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Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife - Glaslyn Ospreys

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Pont Croesor, Llanfrothen, Snowdonia National Park LL49 9SP, Wales
+44 7834 575008
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Viewing the ospreys

I had visited before a few years ago so was interested to see the smart new viewing centre. It is a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris B
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Lake District, United Kingdom
A wealth of wildlife

Hubby and I went here (again) this morning (Wednesday). It's easy to find if you follow the yellow... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Jilly2903
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Llan Ffestiniog, United Kingdom
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Pont Croesor, Llanfrothen, Snowdonia National Park LL49 9SP, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

I had visited before a few years ago so was interested to see the smart new viewing centre. It is a much smaller operation than the Dyfi one and is a charity run only by volunteers. There is no entrance fee but a donation should...More

Thank Chris B
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Hubby and I went here (again) this morning (Wednesday). It's easy to find if you follow the yellow & black signs. We parked for free on the car park . We went into the Visitor Centre where we saw the live web cam. I then...More

Thank Jilly2903
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent pictures from live and recorded cameras together with knowledgeable volunteers make this a worthwhile visit. Can be accessed from the Welsh Highland railway

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This was one of the best birding experiences we have ever visited. The volunteers are very knowledgeable and helpful, the set up is really good. the coffee is good. We stayed much longer than we expected and all came away saying how much we had...More

Thank lesley12342
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Very difficult to find this place, driving from Machynlleth area. When we arrived the place seemed designed for those ‘in the know’ rather than strangers. We were shown a video, which was good and a helpful woman showed us a very distant view through a...More

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Very interesting place - the ospreys are back for their 2018 visit. You can view them using the telescopes provided, see them on screen by the live webcam - take a peek before visiting to whet your appetite. Great friendly helpful volunteers who can relate...More

Thank Sandgroper524
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

The staff were very welcoming and helpful they told us lots about the ospreys who unfortunately weren't in the nest while we were visiting but we were still glad to visit and donate to this very worthwhile cause

Thank Suzannejayne1066
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Volunteer staff were brilliant and extremely helpful. My 8year old grandson had always wanted to see osprey and not only did we see them through scopes but also flying close to visitors centre. Siskin and redpoll were also firsts for my grandson and the staff...More

Thank Carolann W
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Hubby and I last visited here in 2013 when it was run by the RSPB. On a recent sunny Tuesday we were passing by when we decided to stop and check out the updated Visitor Centre. It is located off the beaten track although it...More

Thank Jilly2903
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This place is exactly right in all respects. There is plenty of free parking, no-one badgers you for money (donations welcome), the staff are lovely and friendly and the live web cams extraordinary. I felt children might like the nearby feeders as much as seeing...More

Thank Clare A
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