Welcome to the home page of the Newport Outdoor Group’s Challenge Walks website. We organise two annual challenge walks, the 26 mile Black Dragon Challenge Walk (the “BDCW”) in April; and the 22 mile Beat The Beacons (with the option of shorter 15 mile and 10 mile walks) held in September.

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Black Dragon Challenge

Black Dragon Challenge

Join us on a stunning 26-mile mountain challenge walk in the Brecon Beacons around Crickhowell, organised in conjunction with the Brecon Mountain Rescue team. Saturday April 6th 2019

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Beat The Beacons

Beat The Beacons

The Beat The Beacons event will be held on Saturday 28th September 2019. The walk starts and finishes at the Henderson Hall in Talybont-on-Usk. There will be 3 routes available, 22 miles, 15 miles, and 10 miles.
The 22 mile route visits the highest points in the Brecon Beacons. The 10 mile route is an optional led walk. More information on this event coming soon.

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