• Fencing at Cors Bodgynydd

    We’ll be working with the Wildlife Trust on this beautiful wetland in the middle of the Gwydyr Forest.  The site’s fencing needs some repair before the Highland cattle that graze it can return.  Come and learn about fencing and conservation grazing of wetlands from the site warden. Free transport from Bangor and Caernarfon  tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 […]

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  • Historical walk: Landscapes of the Past in the Carneddau

    A guided historical walk in the foothills of the Carneddau

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  • High mountain walk: Eigiau Horseshoe

    Join us for a high mountain walk in the Carneddau

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  • Easy walk: Spring Flowers at Tŷ Hyll

    A leisurely walk through the gardens at Tŷ Hyll

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  • Mythic Snowdonia – Storytelling with Eric Maddern

    Folk stories from Snowdonia

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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 […]

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  • Alfie and the Dragon; stories and art by the fire.

    A magnificent golden dragon lives under the ancient mountain of Caergybi, in a mysterious secret cave protected by Druid magic…    In the atmospheric setting of the Ugly House, hear about the adventures of Alfie and his encounters with a dragon. Tony Roberts, the author of ‘Alfie and the Dragon’ will tell this enchanting tale at the Ugly House fireside. […]

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  • Tree Planting

    Tree Planting Booking essential, Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon Yr Ysgwrn, home of the bard Hedd Wyn, is undergoing a major upgrade having being under new management of the Snowdonia National Park Authority since 2012. Come and help us reinvigorate the area surrounding this historic Welsh site. Contact Owain to register: owain@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 […]

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  • Starry Night

    Dark Sky Photography

    Dark Sky Photography Booking essential, Limited Spaces Are you a keen photographer or a keen astronomer? Then come and join us as we explore the night skies of Snowdonia through a lens. Recently, the Snowdonia National Park was designated as a Dark Sky Reserve and this event has been set up to make the most […]

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    Rhododendron Removal

    Rhododendron Removal Booking essential, The Snowdonia Society have been working alongside the Snowdonia National Park Authority in Nant Gwynant for some time removing Rhododendron Ponticum from the area. Rhododendron is one of the top 3 invasive species to the Snowdonia National Park and it is easy to see the damage that it has done to […]

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  • Invasive Species Control

    Invasive Species Control Booking essential, Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon The beautiful gardens at Plas Tan y Bwlch are undergoing significant changes. The removal of non-native invasive species is one of these changes. By removing these non native species, the gardens will have more space to grow and promote our native plant life. […]

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  • ‘Photographing the landscapes of Snowdonia’ A talk by John Rowell, photographer

    John Rowell is a photographer with a love for the landscapes of Snowdonia and an eye for taking stunning photographs.  Come along and find out about the magical Snowdonia landscapes John has captured, how he does it and some tips for your own photography.  All welcome. Memorial Hall, Betws y Coed. Free, but donations invited. […]

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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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  • Bird survey

    Big Garden Bird Watch

    It’s the national Big Garden Bird Watch! Join us for a spot of bird watching at Ty Hyll.  We’ll provide you with some identification guides and a helping hand.  See what you can spot in the wildlife garden and throughout the woods.  There’ll be prizes for the most bird species seen!  Families welcome.  tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 […]

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  • Celtic Rainforest Workday

    Join us on a volunteer workday in the Celtic rainforest of Coed Felinrhyd.  This is a woodland recently acquired by the Woodland Trust and we’ll be working with them to stop the spread of non-native invasive species; rhododendron and hemlock.  It won’t all be work though!   We’ll make sure we have plenty of time to […]

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  • Alder Coppice

    Alder Coppicing

    Alder Coppicing Booking essential, Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon We are teaming up with the Natural Resources Wales, Abergwyngregyn Reserve Managers to coppice the Alder woodland at Abergwyngregyn. The Alder woodland is split into several sections and rotated through a coppicing program over 10 years. The purpose of coppicing the Alder is to […]

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  • Alder Coppice

    Alder Coppicing

    Alder Coppicing Booking essential, Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon We are teaming up with the Natural Resources Wales, Abergwyngregyn Reserve Managers to coppice the Alder woodland at Abergwyngregyn. The Alder woodland is split into several sections and rotated through a coppicing program over 10 years. The purpose of coppicing the Alder is to […]

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  • Lon Gwyrfai

    Footpath Maintenance

    Footpath Maintenance Booking essential, As part of an agreement between the Snowdonia National Park Authority and the Snowdonia Society, we will be undertaking the first stages of work on this newly linked multiuser route, where both cyclists and walkers can now walk from Rhyd Ddu to Beddgelert along the beautiful Rhyd Ddu valley. The purpose […]

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  • Invasive Species Control

    Invasive Species Control Booking essential, Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon The beautiful gardens at Plas Tan y Bwlch are undergoing significant changes. The removal of non-native invasive species is one of these changes. By removing these non native species, the gardens will have more space to grow and promote our native plant life. […]

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  • Trees in Winter

    Can you identify British trees when there are no leaves?  Come along to an afternoon workshop with an expert and learn what clues we should look for when trying to identify our native trees in the winter.  Booking essential.  Donations invited.  Free transport available from Bangor.  tamsin@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498

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