River Usk

Sennybridge to Brecon

Grade 2/3
Length 19 km
Current Level medium @0.95 48 minutes ago

Bouncy grade 2/3 run at decent levels. Watch out for 3 separate weirs on the way down. ... read more about Sennybridge to Brecon

Brecon to Talybont

Grade 2
Length 14 km
Paddleable low to spate

Cruisy grade 2 run with no nasties that is good for introducing beginners to moving water. ... read more about Brecon to Talybont

Talybont-on-Usk to Llangynidr

Grade 3
Length 6 km
Current Level low @0.99 48 minutes ago

Combined with the section below is the classic Usk paddle. An excellent play-run when in flood, still a good paddle at low levels. Highlight is Mill Falls, a fun blast in the middle. Takeout on river left at the bridge or continue downstream. ... read more about Talybont-on-Usk to Llangynidr

Llangynidr Bridge to Crickhowell

Grade 3
Length 8 km
Paddleable very low to spate

Combined with the section above is the classic Usk run. The ledge drop on the LH bend about 100m below the putin can be sticky, but other than this a no-nasties run, with good playholes in flood. Takeout on river right just below the weir under the bridge. ... read more about Llangynidr Bridge to Crickhowell

Crickhowell to Newbridge

Grade 2
Length 44 km
Paddleable very low to spate

A pleasant touring run with a few small weirs to negotiate. ... read more about Crickhowell to Newbridge