Category Archive: Hiking

Enjoy National Walking Month in the Elan Valley

We love National Walking Month as it gives us a chance to share our favourite trails and to discover new ones. . The Cambrian Mountains has tons of great walking routes so, to be… Continue reading

Looking forward to May’s events…

Everybody knows that the single greatest thing about May is that it bestows upon us not one but two Bank Holiday weekends. Put simply, there’s even more time to be out and about… Continue reading

Hinterland Walks launched

Over 20 local tourism businesses and nearly 30 walkers from all over Wales attended the launch of the Hinterland Walks project at Tynrhyd Retreat near Devil’s Bridge. . Inspired by the S4C/BBC TV detective… Continue reading

Business focus: Mountain Yoga Breaks

Now that things have started to get (a little) sunnier, we thought we’d look ahead at the fantastic outdoor events and activities taking place in the Cambrian Mountains. One of the coolest breaks… Continue reading

Elan Valley – a Top Gear destination!

You may have noticed something a bit familiar watching last weekend’s Top Gear. The Elan Valley had a starring role as a Land Rover Defender (driven by Richard Hammond) hauled itself up Claerwen… Continue reading

STEPtember 2014!

This years STEPtember is already under way with a wide variety of walks on offer for all fitness levels in the Mid Wales region. STEPtember 2014 brings together 18 communities that are located… Continue reading

Top five attractions in the Cambrian Mountains

On your next adventure, head to the Cambrian Mountains and visit these amazing attractions. From a 12th century abbey to river valleys, these sites are perfect for history buffs, nature lovers and part-time adventurers.… Continue reading

Top 5 Group Activities for Easter

As the Easter holiday approaches, so do those flurry of bank holidays that we all look forward to! The Easter bank holiday weekend (18th – 21st April) and the 5th May will be the… Continue reading

Stepping into September

If you’re a long term planner this is perfect for you… STEPtember 2014 includes 17 communities that are either located in the Cambrian Mountains or are close enough to afford great views of… Continue reading

New website takes the strain out of booking a holiday

The owner of Cuckoo Clock Lodge, a self-catering holiday cottage business in Rhayader, is taking the strain out of booking a stay in the beautiful Mid Wales market town with a brand new… Continue reading