Walk 13 Black Mountains North to South

Date: Sunday 10th March
Meeting Point: CRIC for bus to start
Times: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Distance: 16 miles
Ascent: 3000ft
Leader: David Moseley


A walk taking in the entire length of the Black Mountains, from Hay Bluff in the far north back to Crickhowell in the south. Starting with a steep ascent up Hay Bluff, the walk then drops down to Gospel Pass before climbing Twmpa.  It continues via Waun Fach (the highest point in the Black Mountains at 811m), Pen Allt-mawr and Pen Cerrig-calch before descending into Crickhowell via Table Mountain.

Directions to Start
CRiC - the Crickhowell Resource and Information Centre - is situated on the A40 in the centre of Crickhowell. The Post Code is NP8 1BN.There is a public Pay and Display car park immediately behind the CRiC building, which is accessed from Greenhill Way, by the Fire Station. At the weekends a voluntary donation allows you to use the School Car Park. Continue along the A40 to the Shell Petrol Station. Turn left and the school is on your right.

Crickhowell Resource & Information Centre. (CRiC) CWF HQ
Crickhowell Resource & Information Centre. (CRiC) CWF HQ NP8 1BN
Beaufort Street