• Talk – The Snowdonia Society at 50

    Join CESS Director John Harold for an illustrated overview of the last 50 years

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  • Walk: The History of the Nantlle Valley

    A captivating five-hour walk with local archaeologist Rhys Mwyn

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  • My Snowdonia Story – An evening of short films & talks

    Three outdoor enthusiasts talk about their colourful experiences of the National Park

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  • Coed Crafnant volunteer workday

    Coed Crafnant volunteer workday Coed Crafnant is a stunning woodland dripping with mosses, ferns and liverworts. Come and spend the day making enclosures to manage grazing with the North Wales Wildlife Trust. Free transport from Bangor and Caernarfon will be provided. Booking essential. Booking essential:  tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498  

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  • The Secret Life of Mammals

    The Secret Life of Mammals Mammal ID Workshop at Tŷ Hyll. Learn how to identify mammals from calls, tracks and trails. Free transport from Bangor available. Free, but donations welcomed. Booking essential:  owain@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498 Please donate generously Instead of giving a price for this event we invite donations on the door. Please donate generously; […]

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  • Fantastic Fungus Foray

    Fantastic Fungus Foray Join expert Charles Aron on this guided walk at Nant Bwlch yr Haearn. Free transport from Bangor will be available, contact us for more information. Free, but donations welcomed. Booking essential:  owain@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498 Please donate generously Instead of giving a price for this event we invite donations on the door. Please […]

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  • Magical Moths at Tŷ Hyll

    Magical Moths at Tŷ Hyll Join moth enthusiast Julian Thompson to discover the fascinating world of moths in the grounds at Tŷ Hyll. Weather dependant. Free, but donations welcomed. Booking essential:  tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498 Please donate generously Instead of giving a price for this event we invite donations on the door. Please donate generously; any […]

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  • Wonderful Woods art trail

    Wonderful Woods art trail Join us on an interactive journey for families around the magical gardens and woods at Tŷ Hyll in the height of summer. Booking essential. Free, but donations welcomed. Booking essential:  tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498 Please donate generously Instead of giving a price for this event we invite donations on the door. Please […]

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  • Upland Ecology and Conservation weekend

    Sat 22: 10am-3pm. Upland conservation work day in Pensychnant. Booking essential. Sun 23: 1:30pm-4:30pm. Join an upland ecologist at Cwm Idwal and improve your knowledge of upland habitats and their key species. Booking essential. owain@snowdonia-society.org.uk                     tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498  

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  • Big Balsam Bash

    Big Balsam Bash- Capel Curig Join this community-based day of practical conservation and learn how to tackle invasive Himalayan balsam in your area. Find out why Himalayan balsam is a problem for our native wildflower species; how we’ve been tackling it in the Snowdonia National Park and how easy it is to remove!  We’ll be […]

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  • Volunteer week

    A wonderful week of diverse volunteer activities in Snowdonia National Park. Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon. Monday: Pensychnant Conservation Centre, Conwy.  We’ll be helping out with the maintenance of this beautiful area of countryside- maintaining boundaries to keep grazing animals in the right places! Tuesday: Lon Gwyfrai Footpath Work. Lon Gwyrfai is one […]

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  • Tŷ Hyll garden taster

    Tŷ Hyll garden taster Gardening is good for you, and the Tŷ Hyll garden and wildlife need you! Come along for free tea, cake and a chat with other volunteers and see how our lovingly managed garden benefits wildlife. Meet like-minded others and have a go at gardening. Booking essential:  tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498 Please donate […]

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  • A walk in the woods

    Take a spring-time ramble with an ecologist through the wonderful woods near Tŷ Hyll looking at the flora and fauna. A few miles walk from Tŷ Hyll. Booking essential. Donations invited. tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498

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  • An introduction to lichens

    Did you know that Wales (for its unit area) has the highest diversity of lichens in the World? Or, that a lichen is a product of a symbiotic relationship between two different organisms? If you’d like to discover more about the fascinating world of lichens, join us on an Introduction to Lichen Identification Workshop at […]

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  • An introduction to dragonflies

    With knowledgeable expert Allan Brandon.  More details to follow soon. owain@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498

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  • Easter Hunt

    Bring your kids to a wildlife themed hunt in the beautiful grounds of Ty Hyll.  Find the clues, answer the questions and earn chocolate prizes!  We’ll also be doing Easter nature crafts- blow and paint an egg in the camouflage colours of wild bird eggs.  All ages welcome.  Drop in 2-4 pm.  A parent or […]

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  • Woodland workday

    Are you a nature lover? Would you like to gain practical skills in woodland management? Do you have a few hours to spare each month? Then come along to one of our monthly Woodland Workdays at the idyllic 5 acre woodland at Tŷ Hyll! Whether you’d like to help out with our bird surveys or repair and […]

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    Tree Planting

    Tree Planting Booking essential, Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon Come and help us plant some trees on our final tree planting workday of the season. We will be working alongside the Snowdonia National Park Authority planting a variety of native broadleaved trees. Let’s make a woodland! Contact Owain to register: owain@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498

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  • Woodland Work

    Woodland Work Booking essential, Come and join us for a variety of woodland habitat maintenance activities. Set in a beautiful region between Betws Y Coed and Penmachno, on the border of the Gwydir Forest. There is plenty of conservation work to get stuck into on the National Trust estate. Contact Owain to register: owain@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 […]

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    Snowdon Litter Pick

    Snowdon Litter Pick Booking essential, For this workday we are teaming up with the Snowdonia National Park Authority Wardens Team to survey the litter on the Mountain. Using GPS Dataloggers, the information we collect on the day will be mapped and made available for anyone to access. The information we gather on the day will […]

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