The Wye Valley Walk A perfect mix of hill and river walking

 


Hay-on-Wye to Builth Wells

  • Glasbury Cutting Nature Reserve
    Brecknock Wildlife Trust nature reserve on a disused railway line and tramroad which used to carry coal and wool. The embankment has now been recolonised by trees, plants and dormice.
  • Wye Valley Canoe Centre
    Hire of canoes and kayaks
  • Paddles and Pedals (Hay on Wye)
    Canoe hire, Canadian canoes and kayaks, plus sale of cycling accessories.
  • Hay Tours
    Take a day in Hay, see the (book) shops and go on a guided tour.
  • Celtic Canoes
    Hire of open Canadian canoes
  • Builth Wells Castle
    The earthwork remains of a once-major castle built by the Norman Braose family in 1093 and thereafter the subject of a tit-for-tat battle between English and Welsh. Destroyed by Lord Rhys in 1168, scene of a treacherous murder in 1170, ...