OS Explorer sheet OL12 in the OS Explorer map series is the ideal map for those seeking outdoor adventure. The landscape of the Brecon Beacons attracts walkers, cyclists and riders to its rolling hills, valleys, caves and waterfalls. Highlights include The Beacons Reservoir, Brecon, Fan Faw, The Black Mountains, Brecon Canal, Merthyr Tydfil, River Towy, and Trecastle.
The OS Explorer series, are the most detailed maps recommended for anyone who enjoys outdoor activities. The 1:25,000 scale GPS compatible maps with hiking trails, cycling routes and extensive tourist information are great gifts for walkers.
From the russet ridges of the Beacons summits to the dark and mysterious escarpments of the Black Mountains, if you're an outdoor enthusiast with a passion for stunning natural environments, we'd highly recommend you spend some time here. Walking and hiking opportunities abound in the Brecon Beacons. Immerse yourself in the otherworldly atmosphere that enshrouds the peaks of the Carmarthen Fans and their lakes.
Or if you prefer to travel by bike, trial the Taff Trail for a speedier way to see as many of the area's spectacular sites as possible. Trot off on the Three Rivers Ride, if you feel four legs are better than two. And get back to nature at Craig Cerrig-Gleisiaid National Nature Reserve.
See some of the best-preserved limestone pavement at Ogof Ffynnan Ddu, near Pen-y-Cae. Discover Neolithic standing stones, Iron Age hill forts and Roman settlements. And spot natural wonders ranging from populations of migrant birds to unusual plant life at the Talybont Reservoir. Whether you're going for a day's leisurely sightseeing in the spectacular Waterfall Country or a hard day's hiking in the Black Mountains, don't forget to pack your essential plan of the Brecon Beacons.
With this OS map, you can now download a copy for use on your Android or iOS smartphone or tablet. Each paper map has a unique code that will give you access to the same mapping using our new app, OS Maps.
Just scratch off the silver panel on the inside cover, enter the code and then download your map inside the app.
- Scale: 1:25,000
- Material: Paper
- Series: Explorer
- Includes Mobile Download
- Weight: 0.0kg / 0.0oz - TBC
- Dimensions: 13.5W x 24H cm / 5.3W x 9.4H in
- Brand: Ordnance Survey
- Publication Date: TBC
- ISBN: 9780319242513