Stage 5 Black Hill to Llandovery

   End: Llandovery      ←      Start: Black Hill

Stage 5 of the 52°N walk crosses from Black Hill in Herefordshire, England through the Black Mountains into Powys, Wales, then on into the Carmarthenshire market town of Llandovery.

The walk passes just to the north of the mountains in the Brecon Beacons National Park:
Picture source: Brecon Beacons Our National Park website

The amazing places on 52°N in Stage 5 (shown as red boxes on the map above) are:

Day 1 – A national trail (Offa’s Dyke Path)
Picture source: Damn Fine Views website

Day 2 – a well being park (Bronllys)
Picture source: Coflein website

Day 3 – a military training area (Sennybridge)
Picture source: website

Day 4 – a Welsh independent school with a full outdoor programme (Llandovery)
Picture source: Llandovery College website

These different places all reflect different uses of the great outdoors in this wild part of Wales: long-distance walking, natural well being, military training and youth expeditions.

Use the Stages menu above, or the links below, for details on each day’s walk:

Stage 5 Day 0 – Sat 27 Jul: Travel by train from Wokingham to Abergavenny (for Black Hill)

Stage 5 Day 1 – Sun 28 Jul: Black Hill to Talgarth

Stage 5 Day 2 – Mon 29 Jul: Talgarth to Pont-faen

Stage 5 Day 3 – Tue 30 Jul: Pont-faen to Babel

Stage 5 Day 4 – Wed 31 Jul: Babel to Llandovery, and return by train to Wokingham

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