SO3318 : The north face of the Skirrid

taken 7 years ago, near to Llanvihangel Crucorney, Monmouthshire/Sir Fynwy, Great Britain

The north face of the Skirrid
The north face of the Skirrid
The horse barely moved - even when I opened the gate! Note also the sheep having an afternoon nap. The route from the south to the summit of Ysgyryd Fawr is more popular, but climbing from the north side is steeper and more of a test (especially coming near the end of the popular Abergavenny Three Peaks Challenge held every March, when walkers will already have climbed the Blorenge and the Sugarloaf, and covered a distance of about fifteen miles).
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Date Taken
Thursday, 30 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 11 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Boundary, Barrier  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 3332 1856 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:51.6973N 2:58.1821W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 33329 18571
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Beacons Way  Brecon Beacons National Park  Public Footpath  Skirrid  Hill 

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