Black Dragon Challenge

Mountain challenge event over the highest peaks in the Black Mountains, South Wales; self led, orienteering event with total ascent of 6790ft. Passing through Llanbedr then 8m of ascent onto Waun Fach, highest point. Route follows the Black Dragon’s Back to Pengenfford (refrshmnts). 1000ft climb to mynydd Troed & Mynydd Llangorse descending to Pentre (refrshmnts), then 1800ft climb to Pen Allt Mawr, along ridge to Pen Cerrig Calch and downhill via Table Mountain to finish. Registration and kit check from 7am, start from 8am. Proceeds to Brecon Mountain Rescue Team. check points on route and 2 refreshment stops including water, squash & biscuits. Free parking, transport for retirees, showers and hot drinks/biscuits at finish. NO DOGS ALLOWED (lambing season) Awards/mementos: Certificate Venue facilities: Changing Toilets Showers Onsite parking Refreshments

  • Listing categories 20-25 miles
  • Location / Region Crickhowell
  • Date 8th April 2017
  • Time 11:00 AM
  • Distance 25 miles
  • Address Crickhowell Youth & Community Centre Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1AW
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