Our Local Area and Activities
Whether you are hiker or biker or just want to make memories with friends and family, our Glamping Site is ideal location with many top North Wales activities and stunning walks nearby
Cader Idris Mountain can be seen from our site. With the start of the hike up the mountain just a short distance away. Some say this hike is even more rewarding than summiting Snowdon. If summiting seems a bit much, there is a shorter hike just to the Lake, with a beautiful sandy shore, this is a perfect place to go with a dog or the family.
Historic Town Dolgellau
Located 1.2 miles from us. Dolgellau is one of the most beautiful places in Snowdonia. It’s a fabulous base to explore Snowdonia with many places to eat or drink. Click on picture to discover more about Dolgellau.
This beautiful short ride in Mid Wales runs along the spectacular Mawddach Estuary below the foothills of Cadair Idris. As you cycle along the old railway line from the historic town of Dolgellau to the popular seaside town of Barmouth you’ll pass stunning scenery and two interesting wooden bridges.
Water Sports at Bala Lake
Bala Watersports offers the adventure and excitement of outdoor pursuits, to individuals, families, schools and groups. Our highly skilled and qualified instructors will ensure you have a fantastic time, whether you’re a complete beginner, have some limited experience, or are on a more advanced course.
Here in Bala, North Wales, we’ve got beautiful mountain scenery, a stunning National Park, and arguably the best beginners’ and improvers’ watersports lake in the UK.
Coed Y Brenin Bike Centre
The UK’s first mountain bike trail centre, Coed y Brenin has miles of exceptional singletracks for experienced riders and great family trails for all abilities. There are also plenty of walking trails and a cafe where you can warm up and refuel.
Dyfi Bike Park
Dyfi Bike park, only 8.5 miles from us, Is perfectly located to explore some of the best riding in Europe. from local trail riding spots and pump tracks to the other awesome bike parks within an hour’s drive.
Portmeirion is an enchanting Italian style village on the coast of North Wales. Designed and built by Sir Clough Williams Ellis from 1925 to 1975 and then lovingly restored in 1988. Close enough for a day trip and perfect for the whole family.
We have beautiful beaches nearby, including Barmouth, Fairbourne and also a little further, Aberdyfi.
Corris Craft Centre
Corris Craft Centre and King Arthurs Labyrinth. Pottery classes and an awesome underground boat tour of the slate mines. Best Visitor Attraction Mid Wales 2018
Visit website to see many activities like Zip Wire, Slate Caverns, Deep Mine Tours, Bounce Below, Fforest Coaster and many more. Closest zip wire to us (about 30min drive):
Zip World, Slate Caverns, Blaenau Ffestiniog, LL41 3NB
Bwlch Gwyn Pony Trekking
Located only 8 miles away from us. Bwlchgwyn Farm offers many Pony Trekking and Horse riding activities to choose from. You can trek along the beach or go for a hack beneath the mountains. They offer horse riding lessons and horse holiday packages.
The "Mach Loop" is a series of valleys situated between Machynlleth and Dolgellau, it is a popular training route for low flying jet planes and some larger American planes such as the Hercules and Osprey. The route benefits from steep hillsides where you can find a spot to set up your camera or a picnic and watch the show.