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Walks from Pont y Pair in the Gwydyr Forest

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This series of four trails starts from the Pont y Pair car park in Betws y Coed and leads through the surrounding Gwydir Forest.

Coed Tan Dinas Trail  -  ¾ mile/1.2 kilometres, easy 

Follow the boardwalk and wide path alongside the river on this short walk through Douglas fir tress which are up to 100 yeras old.

Cyrau Trail  - 1½ miles/2.5 kilometres, strenuous

The Cyrau Trail climbs through some majestic Douglas firs to give a stunning view over Betws-y-Coed.

Pen yr Allt Trail -  4½ miles/7.1 kilometres, strenuous

The Pen yr Allt Trail is a circular route through shady fir forests and upland meadows  and offers breathtaking views of the ever dominant                    Moel Siabod and the Conwy Valley.

Llyn Parc Trail -  6½ miles/10.6 kilometres, strenuous

The Llyn Parc Trail sets off along an old miners' path and goes past the ruins of Aberllyn Mine.


Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets


Map & Directions

Walks from Pont y Pair in the Gwydir Forest

Type:Walking Route

Betws y Coed, Conwy, LL24 0BA

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