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Great to walk round

We had a smashing walk round here in September. It was ideal for a family including pensioners and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bev s
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Moon like landscape

An amazing place to visit - unearthly landscape with a huge crater dug into the mountain top... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brian H
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All reviews copper mine car park well worth a visit copper kingdom free parking unique landscape information boards an easy walk amazing place lovely walk amlwch port sunny day great place to visit lots of history open cast mine rock colours no charge
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a smashing walk round here in September. It was ideal for a family including pensioners and dogs . Plenty to look at on the way round . Small but free car park and info boards on the way round made it a very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bev s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing place to visit - unearthly landscape with a huge crater dug into the mountain top exposing rocks of many different colours. Viewing platform built since last tine we visited which helps you see into the crater. If you are on Anglesey don't miss...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Brian H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We managed to get a walk round here with just an hours daylight left, what a little gem of a place, you really need 2-3hrs to fully explore. It’s an opencast copper mine dating back 4000yrs but heavily mined from circa 1750, now reclaimed and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nicksG5817OT
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Parys Mountains is very much a man-made made landscape, but well on its way to returning to nature. Amazing colours of rocks and well marked trail from the car park to the tower (a disused windmill) on the top of the hill. The paths are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DavePuls
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Although not the best of weather this was a very interesting walk in quite frankly an alien environment. The colours and form of the mountain were fascinating and the history sobering- as are the ongoing environmental consequences of the historic mining activity. Well worth the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PHB1956
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We spent a lovely few hours walking here with the dog. Can’t believe what a lovely day for late October. So many things and lovely views to admire. First rate for outdoor lovers.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Arrived 9 am on Sunday 14th October, not the perfect weather when we arrived but the sun eventually came out for us all to witness all those wonderful colours, this place always delivers and I will continue to visit this amazing place

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RayMacWallasey
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Never seen so many varieties of coloured rock in one location. A "must see" if you are on Angelsey. Not an easy walk for the disabled.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cliff M
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

If you visit Anglesey don’t miss Parys Mountain, it really is worth an hour or two of your time. As many have already said the scale and the colours are incredible, but if you look around you can see breathtaking views in every direction. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Loncat
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place. Breath taking views and incredible colours in the rocks. The scale is hard to comprehend. Do take your camera. Well worth a visit, one you'll remember.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Eleanor M
9 June 2018|
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Response from SidCupLondon | Reviewed this property |
You can go at night but I think it would be pointless as the colours and geology would not be visible and these are the main reasons to visit Parys Mountain.
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caerwen
25 August 2017|
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Response from marmagd | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have seen few people walking with their dogs.
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ctp292
11 June 2017|
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Response from Redstar1000 | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be extremely difficult to I'm afraid
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