• Big Garden Birdwatch

    Big Garden Birdwatch Become a ‘citizen scientist’ and take part in the worlds biggest bird survey. Contribute to valuable data sets mapping the trends in bird numbers.The Big Garden Birdwatch is an annual event organised by the RSPB that takes places at the end of January. Children and adults are encouraged to connect with nature […]

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  • Winter Tree ID Workshop

    Winter Tree Id Booking essential, Join Sam Thomas at Tŷ Hyll to learn how to identify trees in winter. Whether this is your first time or you’re looking to improve your skills this is the day for you. Workshop length: 3 hours. Cost £10 / free for Snowdonia Society volunteers. Contact Daniel to register: dan@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498

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    Tree Planting

    Tree Planting Booking essential, We are joining the Snowdonia National Park Authority to plant a variety of native broadleaved trees. Much of our year is spent taking things out of the National Park e.g. invasive species like Rhododendron and Himalayan Balsam, it’s time we added something to it. Come and join in, reduce your carbon […]

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  • Alder Coppice

    Alder Coppicing

    Alder Coppicing Booking essential, Free transport from Bangor and Caernarfon We are teaming up with the Natural Resources Wales, Abergwyngregyn Reserve Managers to coppice the Alder woodland at Abergwyngregyn. The Alder woodland is split into several sections and rotated through a coppicing program over 10 years. The purpose of coppicing the Alder is to promote […]

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  • Fencing Day

    Fencing Day Booking essential, free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon Since taking over the farm at Pensychnant in 2016 the team have been hard at work, improving the farmed area with conservation farming in mind. One key aspect of conservation farming is conservation grazing and its management. We have been asked to help the […]

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    Woodland Workday

    Woodland Workday Booking essential, Interested in gaining some practical skills in woodland management? The upkeep and maintenance of our spectacular woodland depends on the generosity of our fantastic team of dedicated volunteers. Whether you’d like to help out with our bird survey or you fancy something a bit more physically challenging like footpath maintenance, join […]

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  • Alder Coppice

    Alder Coppicing

    Alder Coppicing Booking essential, We are teaming up with the Natural Resources Wales, Abergwyngregyn Reserve Managers to coppice the Alder woodland at Abergwyngregyn. The Alder woodland is split into several sections and rotated through a coppicing program over 10 years. The purpose of coppicing the Alder is to promote new growth in the woodland and […]

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    Tree Planting

    Tree Planting Booking essential, We are joining the Snowdonia National Park Authority to plant a variety of native broadleaved trees. Much of our year is spent taking things out of the National Park e.g. invasive species like Rhododendron and Himalayan Balsam, it’s time we added something to it. Come and join in, reduce your carbon […]

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  • Winter Tree ID Workshop

    Join expert Sam Thomas to hone your winter tree ID skills in the fantastic woodland setting of the Ugly House near Betws y Coed.

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  • Invasive Species Removal

    Invasive Species Removal Booking essential, Free transport from Bangor and Caernarfon The beautiful gardens at Plas Tan y Bwlch are undergoing significant changes. The removal of non-native invasive species is one of these changes. By removing these non native species, the gardens will have more space to grow and promote our native plant life. Come […]

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  • Woodland Habitat Managment

    Woodland Habitat Managment Booking essential, The Pensychnant Conservation Centre is a hidden gem of Snowdonia and a fantastic place to visit for birds, moths and walks. We will be aiding the management team in thinning a 22 year old woodland, in order to promote a scrub woodland for bird species to thrive. If this is […]

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    Woodland Workday

    Woodland Workday Booking essential, Interested in gaining some practical skills in woodland management? The upkeep and maintenance of our spectacular woodland depends on the generosity of our fantastic team of dedicated volunteers. Whether you’d like to help out with our bird survey or you fancy something a bit more physically challenging like footpath maintenance, join […]

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  • Christmas Wreath Workshop

    Come sit by the fire and brush up on your festive plant ID skills during this craft session at the Ugly House.

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  • Grand Opening: The Snowdonia Slate Trail

    Music from the Penrhyn male voice choir and more to mark the opening of this brand new Snowdonia footpath. All welcome.

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  • Talk – The Snowdonia Society at 50

    An illustrated talk by Director of the Snowdonia Society John Harold. All welcome.

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  • Conifer Control

    Conifer Control Booking essential, Free Transport form Bangor and Caernarfon The Snowdonia National Park Authority have asked the Snowdonia Society volunteers to help control Conifer regeneration in Llanuwchllyn and Penaran. The site is an old Conifer Woodland which has been felled to promote a more native marshland. Our work will go a long way to […]

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  • Woodland Workday

    Woodland Workday Booking essential, Interested in gaining some practical skills in woodland management? The upkeep and maintenance of our spectacular woodland depends on the generosity of our fantastic team of dedicated volunteers. Whether you’d like to help out with our bird survey or you fancy something a bit more physically challenging like footpath maintenance, join […]

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  • Conifer Control

    Conifer Control Booking essential, Free Transport form Bangor and Caernarfon The Snowdonia National Park Authority have asked the Snowdonia Society volunteers to help control Conifer regeneration in Llanuwchllyn and Penaran. The site is an old Conifer Woodland which has been felled to promote a more native marshland. Our work will go a long way to […]

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  • Sabre Planting

    Sabre Planting Booking essential, Join us for a day of tree planting with a twist, where we use the natural features of the land rather than fencing to protect the trees from grazing animals. We’ll be planting at Dyffryn Mymbyr, which was previously owned and farmed by Esme Kirby, the founder of the Snowdonia Society. […]

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  • Sabre Planting

    Sabre Planting Booking essential, Join us for a day of tree planting with a twist, where we use the natural features of the land rather than fencing to protect the trees from grazing animals. We’ll be planting at Dyffryn Mymbyr, which was previously owned and farmed by Esme Kirby, the founder of the Snowdonia Society. […]

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