Celebrate World Kidney Day with us by joining our Pen Y Fan Sunset Trek


Pen y Fan is the highest peak in South Wales, situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park. At 886 metres (2,907 ft) above sea-level, it is also the highest British peak south of Cadair Idris in Snowdonia. The twin summits of Pen y Fan and Corn Du at 873 m (2,864 ft) were formerly referred to as Cadair Arthur or ‘Arthur’s Seat’.


On Saturday 4th of March, we would like to unite the kidney community here in Wales taking on this challenging but picturesque trek. Many will have completed the walk before, but have you witnessed the beautiful sunset on the summit surrounded by members of our Kidney Community.


The cost to take part is £25 per person which will partially help us cover the event fees. To ensure we are able to continue our work supporting our Kidney Community we ask that you raise a minimum of £75 in sponsorship. You will receive a Kidney Wales fundraising pack and the full support of our fundraising team to help reach your individual fundraising target.  All walkers will receive a Walk for Life Tshirt and Medal.


The final timings / details of the Pen Y Fan Sunset Trek will be emailed out to all participants around 10 – 14 days prior to the event. The draft schedule is as follows.

15:30: Participants arrive and register
15:45: Event brief
16:00: Set off to ascend Corn Du and Pen y Fan, summit photos. then return back to Storey Arms Outdoor Centre Car Park by the Beacons Way Footpath
23:00: Last people arrive back at Pont Ar Daf, hot drinks, cakes and debrief ready to head home.


The hike will be led by the experiences team at JT Expeditions. The team will have a Mountain Leader Summer Award, First Aid Certificate and extensive experience in Pen Y Fan. For more information about the hike leaders JT Expeditions visit: www.jtexpeditions.co.uk


If you have any queries about the event contact the team on team@kidneywales.cymru or call 02920 343 940


Terms and Conditions
. *If you are no longer able to take place in the event, no refunds will be provided. You are able to transfer your registration to a friend or family member.
*All participants must be 12 or over on the day of the event. All under 18’s must be accompanied by a parent/guardian on the hike.
*It is the responsibility of all participants to ensure you have the correct walking kit for the event, a kit list will be provided. A head torch will be essential.

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