Gilfach Nature Reserve

Gilfach Nature Reserve

St Harmon

Rhayader LD6 5LF

Gilfach Nature Reserve is set in the heart of the Marteg Valley in the Cambrian Mountains, about four miles north of Rhayader. There are teas, coffees and gifts available for purchase from the visitor centre. which is run by volunteers and is generally open in the school holidays and sometimes in the week and at the weekends.

Follow the A470 between Rhayader and Llangurig. Approximately 3 miles north of Rhayader and 7 miles south of Llangurig there is a well signed road junction to 'St. Harmon and Pantydwr'. The turning is also indicated by Brown Nature Reserve Signs.Park here at Marteg Bridge and walk around the reserve on the Nature Trail, or visit the Nature Discovery Centre by driving on through the reserve for ½mile before turning right (just before a cattle grid) onto a narrow road. Follow it down over the river and up the hill to the small car park. Trails are waymarked and link the various parts of the reserve to the visitor centre.

Facilities Coach parties accepted Disabled toilets Gift shop On-site light refreshments Picnic site Public toilets Accepts groups Children welcome Disabled access Dogs accepted