The Mountains, Peaks, Tops and Hills in The Black Mountains Area of The Brecon Beacons, Monmouthshire, Powys

The Black Mountains Area of The Brecon Beacons, Monmouthshire, Powys is enclosed by The Brecon Beacons National Park Boundary to the North, East & South and the B4558 from Brecon to Talybont-on-Usk and then a minor road S past Talybont Reservoir, Pentwyn Reservoir and Pontsticill Reservoir to Pontsticill to the West.

If you include just the Mountains (Hewitts) and the Nuttalls there are 13 tops to climb, bag & conquer and the highest point is Waun Fach at 811m (2,662ft).


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1. Waun Fach

811m (2,662ft)

  • Mountain (31st in Wal, 67th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (39th in Wal, 82nd in Eng & Wales)
  • Marilyn (14368 in Wal, 367$ in GB)

  • To walk, climb & bag Waun Fach use either of these easy to follow walks:

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  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Waun Fach is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    2. Pen y Gadair Fawr

    800m (2,626ft)

  • Mountain (35th in Wal, 78th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (44th in Wal, 94th in Eng & Wales)

  • To walk, climb & bag Pen y Gadair Fawr use either of these easy to follow walks:

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  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Pen y Gadair Fawr is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    3. Pen Allt-mawr

    719m (2,359ft)

  • Mountain (63rd in Wal, 151st in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (77th in Wal, 186th in Eng & Wales)
  • OS Trig Point

  • To walk, climb & bag Pen Allt-mawr use any of these easy to follow walks:

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    Pen Allt-mawr is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Pen Allt-mawr is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    4. Rhos Dirion

    713m (2,340ft)

  • Nuttall (80th in Wal, 196th in Eng & Wales)
  • OS Trig Point

  • To walk, climb & bag Rhos Dirion use any of these easy to follow walks:

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  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Rhos Dirion is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    5. Black Mountain

    703m (2,307ft)

  • Mountain (67th in Wal, 170th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (85th in Wal, 212th in Eng & Wales)
  • Marilyn (32586 in Wal, 584$ in GB)
  • Black Mountain straddles the border between England and Wales. Although the actual summit of Black Mountain is in the welsh county of Powys by a couple of metres, the upper NW slope of Black Mountain is the highest point in the english county of Herefordshire.


    To walk, climb & bag Black Mountain use any of these easy to follow walks:

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  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Black Mountain is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    6. Pen Cerrig-calch

    701m (2,300ft)

  • Mountain (68th in Wal, 175th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (86th in Wal, 219th in Eng & Wales)
  • OS Trig Point

  • To walk, climb & bag Pen Cerrig-calch use any of these easy to follow walks:

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  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Pen Cerrig-calch is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    7. Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob)

    690m (2,264ft)

  • Mountain (78th in Wal, 194th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (103rd in Wal, 257th in Eng & Wales)

  • To walk, climb & bag Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob) use any of these easy to follow walks:

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    Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob) is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob) is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    8. Chwarel y Fan

    679m (2,198ft)

  • Mountain (88th in Wal, 216th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (116th in Wal, 286th in Eng & Wales)
  • Chwarel y Fan is the highest point in the county of Monmouthshire.


    We hope to have walks that climb & bag Chwarel y Fan very soon

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    Chwarel y Fan is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Chwarel y Fan is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    9. Mynydd Llysiau

    663m (2,176ft)

  • Mountain (95th in Wal, 228th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (125th in Wal, 303rd in Eng & Wales)

  • To walk, climb & bag Mynydd Llysiau use any of these easy to follow walks:

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  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Mynydd Llysiau is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    10. Pen Twyn Mawr

    658m (2,160ft)

  • Nuttall (134th in Wal, 317th in Eng & Wales)

  • To walk, climb & bag Pen Twyn Mawr use either of these easy to follow walks:

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  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Pen Twyn Mawr is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    11. Pen Twyn Glas

    645m (2,117ft)

  • Nuttall (143rd in Wal, 341st in Eng & Wales)

  • To walk, climb & bag Pen Twyn Glas use any of these easy to follow walks:

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    Pen Twyn Glas is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Pen Twyn Glas is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    12. Black Mountain (South Top)

    637m (2,091ft)

  • Nuttall (151st in Wal, 360th in Eng & Wales)
  • OS Trig Point

  • To walk, climb & bag Black Mountain (South Top) use either of these easy to follow walks:

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    Black Mountain (South Top) is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL13
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 161

  • Black Mountain (South Top) is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:


    13. Cefn yr Ystrad

    617m (2,025ft)

  • Mountain (127th in Wal, 297th in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (178th in Wal, 418th in Eng & Wales)
  • Marilyn (50737 in Wal, 737$ in GB)
  • OS Trig Point

  • To walk, climb & bag Cefn yr Ystrad use this easy to follow walk:

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    Cefn yr Ystrad is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers): OL12
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers): 160

  • Cefn yr Ystrad is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:



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