The gravel track is often steep on the far (western) side, and it’s longer and twistier than the near side.
Top Tip: Do it clockwise for a flatter finish.
Complete this walk for a beautiful circuit of the reservoir. This walk is along a gravelled track and takes just under 3 hours to finish.
Map reference 040 243 to 035 242 via 042 267
Starting at the Visitor Centre – Choose which way around the reservoir you go, start off easy and build up to the hard sections, or brave the hard sections first and save the easy bit till last!
Hard to Easy – From the visitor centre make your way down to the bottom of the dam wall following the Woodstock trail. Easy to Hard – From activity centre head through the trees to begin the journey from our picnic area following the Family Trail.
Hard to Easy – Continue your journey following the Woodstock trail through the woods and over the hills. Easy to Hard – Continue your adventure along the track following the family trail.
Both trails – Once you reach the bridge over the Afon Syfni you are halfway to completing your epic trek. You’re almost there!
Both trails – Continue your journey along the main track.
Both trails – Head back to our Visitor Centre for a well-earned rest and refreshment.