Footpaths and woodlands

Snowdonia and Llyn, Conwy
Walkers in Snowdonia
The exterior of Hendre Isaf, Wales
The sitting area at Hendre Isaf, Wales
The bunk room at Hendre Isaf, Wales
Walkers in Snowdonia The exterior of Hendre Isaf, Wales The sitting area at Hendre Isaf, Wales The bunk room at Hendre Isaf, Wales

At-a-glance details

  • Dates7 April 2019 to 13 April 2019
  • Holiday typeTrust
  • AvailabilityPlaces available
  • Activity type Coast and countryside
  • Cost£160
  • Physicality6
  • Holiday code19KTP129
  • AccommodationHendre Isaf Bunkhouse

About Footpaths and woodlands

Repair and reinstate footpaths in this quiet corner of Snowdonia.

Spend a couple of days helping to repair and renovate footpaths on the Meirionnydd properties. We'll be working in some of the most important woodlands in Europe for bryophytes and lichens, and on some of the National Trust's oldest properties. For the remainder of the week we move on to the Ysbyty Estate carrying out a variety of woodland tasks to improve habitats for wildlife, from woodland clearance and brashing to thinning out newly planted plots.

About the accommodation

Set in a peaceful part of Snowdonia, this 400-year-old converted barn sleeps 17 in two dormitories over two floors. The stone and slate construction has retained much of its original charm and there is also a barbecue area and picnic table to enjoy the location on the Ysbyty Estate.

Notes for guests

Steel toe-capped boots and gardening gloves recommended.

A standard kit list can be found on our Essential Information page. 

Enquire and book

Call 0344 800 3099

Opening times

Monday to Friday: 9am to 9pm
Saturday: 9am to 7pm
Sunday: 9am to 1pm
We are also open 9am to 5pm on bank holidays.

Email working.holidays@nationaltrust.org.uk

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