Here are useful links which might be of interest to you ...

Llyn Trawsfynydd
The view towards the nearby lake - Llyn Trawsfynydd


Mountain Biking

Recreation at Coed Y Brenin Visitor Centre - The details of the Coed-y-Brenin visitor centre, including the maps of the new mountain bike trails.

MTB Britain - UK MTB mountain bike website.

MBNW - Mountain Biking North Wales Forum

Bike Magic - a useful and established UK online cycling site created by a group of enthusiasts. - online resource for finding quality cycling related websites.

Beics Brenin - a mountain-bike shop next to Coed-y-Brenin visitor centre. You can hire high spec bikes from here, but the numbers are limited so booking is highly advised.


Ramblers Association - Britain's biggest organization working for walkers, protecting Britain's unique network of public paths. - providing a collection of 1000 top-class self-guided walks covering the areas around Cae Gwyn.



Dolgellau Angling Association - game fishing web site which describes extensive fisheries up to date.

Fishing magic - providing fast fishing news for the UK angler.

North Wales Sea Angling - Providing news, Forums, weather and general fishing information.


Other activities and interests

Snowdonia Adventures -is an adventure activity company offering a wide range of adventure activities and less arduous activities in Snowdonia.

Organic Places to Stay - website run by an organic enthusiast Linda Moss, promoting organic holidays.

Harvey Maps - makers of clear, detailed and waterproof maps for walking, hiking, rambling and cycling covering areas around Cae Gwyn and Snowdonia National Park.

RSPB Wales -watching birds in Wales.

Click Holiday Cottages - Holiday Cottages at the click of a mouse


Mountain Weather

Snowdonia National Park Forecast by Met Office - Giving fairly reliable forecast even for the Rhinog valley. Forecast is issued at 4am daily.

Snowdonia National Park Forecast by Mountain Weather Information Service - Another quite reliable forecast. This forecast is produced 3 days per week, Thursday to Saturday inclusive between 2pm and 4am.


Mawddach Estuary
The view from the Panorama Walk in the nearby seaside town of Barmouth


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