North West Wales
Explore the sand dunes at Newborough, discover the spectacular summit of Cadair Idris, go mountain biking in Coed y Brenin or enjoy the many waymarked walks in Gwydyr Forest Park.
Cadair Idris National Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre, near Dolgellau
For grandeur and rugged beauty, few locations can equal the National Nature Reserve at Cadair Idris, a spectacular mountain in the south of Snowdonia National Park.
Coed y Brenin Forest Park, near Dolgellau
Coed y Brenin Forest Park offers visitors the total woodland experience within Snowdonia National Park.
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve, near Betws-y-Coed
Cwm Idwal lies at the northern end of the Snowdonia National Park.
Gwydir Forest Park
Gwydir Forest Park lies in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. Waymarked walking trails allow visitors to explore this landscape of lakes, forests and mountains.
Morfa Dyffryn National Nature Reserve, near Barmouth
Sand dunes and seashore in a coastal landscape of unrivalled beauty and variety.
Morfa Harlech National Nature Reserve, near Harlech
A coastal landscape with a vast dune system of international importance
Newborough National Nature Reserve and Forest, Anglesey
Discover this unique landscape shaped by wind and sea
Snowdon National Nature Reserve, near Beddgelert
Wales’s highest mountain is home to rare plants and wildlife