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Why not hire one of our bikes when you visit Lake Vyrnwy? Take a pleasant ride around the lake and experience some of the most beautiful scenery in Mid Wales.

Artisans, The Old Sawmill, Lake Vyrnwy, Oswestry, Powys, SY10 0NA (1 miles, 2 km)

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Rhiwagor Trail (2 miles, 3.2 km); Llechwedd-du Walk (5.5 miles, 9.1 km); Ty Uchaf Walk (5 miles, 7.8 km); Craig Garth Bwlch Trail (3 miles, 4.8 km); Grwn Oer Trail (1-2 miles, 3.2 km)

Lake Vyrnwy | Llyn Efyrnwy, Llanwddyn, Powys, SY10 0LY (1 miles, 2 km)

 

Walk the award winning Lake Vyrnwy Sculpture Trail with superb works of art dotted around the shores of the lake. The sculpture trail will help tens of thousands people who visit the lake each year to discover artwork.

RSPB Lake Vyrnwy Nature Reserve, Llanwddyn, Oswestry, SY10 0LZ (1 miles, 2 km)

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Fly fishing at Lake Vyrnwy started in 1818 after the lake was flooded and stocked with 40,000 loch leven brown trout. This reservoir is the world’s second oldest manmade trout fishery.

Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa, Lake Vyrnwy, Llanwddyn, Mid Wales, Powys, SY10 0LY (1 miles, 2 km)

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There are 5 waymarked trails starting from the Penyffordd Car Park.Designed for horse riders but also suitable for walkers.The trails range from the easiest which is the 5 mile Banwy Trot to 16milers for a full days ride.Grid Ref:SJ 033154

 

Driver Experience Days are designed to give you the thrill of being at the controls of a powerful narrow gauge steam locomotive, doing the job for which it was designed.

Type: Driver Experience Day

Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, The Station, Llanfair Caereinion, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 0SF (9 miles, 15 km)

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Start: Dinas Mawddwy village car park Grid Reference: SH 858 150 Distance: 3.4 km - 2.1 miles Grade: Easy Terrain: Riverside walk along grassy paths and firm tracks Maps: OS Explorer - OL 23

Walk Route: Easy

  • Miles: 2

Dinas Mawddwy, Gwynedd, LL49 9LP (9 miles, 15 km)

 

Carriage Driving is a lovely calm and relaxing way to see and hear the countryside, and smell the flowers in the hedgerows and enjoy a nice cuppa or other drink on your return and see the horses at home.

Fraithwen Friesians, Adfa, Newtown, Powys, SY16 3DB (11 miles, 18 km)

 

By following this linear route, you will walk 28 miles through the spectacular countryside of the old county of Meirionnydd, from an enchanting valley at the foot of Cadair Idris to the shores of Llyn Tegid.

Walk Route: From Llanfihangel-y-Pennant, across the Welsh mountains, to Bala

  • Access: Llanfihangel-y-Pennant
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Miles: 28

Bala & Penllyn, Gwynedd, LL23 7AD (12 miles, 20 km)

Walkers are Welcome Towns and Villages

 

Welshpool Golf Course was founded in 1929, but its history dates back to the late 19th-century. The course is 5846 yards / Par 70 and anyone who has ever played at Welshpool Golf Club will remember it as a great test of golf.

Welshpool Golf Club, Golfa Hill, Welshpool, Powys, SY21 9AQ (12 miles, 20 km)

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Gwgia is a man made lake constructed somewhere around 1840 to supply water to the famous Gregynog Hall.

Gregynog Hall & Gardens, Tregynon, Nr Newtown, Powys, SY16 3PL (14 miles, 22 km)

VISIT WALES QUALITY CAFEWales Green Tourism Business Scheme Gold AwardFood Standards Hygiene (Very Good)TripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceVisit Wales VAQAS

 

It’s all in the name – Forest Experience are a genuine Full Rally Test Stage set in 900 acres of Welsh Forest with 7 miles of twisting, turning, hilly forest roads!!

Cambrian House, Carno, Powys, SY17 5LU (14 miles, 22 km)

 

Montgomery Canal, Welshpool, Powys, UK (15 miles, 24 km)

 

The National White Water Centre has over 30 years of experience in providing white water rafting at the best summer white water facility in the UK.

Canolfan Tryweryn, Frongoch, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7NU (16 miles, 25 km)

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Start: Corris Craft Centre car park Grid Reference: SH 750 078 Distance: 5 km . 3.1 miles Shorter option: 2.3 km . 1.4 miles Grade: Moderate (some steep sections) Terrain: Tarmac road and firm tracks Maps: OS Explorer - OL 23

Walk Route: Moderate

  • Miles: 3

Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9SS (17 miles, 27 km)

 

During 2019 the Corris Railway will be offering a “Your Railway For The Day” experience, which can be taken up, subject to volunteer availability, on days without timetabled operations in April, May, June and September.

Type: Heritage Railway Experience Day

Corris Steam Railway & Museum, Station Yard, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9SH (17 miles, 27 km)

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Get kitted up before venturing into the abandoned workings of this secret underground world. Explore and feel the dark, damp mine's history come alive as the expert guide shares its stories. Winner of Best Experience in Mid Wales 2019 / 20

Corris Craft Centre, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9RF (17 miles, 27 km)

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The cycle route heads inland from the town of Dolgellau across the Cambrian Mountains and heads South East towards Builth Wells and Llanelwedd.

Cycle Route: Sustrans Route 8

Dolgellau Town Centre, LL40 1SR (17 miles, 28 km)

 
 
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