B4520 : Brecon - Builth Wells

Star Ratings
3 star route rating
Corners : 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0
Straights : 2 star route rating Motorcycle Road2.5
Scenery : 3 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.5
Road Surface : 3 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.5
Visibility : 3 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.0
Police Presence : green 3 Motorcycle Road3.0
Hazards : green 3 Motorcycle Road3.0

Info
Route Added By : Steve_Cardiff
Date : September 18, 2009
Length : 26 kms / 16.2 miles
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Road Type : Rural
Map Key : Red = Excellent | Blue = Good | Purple = Other Recommended
February 7, 2013 - 3 star route rating Motorcycle Road3.0

with unstripped tags):road surface is generally good but can be slippy in poor weather, watch out for farm field exits and mud. theres a short section of narrow road with a blind summit and corners so be careful there. most of the road can be taken at 60+ mph except 4 or 5 corners, watch for the 25mph sign as thats one of them and a very tight bridge corner next to a house. very good distance visibility in sections too.
none of my favourite roads that I can ride very quickly but the first couple of times dont push it or itll bight you in the ass :)


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September 18, 2009 - 4 star route rating Motorcycle Road4.0

I just love this road. Very challenging and quite dangerous in places but very good fun and is fast becoming a regular of mine. Leave the town of Brecon and follow the signs for Upper Chapel. Lots of twists and turns with some tightening radius corners to keep you focused. A few crests and blind corners, some contaminated surfaces and kamikaze sheep on the open top section. Well worth riding in both directions. Love it.


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