Cardiff Outdoor Activities - Black mountains
Many of us just want to find a great idea to enjoy the outdoors in and around Cardiff.
Taff trail runs from Cardiff To Brecon 55 miles, so that is one big ride and there are some really top class routes in the Black mountains.
Cardiff Outdoor Activities - Explore the Black Mountains
Cardiff being the major city in South Wales became so successful due to its position as a port for exporting coal and steel from the valleys, these valleys and hills provide massive opportunities for Cardiff outdoor activities.
Excellent hiking and walking in the Black mountains.
constructed routes with steady climbs to the top of the escarpment that overlooks Abergavenny.
Cardiff Outdoor Activities - Getting Wet in the Black Mountains
If you fancy getting wet in the Black mountains then nestled between the mountains and the Brecon Beacons is Langorse resevoir.
Sailing and fishing are available here and you will find some fantastic local food in the pus with plenty of real ale to wash it down.
Cardiff Outdoor Activities - Air Sports in the Black mountains
Those who participate in air sports will know the geography and wind direction are pretty much critical to a good session.
It so happens that South Wales has several locations that meet these criteria, the are some excellent bluffs in the Abergavenny, Hay on Wye area.
Add to that airports in Cardiff and Swansea and away you go. Not on your doorstep but all possible with a short drive.