Welcome to Snowdonia
Situated on the west coast of Britain covering 823 square miles of diverse landscapes, Snowdonia National Park is a living working area, home to over 26,000 people. As well as being the largest National Park in Wales, Snowdonia boasts the highest mountain in England and Wales, and the largest natural lake in Wales, as well as a wealth of picturesque villages like Betws y Coed and Beddgelert. Snowdonia is an area steeped in culture and local history, where more than half its population speak Welsh.
Snowdonia attracts thousands of visitors each year who enjoy its amazing landscapes and the wealth of outdoor activities on offer. The National Park Authority’s aims are to conserve and enhance the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the area; promote opportunities to understand and enjoy its special qualities; and to foster the economic and social wellbeing of its communities.
Walk of the Month - Coed Hafod Circular, Betws y Coed
1 November 2018
Our Warden, Ioan Davies, has chosen the Coed Hafod circular walk for November’s ‘Walk of the Month’ because it is a perfect place to enjoy the autumn at its best! Enjoy a feast of colours and the sound of crunching leaves underfoot as you make your way through this wonderful woodland on the outskirts of Betws y Coed…« more details