GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Garn Goch

2 miles (2.5 km)

This walk climbs to the hill fort at Garn Goch, located near Llandeilo and Llangadogin the Brecon Beacons.
You can start your walk from the car park which lies just west of the hill. Then follow a section of the Heart of Wales Line Trail east to climb to the summit. There's two ancient Iron Age Hill forts and some wonderful views to enjoy from the high points.
You can extend the walk by heading south along the Heart of Wales Line Trail to visit another historic site at Carreg Cennen Castle. The castle sits on an elevated limestoneprecipice with fabulous views over the lovely Brecon Beacons countryside.

Garn Goch OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Garn Goch Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Photos

Path up Carn Goch on Y Garn Fach - geograph.org.uk - 2754704

Path up Carn Goch on Y Garn Fach. The name means the 'red cairn'.

Gwynfor Evans memorial - geograph.org.uk - 452200

Gwynfor Evans memorial. Memorial stone to welsh politician Gwynfor Evans on the approach to Garn Goch hillfort. Carved by Ieuan Rees.

Y Gaer Fach - geograph.org.uk - 452173

Y Gaer Fach Photo taken from the centre of Gaer Fach looking towards Gaer Fawr, the two ancient hill forts of Garn Goch.

View westwards from Y Gaer Bach on Carn Goch - geograph.org.uk - 2754732

View westwards from Y Gaer Bach on Carn Goch

Y Gaer Fach, Hill Fort - geograph.org.uk - 301469

Y Gaer Fach, Hill Fort

On Y Gaer Fawr, Carn Goch - geograph.org.uk - 2754754

On Y Gaer Fawr, Carn Goch

Ponies graze on Y Gaer Fawr - geograph.org.uk - 2754778

Ponies graze on Y Gaer Fawr

View to Pen y Bicws - geograph.org.uk - 2944344

View to Pen y Bicws

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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