24. Talybont Reservoir Bird Hide

At the far end of Talybont Reservoir is a bird hide that overlooks a protected wetland area that floods in the winter.

Further Information
The hide is close to the road, has a wide, flat path leading up to the door and has benches and space for one wheelchair.

 

How to get there: The reservoir is just south of the village of Talybont-on-Usk, which is 8km south east of Brecon. The hide is at the Torpantau (southern) end of the reservoir.

 

Nearest town or village: Talybont-on-Usk.

 

OS Grid Reference: Explorer Map OL 12 or Landranger Map 160/161 - SO 090 179.

 

Distance: 10 metres.

 

Contact: Welsh Water on 01495 769281.

 

Facilities: There is a shop and Post Office with National Park information and several pubs in Talybont-on-Usk.

 

Parking: There is a small parking spot at the start of the path.

 

Toilets: Basic public toilets are located next to the White Hart Inn in Talybont-on-Usk. The nearest disabled access toilets are at Llansantffraed lay-by on the A40.