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Hay Bluff
677m (2222ft)

The Black Mountains, The Brecon Beacons, Powys, Wales


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Walk Hay Bluff walking UK Mountains in The Black Mountains The Brecon Beacons National Park Powys    Wales

Hay Bluff Summit

Photo: Gareth Leach

Hay Bluff is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL13
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Map 161
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



Hay Bluff is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:

You can walk to the top of Hay Bluff by using either of these 2 easy to follow route maps:




Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Hay Bluff Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Hay Bluff

Dale Tyler walked up on August 19th, 2017 [from/via/route] Carpark by the stone circle (what's left of it!) [weather] Blooming windy and stinging rain on the top-lovely lower down - Very friendly horses on the road to Llanthony

Alan Smith climbed on March 23rd, 2017 [from/via/route] Gospel pass [with] Matthew

Colin Egan bagged during May, 2015 [with] My wife Faith

Christina Lander hiked on March 18th, 2015 [from/via/route] Capel-y-ffin - Black Mountain (South Top) - Black Mountain - Hay Bluff - Gospel Pass - Twmpa - Rhos Dirion - Twyn Talycefn - Chwarel y Fan - Capel-y-ffin [with] Dick [weather] Dry with sunny spells

Mark Hartshorne summited on September 7th, 2014 [from/via/route] Walk po176. My first go4awalk route. Capel-y-Ffin, steep climb in hot sun through bracken but on a clear path to Offa's Dyke and Black Mountain South Top. On to the main top and then Hay Bluff for lunch. Down to Gospel Pass and up t'other side to climax on Twmpa (which sounds better than the English version). Then the long walk down the ridge and back to Capel-y-Ffin. [with] Flash [weather] Sunny and warm throughout - Glorious weather for walking. Few people on the way up but plenty on Offa's Dyke, Hay Bluff and Twmpa. Only two people on the walk back. Flash didn't know what to make of the hill ponies but got used to them after a while. Lots of butterflies - and also pursued by persistent small bees or hoverflies along Offa's Dyke. Flash met another dog called Flash. Also a border collie - well a collie cross. Amazing co-incidence. 5 hours including about 30 minutes for stops.

Tim Buckley conquered on September 14th, 2013 [from/via/route] po116 Black Mountains & Rhos Dirion, circular walk. [with] Solo walk. [weather] Sunny spells. - Arrived here at 3.36pm on the return leg back to Gospel Pass car park. Met I guy who was walking the Offa's Dyke path - lucky man.

David Lane scaled on December 4th, 2009 [with] Kelly, Derek Saul (Kelly's Brother-in-law) Nathan Saul (Kelly's Nephew) and Alex Anderson (Kelly's Son-in-law).

Emma Cole, Paul Booth and Richard Penney have all walked, climbed & bagged Hay Bluff.

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Hay Bluff

Hay Bluff, Black Mountain and The Offa's Dyke path from Capel-y-ffin

Hay Bluff, Black Mountain and The Offa's Dyke path from Capel-y-ffin

Photo: Martin Mackey (3)

Hay Bluff and Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob) from Rhos Dirion

Hay Bluff and Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob) from Rhos Dirion

Photo: Martin Mackey (2)

Wintery walk at the top of Hay Bluff in the snow

Wintery walk at the top of Hay Bluff in the snow

Photo: Phillip Gregg (1)

Me standing on the edge near Hay Bluff during a weekend in the Black Mountains

Me standing on the edge near Hay Bluff during a weekend in the Black Mountains

Photo: David LeHunte (4)

Hay Bluff from Lord Hereford's Knob (Twmpa)

Hay Bluff from Lord Hereford's Knob (Twmpa)

Photo: Alex Oldridge (1)

Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob) and Gospel Pass from Hay Bluff

Twmpa (Lord Hereford's Knob) and Gospel Pass from Hay Bluff

Photo: Gareth Leach (6)


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