Facilities & access


  • Refreshments - Kiosk serving light refreshments and hot snacks. Courtyard seating area with picnic benches and heated cabin
  • Car parking - National Trust car park at Craflwyn, Aberglaslyn in Nantmor. Non National Trust car park at Beddgelert and at the foot of Watkin Path near Hafod y Llan
  • Toilets - in car parks at Craflwyn, Nantmor and Watkin Path
  • Cafés and shops available at Beddgelert. National Trust shop at Beddgelert. Non National Trust café at Nant Gwynant (www.cafesnowdon.co.uk)
  • Dogs are welcome in Snowdonia in general, but please keep them under control, especially around livestock
  • Craflwyn - Cycle racks and bikes for hire at centre. Please contact Craflwyn for more details
  • Hafod y Llan - camping with campfires

Family & children

  • Family trails, activities and events
  • Craflwyn - wildlife pack for families, eco-trail and small walks handbook at the car park
  • Family seasonal events, please see our events page for more details
  • Hafod y Llan - Farm trail suitable for families
  • Family seasonal events organised around shop at Beddgelert. Please check our events information for more details


  • Visitor centre - Steps to entrance, ramp available. Most of ground floor accessible. Access to Chapel via very steep loose gravel path, with 1:4 gradient. Three wheelchairs available - booking essential
  • Craflwyn - Accessible places to park and pretty views into the wood from the car park
  • Accessible toilet in the car park at Craflwyn
  • Beddgelert - Excellent 2km all access path from village along both sides of the river Glaslyn. Low level path up to the river at Llyn Dinas. Fantastic range of walks for all abilities