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Gwydir Forest, Betws-y-Coed

Categories: Forests, Nature & Parks
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4.6/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web
Gwydir Forest is located in Betws-y-Coed. Plan your visit to Gwydir Forest and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Betws-y-Coed vacation trip planner.
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  • We visited this forest hoping for a long walk. The only walk was 1.5 miles and there was nothing special about it. Just went up a hill through the forest and then back down the road. Not as good as fa...  read more »
  • This forest is one of the hidden delights of North Wales. Tucked to the west of the Conwy valley, close to Betws-Y-Coed, it was once the centre of lead mining in the region. Few scars remain, only gre...  read more »
  • Plenty of trails to chose from. It is very steep to start with and then flattens out near the top. Wonderful old trees and in places water rushing down the hill. I came across a wood sculpture of a sp...  read more »
  • A nice little walk that our 5 year olds had a great adventure on. Not too sleep.
  • Took the Tyn Llwyn walking trail. An easy 2.5 trail through the forest. Great views of Swallow Falls about 45 mins in. Then some gentle climbs lead to another viewpoint with great views of the valley and Snowdon in the distance.
  • A lovely valley to drive through
  • good off roading
  • Beautiful place, forest walks, quaint shops, the best of Wales
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