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Wales does get wet but our suffering is nothing….

We know what it is like to be wet and windy in Wales, and have mud on the fields after a particularly wet September here at Llyn Gwynant – though this dramatic picture of our […]

September 30th, 2017|

IP Challenge this weekend

The IP Snowdon Challenge is based at Llyn Gwynant Campsite this weekend, the 15th, 16th and 17th September. This major charity event supports the Youth Adventure Trust. All the back fields of the campsite will […]

September 15th, 2017|

A special August bank holiday

As the August bank holiday draws to a close we thought we would share some photos of a fantastic weekend at Llyn Gwynant Campsite. The weather has been great and our wonderful campers have been […]

August 27th, 2017|

August Bank Holiday 2017

As the August Bank Holiday weekend approaches we thought we would write a post to remind all our valued campers of the special circumstances that surround the busiest weekend of the year.

When to arrive?

As always, […]

August 17th, 2017|

Swim to support families with dementia

We proudly support one of our wardens who swam the lake on the weekend to raise money and awareness for families coping with dementia. Elaine told us she would call off the swim if it […]

June 5th, 2017|

Whitsun Bank Holiday

We expect to be very busy this weekend and it likely we will be full by Saturday morning. Those arriving on Friday should get a space but please arrive as early as you can. We […]

May 25th, 2017|

Seasonal wardens wanted!

We have an opening for a seasonal warden, working from end of May or June till September. If you are fit, friendly and organised, preferably with outdoor experience and great people skills and if you […]

May 5th, 2017|

Boat Hire is open this weekend!

The weather is great: straight after the cold bank holiday it has become warm and lovely at Llyn Gwynant. Jon, our boat hire manager is keen and coming back, so boat hire is open on […]

May 3rd, 2017|

Free Stargazing Event at Llyn Gwynant Barns

Join us for a free evening of stargazing, warming food and a planetarium experience at Llyn Gwynant Barns.

Open to all ages, from budding astronomers to those who simply appreciate the curious magic of a starry sky, Llyn Gwynant Barns is hosting an astronomy evening with Dark Sky Wales.

The event takes places on […]

March 25th, 2017|

Stay in Nutshell Caravan

Did you know that we have a static caravan for weekly hire – Friday to Friday – overlooking the lake, nor far from our campsite? This little-known refuge is ideal for those who love natural […]

February 28th, 2017|

Stargazing Paradise at Llyn Gwynant Campsite

You don’t have to be a skilled astronomer to enjoy the wonders of a starry night sky and apparently Llyn Gwynant Campsite have some of the best stargazing views in the world!

Here at Llyn Gwynant Campsite we are embracing our site’s extraordinary relationship with the night sky.

The Snowdonia National Park, home to Llyn Gwynant Campsite, has been awarded International Dark Sky Reserve status, one of only […]

February 15th, 2017|

Open for Christmas and New Year

Llyn Gwynant Campsite remains open all year, including over the Christmas season and over the New Year period for 2017.  You can book an electric hookup as usual, see the link from our Vans and […]

December 15th, 2016|

Otters: please move to Llyn Gwynant!

The number of otters inhabiting the Llyn Gwynant waters will hopefully be on the rise with a bit of help from our new otter holt.

A special home has been constructed for otters near Llyn Gwynant, built by our staff out of 100% natural waste  materials. Using left-over timber and brash from recent tree maintenance, this secretly intricate structure was […]

October 31st, 2016|

Boat hire closed till Easter 2017

All the boats at the Boat hire centre on the campsite are now put away… so Boat hire is closed. We re-open in Easter 2017 and availability during the Spring will depend on how kind […]

October 22nd, 2016|

Pizzas and Breakfasts from October 21st to 30th every day

Pizzas and  breakfasts will be available every day on the campsite this week of the school half term. This means there are pizzas on offer every night from Friday 21st to Saturday29th, and breakfasts every […]

October 22nd, 2016|

Pizzas and breakfasts this weekend

Friday 21st October and Saturday 22nd there will be pizzas as usual! The weather is lovely so come on down…Breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday morning will also be served as usua.

October 21st, 2016|

Late Chicks at Gwynant reception!

The final inhabitants of our reception shelter are now preparing to take flight...

As usual, our reception building has been host to a number of Swallow nests this year. Usually these agile birds can be seen nesting in early Spring and fledglings take to the skies at the […]

September 9th, 2016|

Nutshell caravan for next year

Our large static caravan on the hillside opposite the lake, is now available for bookings next year. You can book online by choosing Nutshell under the More… heading on our homepage, and from there navigate […]

August 20th, 2016|

Weekend pictures from Llyn Gwynant

Another busy weekend has been and gone at Llyn Gwynant. As you can see, there were lots of things going on around the site, including a festival wedding in the barns (complete with bell tents […]

August 7th, 2016|

Boat Hire Open

 

Boat hire is now fully open and is available every day during the school summer holidays, weather permitting. Boats are available from around 10am onwards each day and small groups don’t need to book in […]

July 28th, 2016|