Tag Archives: Social Hiking

Moving With The Times (Digital Mapping and GPS)

I love maps. Really, I do. Especially 1:25000 ones with all the detail on them. Particularly of national parks with all their Right to Roam land. I also rather like technology and have recently started tracking walks with the GPS in my phone and uploading them onto Social Hiking. I started to think about how I could use maps and GPS together to my advantage rather than just as an indulgence, so started in investigate ……

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Carmarthen Fan Sunset Shoot

Yesterday, I decided it was time to try a sunset on the Carmarthen Fan in the Brecon Beacons. I left the house at 6pm, drove there and walked up the 615 metres to Fan Brycheiniog. I stopped there for a while and shot a panorama overlooking the lake with Pen y Fan in the background. Click on it to see the large version.

Fan Brycheiniog and Llyn y Fan Fawr

After that, I headed over to ……

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