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Wonderful walk but not too easy to find

The car park is around 1.5 miles south of Talybont reservoir - you drive over a bridge and the car... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jacqueline2
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London
Magical Little Walk

Out for a drive, we came across these waterfalls after seeing some people disappearing over the... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
pvmkg
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Kimbolton, United Kingdom
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Talybont-on-Usk, Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The car park is around 1.5 miles south of Talybont reservoir - you drive over a bridge and the car park is just after, on the right. For the walk, you head back down to the bridge and cross it. There is a stile on...More

Thank Jacqueline2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We parked in the top car park and walked up to view two waterfalls, then walked down from the top car park to find the lower falls. Heading up from where the two paths join the path was narrow and quite overgrown. The views of...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 1 August 2018

A nice walk, not too long but still rewarding. At several points you'll see some waterfalls. Stepping into the river is possible, for the views of course. Stones can be slippery though.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Out for a drive, we came across these waterfalls after seeing some people disappearing over the stile. Just after the bridge is a small and fairly rough free car park where we parked. We crossed back over the bridge, over the stile and kept the...More

3  Thank pvmkg
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Visited to experience the waterfalls with our dog. Quite a steady incline up to the waterfalls which is quite nice as has stepping stones with pools to paddle in. There are a lot of biting insects around though! Big biters along with usual gnats! People...More

Thank Jules1609
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic walking up to the waterfall and down the river. Eventually found the remains of a WW2 wellington bomber that had crashed here in 1942. I saw the remains of the plane 45 years ago with my dad although apart from a few bits of...More

1  Thank TonyW2209
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I love this place. After Fan Y Fan Fach, this is my favourite place in the UK. So many fabulous waterfalls and all within a very short walk of each other. Can be a little slippery at times but the paths are good and not...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 10 June 2018

It was abit drizzly when we visited here but scenery just as stunning . We did try the top car park and started to walk up the steep steps but rain and stone made them quite slippy and there were roaming sheep so need dogs...More

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem in the Brecon Beacons. I enjoyed this place just as much as the four waterfall walk. Free parking. We parked on the lower car park and crossed the river so it was on our left. It offered much better views of the...More

3  Thank lauralovesulots
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We started from the upper car park following a route i printed off online which showed us plenty of waterfalls but didn't give us great directions so Next time I would definitely go to the lower car park!!

4  Thank AliceES25
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Ali L
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Response from ajl1967 | Reviewed this property |
not down to the waterfalls, lots of steps & slippy rocks.
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