The Volcano Trail (7 miles, 11 kilometres)
This trail starts from the car park at Pont Cae’n y Coed and visits some of the most remote and highest areas of the Forest Park it starts from the Cae'n y Coed car park.
Highlights: Discover Coed y Brenin's fascinating geological history. See spectacular views of the surrounding Meirionydd mountains.
Follow a combination of forest tracks, minor roads and paths on this circular long distance walk visiting a number of key features in the forest, including the copper bog. Take in the five information panels on route to help you explore Coed y Brenin’s violent volcanic history.
The route is often on an unmade uneven surface, covering some of the roughest terrain in the forest. If you want to experience a real adventure ensure you go well prepared for a long day in the woods.
OS Grid Reference: SH 733 251