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 - Foel Offrwm Circular
1 June 2019
Our Warden, Rhys Gwynn introduces you to this new path on the Nannau estate on the outskirts of Dolgellau. With the cooperation of the owner, the Wardens Service has re-opened an easy circular walk that offers spectacular views of south Meirionnydd. The first part of the path is suitable for wheelchairs.« more details