• Compost Toilet Construction

    Compost Toilet Construction, Maentwrog Booking essential An opportunity to get hands on with a variety of tools and work alongside some skilled individuals as we team up with the Woodland Trust and Kehoe Countryside to learn how to construct a compost toilet at this beautifully situated upland farm. Contact Dan to register: dan@snowdonia-society.org.uk 01286 685498

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  • Holly Clearance

    Holly Clearance,Betws y Coed Booking essential One of the things that make woodlands so wonderful is the shear diversity of life found in these special habitat. Our wonderful native woodlands here in Snowdonia are no exception. Unfortunately at Coed Hafod this diversity is under threat from Holly! Although a native species valuable to nature in […]

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  • Footpath Maintenance

    Footpath Maintenance, Mawddach Trail Booking essential Come join us for our second instalment of footpath maintenance days on the Mawddach trail. This stunning 15km trail stretches from Dolgellau to Barmouth along the Mawddach estuary is in need of a bit of tlc. This is one of the most picturesque areas of Snowdonia combining the beautiful […]

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  • Dry Stone Walling

    Dry Stone Walling Booking essential, steel toe capped boots required (limited spares available) We are teaming up with the National Trust to help manage their land at Ganllwyd. The art of dry stone walling can be seen all over the Snowdonia National Park. However, the skill required to construct a dry stone wall in the […]

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  • Tree Planting

    Tree Planting Booking essential For the past couple of winters our volunteers have been hard at work planting a 7.4 hectare of old plantation woodland and replacing it with a native broadleaved woodland full of oak, rowan, hawthorn, willow and alder. There is still plenty of planting to be done as well as keeping an […]

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    Grassland management day

    Grassland management day Booking essential Help show your support for the Snowdonia Society and the North Wales Wildlife Trust (NWWT) by supporting our work outside the national park boundaries. We have been invited by NWWT to help maintain an important grassland reserve on the outskirts of Bangor. “Eithinog is a haven of herb-rich meadows, mature […]

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  • Pensychnant

    Fencing

    Fencing Booking essential Here at the Snowdonia Society we love helping those who have nature at their core. The Pensychnant Conservation Centre shares several of our key values and is run to always have conservation in mind. Over the past couple of years the warden at Pensychnant has taken over the farm and with it […]

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  • Pensychnant

    Fencing

    Fencing Booking essential Here at the Snowdonia Society we love helping those who have nature at their core. The Pensychnant Conservation Centre shares several of our key values and is run to always have conservation in mind. Over the past couple of years the warden at Pensychnant has taken over the farm and with it […]

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  • MaD Weekend 2019

    An unforgettable volunteering experience!

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  • Woodland Workday 2019 Premier

    Woodland Workday, Ty Hyll Booking essential, Come and join us for the first Woodland Workday of 2019! Ty Hyll (The Ugly House) is a distinct building which certainly attracts attention. Part of this unique building’s appeal is its wonderful setting. The woodland and gardens that surround the house are not only appealing on the eye […]

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  • Rhododendron Clearance

    Booking essential, Free transport available from Bangor and Caernarfon Bow saws and loppers at the ready! Come join us at the beautiful Nant Gwynant valley as we tackle the invasive species Rhododendron Ponticum an invasive plant that has plagued the area for many years. The National Park Authority is working hard to tackle this problem […]

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  • Waymark Installation

    Waymarker Installation, Coed Felinrhyd Booking essential Many of us enjoy walking the trails that zig zag all across Snowdonia. But how many of us stop to admire the work that has gone into the waymarkers? Waymarkers that make many of these trails so accessible? Over the past few months we have joined forces with The […]

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  • Rhododendron Removal

    Rhododendron Removal Booking essential, Situated between the upland oak woodland of Coed Allt Soar and the Celtic Rainforest of Coed Felinrhyd in the hills overlooking the Dwyryd estuary is a site infested with Rhododendron Ponticum. Come and join us for the day as we tackle this non native invasive species alongside the North Wales Wildlife […]

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  • fencing

    Fencing

    Fencing Booking essential, Here at the Snowdonia Society we love helping those who have nature at their core. The Pensychnant Conservation Centre shares several of our key values and is run to always have conservation in mind. Over the past couple of years the warden at Pensychnant has taken over the farm and with it […]

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  • tree planting

    Tree Planting

    Tree Planting Booking essential, For the past couple of winters our volunteers have been hard at work planting a 7.4 hectare of old plantation woodland and replacing it with a native broadleaved woodland full of oak, rowan, hawthorn, willow and alder. There is still plenty of planting to be done as well as keeping an […]

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  • Footpath Maintenance

    Footpath Maintenance Booking essential, The Ogwen valley is home to some of Wales’ most popular footpaths, be it walking up Tryfan, around Cwm Idwal or along the Ogwen section of the Snowdonia Slate Trail. We will be joining the National Trust’s footpath team for the day to give them a hand maintaining footpaths that we […]

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  • fencing

    Fencing

    Fencing Booking essential, Here at the Snowdonia Society we love helping those who have nature at their core. The Pensychnant Conservation Centre shares several of our key values and is run to always have conservation in mind. Over the past couple of years the warden at Pensychnant has taken over the farm and with it […]

    Continue reading
  • tree planting

    Tree Planting

    Tree Planting Booking essential For the past couple of winters our volunteers have been hard at work planting a 7.4 hectare of old plantation woodland and replacing it with a native broadleaved woodland full of oak, rowan, hawthorn, willow and alder. There is still plenty of planting to be done as well as keeping an […]

    Continue reading
  • Footpath Maintenance

    Footpath Maintenance Booking essential, Come and help us maintain the Mawddach Trail, a footpath that needs a bit of volunteer tlc. This stunning 15km trail stretches from Dolgellau to Barmouth along the Mawddach estuary. This is one of the most picturesque areas of Snowdonia combining the beautiful estuary with a rich history and plenty of […]

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  • Rhododendron Removal

    Rhododendron Removal Booking essential, Join in, grab a bow saw and let’s deal with this floral menace. Over the past 150 years Nant Gwynant has slowly been engulfed by Rhododnedron Ponticum, a non-native invasive plant species. Having already gone through the stem injection process we have been tasked with removing the stubborn survivors as well […]

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