Pen y Fan

Area:Brecon Beacons
County:Powys
Country:Wales
Classification:Marilyn, Hewitt, Nuttall, and HuMP
(also County Top - Administrative, County Top - Historic, County Top - Current County and Unitary Authority, Sim, and Tump)
Height:886m
Maps:OL12(E) Explorer or 160 Landranger
Grid Ref:SO012215         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:large cairn
Daylight:dawn 04:37, sunrise 05:21, sunset 21:19, dusk 22:02



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Other walkers registered on our site who have already walked up this hill include: beth, Chris the rambler, DukeNukem, eclipseandy (x4), gallowshill, geordiegary, GraemeLackford, Hannahfw, jegger, Kingskerswell, leedrich, madakela, majk, Stephenmshanks, Steve Britton (x30), Steve18566, StevetheRover, Strangerclur, TallPaul, ThinArthur (x3), tiamaria (x4), and wisk1951.

In our forum you can read the following walk reports which include this hill:

If you need accommodation we have details of 12 properties offering rooms near Pen y Fan. Here are some examples:

4 Assessed

10.2km (6.3 miles) away
3 Assessed

7.9km (4.9 miles) away
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£681-4577 per week
8.7km (5.4 miles) away, sleeps 12

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