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Nature Reserve, free entry

Gilfach Nature Reserve

Gilfach Nature Reserve

Gilfach Nature Reserve

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Gilfach Nature Reserve is set in the heart of the Marteg Valley in the Cambrian Mountains, about four miles north of Rhayader.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs accepted

From March through to August, we try to open the Visitor Centre as often as possible. There are teas and coffees aswell as gifts available for purchase.

Opening Details

Open all the time

Please note - The visitor centre is generally open in the school holidays and sometimes in the week and weekends. Light refreshments are usually available.

Prices

Free entry

Contact

Enquiries

01597 823298

Address

Rhayader,
Powys,
LD6 5LF

Directions

Plan route to Gilfach Nature Reserve using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SN 965717  Lat: 52.33404 Long: -3.51966

Follow the A470 between Rhayader and Llangurig. Approximately 3 miles north of Rhayader and 7 miles south of Llangurig there is a well signed road junction to 'St. Harmon and Pantydwr'. The turning is also indicated by Brown Nature Reserve Signs.

Park here at Marteg Bridge and walk around the reserve on the Nature Trail, or visit the Nature Discovery Centre by driving on through the reserve for ½mile before turning right (just before a cattle grid) onto a narrow road. Follow it down over the river and up the hill to the small car park. Trails are waymarked and link the various parts of the reserve to the visitor centre.

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

From March through to August, we try to open the Visitor Centre as often as possible. There are teas and coffees aswell as gifts available for purchase.

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