Pyscodlyn is situated in the picturesque Usk Valley and walks from the campsite suit all abilities. Gentle strolls can be taken along the river or you can venture up into the Black Mountains. The Sugar Loaf mountain can be reached on foot from the campsite, alternatively the main car park is a 10 minute car journey. With a range of mountains and hills, wonderful woods and vales, there is plenty of variety for your walks! You can reach the heart of the Brecon Beacons within half an hour by car.
We sell day tickets for trout or salmon fishing from Pyscodlyn for a mile and a half stretch along one bank of the river Usk.
There are reservoirs within easy travelling distance. Coarse fishing is also available on the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal.
Abergavenny holds an annual Festival of Cycling which attracts many road cycling fans to the area. The famous Tumble climb up the Blorenge mountain which has featured in many events over the years including the Tour of Britain and the annual Velothon Wales is close by. For those looking for a more leisurely cycle there are numerous lanes to explore as well as the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal.
For mountain bike enthusiasts there are so many lanes, tracks and paths to explore. We are happy to provide you with routes. Bike Park Wales is approximately 30 minutes by car. Cycle hire can be arranged through Hopyard Cycles.
The county of Monmouthshire is home to at least twelve 18 hole golf courses. Abergavenny has two; The Monmouthshire and Wernddu.
Within half an hour is the Celtic Manor Resort (venue of the 2010 Ryder Cup), The Rolls of Monmouth and St. Pierre.
Ken (the owner of Pyscodlyn) is a keen golfer and more than happy to help with any information regarding courses.
There are numerous licensed trekking centres within a 30 minute car drive including Cantref Riding, Llangorse Multi Activity Centre Ellesmere Riding Centre and Grange Trekking Centre.
For those with a sense of adventure, explore some of the area with a tandem flight! Paraventure Airsports is located nearby.
Day boat hire on the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal can be arranged through Beacon Park Boats at Llangattock.