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Morfa Harlech Nature Reserve

Morfa Harlech is one of two extensive sand dune systems which make up much of the Meirionnydd coastline, extending form the Mawddach estuary in the south to Black Rock Sands in the north west.

Morfa Harlech Nature Reserve (NRW), Harlech, Gwynedd, LL46 2UR (12 miles, 20 km)

 
Arrive by CAT's water-balanced cliff railway

The Centre for Alternative Technology (CAT) is a world-renowned eco centre with seven acres of hands-on displays, examples of environmentally responsible building, renewable energy, organic gardens and kids’ holiday activities.

Llwyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9AZ (9 miles, 14 km)

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Hand thrown pottery from the Croris Craft Centre

Home to 9 Craft Studios and the creative craftspeople. Find unique items handcrafted with care for your home, garden and gifts for others. You can also have fun making your own crafts.

Corris, nr Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9RF (7 miles, 11 km)

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Bala Lake Railway

One of the Great Little Trains of Wales, the railway offers a delightful 9 mile return journey by narrow gauge steam train along the shores of Wales' largest natural lake.

Rail Route: Llanuwchllyn - Bala

Llanuwchlyn Station, Llanuwchlyn, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7DD (12 miles, 19 km)

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Lake Vyrnwy Birdwatching

Heather moorland, woodland, meadows, rocky streams and a large reservoir attract a wide variety of wildlife to this reserve set at the southern end of the Berwyn Mountains.

Lake Vyrnwy / Llyn Efyrnwy, Llanwddyn, Powys, SY10 0LY (17 miles, 28 km)

 
Corris Mine Explorers

Delve around the secret underground world of a Welsh slate mine, with one of Wales' top Mine Explorers; abandoned and forgotten yet full of relics, stories & adventure. Get kitted up with helmet,lamp & safety clips for something different..

Corris Craft Centre, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9RF (7 miles, 11 km)

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Yr Ysgrwn

Yr Ysgwrn is not your typical Welsh farmhouse. By protecting and enhancing the site the aim is to share the story of Hedd Wyn and the universal messages of Yr Ysgwrn to all who visit.

Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd, LL41 4UW (10 miles, 16 km)

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Welsh Highland Railway (Porthmadog)

The WHR (Porthmadog) is a small, friendly railway where the train ride is just part of the experience. Free guided tours at the sheds. Vintage train.

The Station Building, Porthmadog, Gwynedd, LL49 9DY (17 miles, 27 km)

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Ystradlyn Centre

Cadair Idris Visitor Centre & Tea Room is 250 metres from the car park and the Minffordd path to the Cadair Idris summit passes by them.

Cadair Idris Visitor Centre/Tea Room NRW, Minffordd, Talyllyn, Tywyn, Gwynedd, LL36 9AJ (5 miles, 8 km)

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Dyfi Biosphere

UNESCO has designated the area in and around the Dyfi estuary, Aberystwyth and surroundings as a Biosphere Reserve – a special place, internationally recognised and one of only six in the UK

Mid Wales, SY20 8ER (11 miles, 18 km)

 
RSPB Lake Vyrnwy

The RSPB welcomes you to our shop by the dam, with its wide range of gifts and books, from where you can access nature trails and information about the surrounding countryside.

RSPB Lake Vyrnwy Nature Reserve, Llanwddyn, Oswestry, SY10 0LZ (18 miles, 28 km)

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The Packhorse Bridge

Melin Meirion Mill Shop and Cafe is on the A470 between Machynlleth and Dolgellau near the village of Dinas Mawddwy.

Meirion Mill Woollen Centre, Dinas Mawddwy, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9LS (8 miles, 13 km)

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Subaru

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!!

Type: Rally Experience Days

The Forest Experience, Cambrian House, Carno, Powys, SY17 5LU (20 miles, 32 km)

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Corris Steam Railway & Museum

The Corris Railway is a narrow gauge (2 foot 3 inch) railway whose origins date back to the 1850's. The line was initially built as a horse-and-gravity worked tramroad to carry slate from the quarries of Corris Uchaf and Aberllefenni.

Station Yard, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9SH (7 miles, 11 km)

 
Family walking up the Allt Wylly incline.

Nant Gwernol, a rocky river gorge & waterfalls, lies above the picturesque Tal-y-llyn valley in the shadow of Cader Idris. The trails follow the riverside and explore the remains of Bryn Eglwys Slate Quarry. Grid Reference: SH681067

Walk Route: Cascade Trail and Nant Gwernol Trail

Dyfi Forest (NRW), Gwynedd, SY20 8QJ (11 miles, 18 km)

 
Carriage driving at Dyfnant Forest

Hendre Car Park is the starting point for the carriage driving routes in the Dyfnant Forest. Experience beautiful countryside and breathtaking views. OS grid Ref: SJ 029148

Dyfnant & Vyrnwy Forests (NRW), Powys, SY21 0QH (19 miles, 30 km)

 
Talyllyn Railway

Historic narrow-gauge steam railway set in beautiful, unspoilt Snowdonia. Running from Tywyn to Abergynolwyn and Nant Gwernol, the line passes the delightful Dolgoch Falls and there are excellent forest walks at Nant Gwernol.

Rail Route: Tywyn - Abergynolwyn

Gorsaf Wharf Station, Tywyn, Gwynedd, LL36 9EY (15 miles, 23 km)

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Artisans Cycle Hire

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 (17 miles, 28 km)

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