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 - Abergwynant Woods Walk
1 October 2019
This walk will take you to a wonderful little woodland on the edge of the Mawddach estuary near Dolgellau in the south of the National Park. Enjoy the stillness of the woodland and its cheerful birdsong, but also spectacular views of Cader Idris and the Mawddaach estuary from some vantage points.« more details