The Dam

Walking Trail

at Llyn Brenig

Llyn Brenig is free to enter

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The Dam Walking Trail


A short walk around the Brenig Dam, this walk will take approximately 1 hour and has some beautiful scenic views.

Llyn Brenig Lake is a popular beauty spot to enjoy a leisurely picnic on the shoreline. Why not tweak this walk by heading to the top of the “hump” on the dam, stopping for a bite to eat and enjoy the beautiful view of the lake?

Route Details

Short walk around the Brenig dam. Dogs are welcome under close control as the trail passes through sheep pasture.

Difficulty: Moderate

Distance: 2.5m / 4km

Time: 1 hrs

Your Route


Start

Map reference SH977546.

1

Head straight for the dam from the Visitor Centre, take a left and enjoy the view of the lake as you cross.

2

Take a right and follow the track to the gate at the bottom.

3

Right again, following the road with care.

4

Top of the hill, right through the gate.

5

Left at the edge of the dam, and back to where it all began!

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