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Welcome

Covering a total of 823 square miles, Eryri is Wales’ largest National Park. Home to over 26,000 people, Eryri’s landscape is steeped with culture, history, and heritage, where the Welsh language is part of the day-to-day fabric of the area.

Nearly 4 million people visit Eryri every year to explore its towering peaks and breath-taking valleys, find tranquillity in its lesser-trodden paths and discover its extensive recreation opportunities.

9
mountain ranges
74
miles of coastline
11,000
hectares of native woodland
58%
of Eryri's population speak Welsh
1497
miles of route to explore
Plan your Visit
Plan your Visit
Get the most out of your time in Eryri by planning your visit ahead.
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Protect
Learn how we can protect Eryri National Park for generations to come.
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Discover
Globally renowned geology, species of international importance and a rich history and heritage are just some of the things that make Eryri so special.
Drone photo of Yr Wyddfa's summit busy with hikers on a summer's day
Yr Wyddfa
All the information you’ll need to plan your ascent to Eryri's most popular peak.
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Planning and Development
Information regarding planning and development in Eryri National Park.
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Shop
Maps, local produce and National Park souvenirs.
Walking in Eryri
Eryri has a beautifully diverse range of walks all with their own special qualities.
View Eryri Walks & Routes
Abergwynant Woods, Mawddach Estuary
Abergwynant Woods, Mawddach Estuary
A peaceful route through an ancient woodland—perfect for any season.
Benar Boardwalk, Harlech
Benar Boardwalk, Harlech
A wooden boardwalk that stands within the Morfa Dyffryn National Nature Reserve.
Crimpiau, Capel Curig
Crimpiau, Capel Curig
A challenging hike to one of Snowdonia’s smaller and lesser-known peaks.
Arthog Falls & Cregennan Lakes, Mawddach Estuary
Arthog Falls & Cregennan Lakes, Mawddach Estuary
A moderate route through ancient woodlands, past majestic lakes and along the Mawddach Estuary.
Lôn Gwyrfai, Rhyd Ddu
Lôn Gwyrfai, Rhyd Ddu
One of the National Park's most versatile routes stretching between Beddgelert and Rhyd Ddu.
Llanfihangel y Pennant, Cader Idris
Llanfihangel y Pennant, Cader Idris
One of two routes to the summit of Cader Idris along its southern slopes.
Rhyd Ddu Path, Yr Wyddfa
Rhyd Ddu Path, Yr Wyddfa
A route to the summit of Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon) beginning at the small village of Rhyd Ddu.
Pyg Track, Yr Wyddfa
Pyg Track, Yr Wyddfa
One of two routes starting from Pen y Pass, the Pyg Track is a rocky and difficult path with several steep climbs.
A landscape of endless discovery
Globally renowned geology, species of international importance and a rich history and heritage are just some of the things that make Eryri so special.
Discover Eryri
Landscapes and Wildlife
Lakes and Rivers
From calm streams to towering waterfalls. Epic lakes to peaceful ponds. Eryri’s landscape has an abundance of lakes and rivers to explore.
Landscapes and Wildlife
Forests
The forests of Eryri are a hidden world of spectacular wildlife and magnificent plants.
Landscapes and Wildlife
The Wonder of Peatlands
These waterlogged areas of land are full of amazing wildlife, but their defining feature might just be one of nature’s best answers to climate change.
Latest News from the Park Authority
COPA1: Shaping the Future of Yr Wyddfa through Youth-Led Climate Action
20.02.2024
COPA1: Shaping the Future of Yr Wyddfa through Youth-Led Climate Action
Solar panels for Bala Golf Club through the Eryri Communities Fund
08.02.2024
Solar panels for Bala Golf Club through the Eryri Communities Fund
National Park Authority Supports Affordable Housing Schemes
07.02.2024
National Park Authority Supports Affordable Housing Schemes
New Chairman appointed to Eryri’s National Park Authority
07.02.2024
New Chairman appointed to Eryri’s National Park Authority
A working, living landscape
Eryri is dotted with communities across the landscape where culture, language and history intertwine to create a unique and lively identity.
Discover Culture, Language and Community
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Culture, Language and Community
Agriculture: The backbone of Eryri's daily life
Agriculture has been a part of the fabric of Eryri for centuries—it’s inherent in the culture and daily lives of many of the National Park’s residents.