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Brecon Beacons – a jewel in Britain’s crown

Today it was announced that the British Government is “looking afresh” at our National Parks which could lead to new additions to the 15 currently designated (the official website is HERE).

In the meantime, I wonder how many of our existing National Parks you’ve visited, and which is your favourite. One of the finest of the existing National Parks (in this author’s opinion) is Brecon Beacons.

Brecon Beacons - on Pen Allt-mawr

Brecon Beacons – on Pen Allt-mawr

Brecon Beacons Sgwd yr Eira

Brecon Beacons; Sgwd yr Eira

It’s a beautiful and rewarding place to walk, where high peaks hide glacial lakes in ancient moorland, while man-made reservoirs and canals blend with their natural surroundings, and waterfalls cascade down secret gorges and canals.

Brecon Beacons - Llangattock (Walk 21)

Brecon Beacons – Llangattock

 

Castles, churches and monasteries bear witness to the rich history and heritage that can be experienced while walking in this unique area of natural beauty.

Brecon Beacons - on Walk 11

Brecon Beacons – views in all directions

 

Find out more about the walks in the Brecon Beacons HERE.

 

 

NEW OSlike Maps For Your Garmin GPS – Don’t Miss This

OSlike Map Lake District South East smallHot off the hard drive!

OSlike maps are a new concept in digital mapping for Garmin GPS users.

The latest maps, for the beautiful Lake District, UK cover the area’s north-west, north-east and south-east.

They’re not only detailed maps – walking routes are included.OSlike Map Lake District North East small

Treat yourself to quality OSlike Custom Maps for your Walk! UK adventures with Garmin gps units*

25k scale OSlike detail with all Walk routes highlighted, numbered and arrowed.

Easy to load onto a microSD card, to clip into your Garmin* so you have OSlike mapping on your gps.

Just £3.99 for each OSlike Custom Map for great value quality mapping.
Free Sample Map to Try before you Buy in Google Earth, Garmin Basecamp and in your Garmin. For ‘Try Before Your Buy’  look here http://www.dwgwalking.co.uk/garminTryB4Buy.htm

Take a look here http://www.dwgwalking.co.uk/garminOSlikemaps.htm

OSlike Map Lake District South East small

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