
Ascent: 1125m
Views: 1472

stevesey


Activity: Mountain Walker
Mountain: Blencathra
Place: Lake District

Munros: 1
Wainwrights: 214
Hewitts: 123



Filter reports


Statistics

2015

Trips: 8
Distance: 137.35 km
Ascent: 8413m
Hewitts: 9
Wainwrights 15

2014

Trips: 11
Distance: 170.4 km
Ascent: 10590m
Hewitts: 19
Wainwrights 29

2013

Trips: 9
Distance: 150.2 km
Ascent: 10935m
Hewitts: 26
Wainwrights 21


Joined: Mar 09, 2012
Last visited: Jun 19, 2019
Total posts: 398 | Search posts