Category Archives: General interest

New Boat Trips from Talybont

Newly arrived Ben’s Boat Hire offers 1 or 2 hour boat trips along our beautiful stretch of the Mon & Brecon Canal. Trips in a Thames Launch start from Talybont village or nearby locations along the canal. Booking Details here … Continue reading

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Tolkein and Talybont – what’s the connection?

How the Brecon Beacons inspired Tolkiens Novel: The Lord of the Rings Posted on April 5, 2018 by Brecon Beacons Tourism J R. R. Tolkien, is believed to have been inspired by the beautiful landscape of the Brecon Beacons National Park, … Continue reading

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Be Adventure Smart

Whatever adventure you are planning – make sure you #BeAdventureSmart Posted on March 22, 2018 by Brecon Beacons Tourism Whatever Brecon Beacons adventure you are planning this Easter, be Adventure Smart: Make your good day better. A Welsh Government funded … Continue reading

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January 2018 Talybont Matters Newsletter

For January 2018 issue of Talybont Matters, click here.

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Taking great photos in the Brecon Beacons

The Brecon Beacons is a perfect place for trigger happy snappers, professional or amateur it doesn’t really matter.   With so many diverse scenes from a UNESCO geopark,  magnificent mountains, jaw dropping valleys and plenty of waterfalls you’re almost guaranteed to get at least … Continue reading

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Olympians open new Talybont hub

Olympic cyclist Becky James and gold Paralympic table tennis player Rob Davies unveiled a newly refurbished community and bike hub in Talybont yesterday. What an amazing place – whether you are a visitor or lucky enough to live here. Read … Continue reading

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Top 5 Bike Rides in the Brecon Beacons

Top Five Bike Rides in the Brecon Beacons by Brecon Beacons Tourism The best thing about biking in the Brecon Beacons is the variety.  The National Park offers a huge range of two-wheeled adventures, from family-friendly outings to all-mountain epics.  Here … Continue reading

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