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Lower Blaen y Glyn

Talybont-on-Usk, Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales
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Lovely walk.

Lovely mornings walk. Took a previous reviewer's advice and walked up with the stream on our left... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sue S
Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
Wonderful Waterfalls!!

We visited this amazing place recently with our cocker spaniel, Jarvis. We parked in the car park... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
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Talybont-on-Usk, Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely mornings walk. Took a previous reviewer's advice and walked up with the stream on our left, went up past the highest Waterfall. Despite there now being a footbridge over the stream, when we came back down we stayed on the same side of the...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We visited this amazing place recently with our cocker spaniel, Jarvis. We parked in the car park and walked along the top path through the forest with the river and falls below. After about 15 minutes of walking we crossed over to the other side...More

1  Thank BOSAngel
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We cycled to these falls from our holiday cottage, Molly's cottage in Talybont on Usk. The car park was busy and the only place to lock our bikes to was a field fence. the paths are well worn and there are a few early falls...More

Thank chillledout
Reviewed 15 September 2016

we parked at the lower car park and climbed up through the paths, make sure you have your hiking boots, so peaceful and the waterfalls are stunning, we camped in our camper overnight in the car park as well and was not disturbed or asked...More

Thank kimbolata
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Take the Brecon mountain railway to the final stop and walk over the hill towards the falls. Walk past the carpark and continue down the steep road to the lower carpark. From here you can walk back up the watercourse taking in every fall. Once...More

Thank T L Allison
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We parked in the lower car park and climbed the path through the woodland. It's steep but very peaceful and the waterfalls are a welcome site. If you feel like some exercise you can take the path on up the hill from the upper car...More

Thank Jake M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Prior to visiting Blaen y Glyn we had stopped off at the falls near Ystradfelte and at Henrhyd falls, and as a result we can say that, in our opinion, Blaen y Glyn was by far the better location in terms of ease of access,...More

2  Thank Derek B
Reviewed 7 June 2016

A narrow, twisting and dangerous road takes you to this location. Is the journey worth it ? I think not.

Thank G_EvansWales
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Very pretty. Lovely waterfalls with an enjoyable short walk - about 1 mile total. We had kids from 3 to 6 with us and they all managed ok.

Thank DTotheT
Reviewed 4 May 2016

These spectacular falls are well worth a visit but visitors should definitely come prepared for rough and potentially muddy terrain. We were very glad of both stout walking boots and gaiters when we visited after heavy rainfall! You can either park in the top car...More

Thank esclarimonde
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Ali L
24 January 2016|
Response from ajl1967 | Reviewed this property |
not down to the waterfalls, lots of steps & slippy rocks.