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Walking Holidays in Snowdonia

Mountain Walks in Snowdonia

The National Park of Snowdonia has something to offer everyone; but one thing it has plenty of, is thespectacular walks through the hills and mountains that make up this beautiful National Park.
As well as Mount Snowdon, there are plenty of other, smaller mountains and hills that take you through meandering hillsides and glacial landscapes sculpted by the last Ice Age.


If you're looking for a walk that is a little off the beaten track and not as popular as Snowdon, then the walk up Moel Hebog from Beddgelert  is the perfect walk for you.


             This is a circular route with varying terrain, so make sure you are wearing the correct footwear!  On a clear day you can see the outline of the Welsh coastline and across to Snowdon.  If lucky, you may get to see some of the amazing bird life that inhabits this area, from Buzzards and Red Kites to the occasional Perigrine Falcon!


This walk is approximately 7.5 miles with an ascent of 905m.  This walk will take you around 5 and a half hours, so make sure you go well prepared.  Always check the weather before you set off as this will determine whether you go or stay at home.  Always plan your route before you leave as this will save you time whilst you are out walking.  Make sure you are aware of the area where you start from.  


Or why not try the walk to Y Garn 



Y Garn sits at the northern end of Snowdonia's proper mountain range The Glyders.  This walk takes you to the shores of Llyn Idwal which sits in the glacial platform of Cwm Idwal, then up to Y Garn.  This walk really does give you a tour as you also take in the Devil's Kitchen path on your way back to your starting point.

This walk to Y Garn is approximately 4.5 miles and covers an ascent of 655m.  This walk will take you around 4 and a half hours to complete.  Again, always check the weather forecast before you set off, as well as planning your route, and always make sure you are wearing the correct clothing! And more importantly, always make sure you let someone know where you are going!


These are just two of the many other walks that can be done in the beautiful National Park of Snowdonia, all of which are just a short drive from us here at Garreg Goch, making us the ideal base for your walking holiday!

We have 13 hard standing touring pitches, all of which come with 16amp electric hook up, water and grey water drainage.  We also have 14 static caravans available to hire, ranging from Pet Friendly through to Platinum standard.  All come with two or three bedrooms, bathroom with shower,sink and toilet, kitchen with oven and hob, tv with freesat and a dvd player.  All the comforts for that home away from home feeling.

Why not have a look at our website www.garreggochpark.co.uk where you can book your holiday online, or call our office on 01766 512210 where we will be happy to book you in over the phone.

We are now taking bookings for 2018 so why not check us out and give us a call, and get your accommodation booked for your next walking holiday in Snowdonia! 
                                                                            


Warm Up For Winter

Special Offers available until the end of season..........



Are you wanting to to get that last holiday of the year in but not quite sure where to go?  Can't quite decide whether to go away in your tourer, or are you undecided about booking a stay in a static?

Well look no further!

Here at Garreg Goch Caravan Park in North Wales we have some fantastic offers on from now until the end of September on both touring and hiring.

The days are starting to get shorter, and the nights longer which means that Autumn is well and truly here!!  There's something magical about going away at this time of year.  Whether it's the colours starting to change from the bright vibrant greens of spring and summer to the warm and welcoming hues of orange and brown; the crisp mornings with a light frost to the amazing earlier sunsets and sunrises.  Autumn has something for everyone!


Our Warm Up For Winter Offers are as follows:

Touring: From 30th September to the end of October

7 for 5

Or

5 for 3

Yes that's right, if you book 7 nights with a tourer, you only pay for 5, and if you book 5 nights you only pay for 3.  This offer is only available throughout October.


Hiring: Now until the end of October

Up to 20% off any booking in one of our hire fleet caravans from now until the end of October. Whether you book 7,4 or 3 nights in one of our statics, we can give you up to 20% off across all grades of caravan from Platinum to Pet Friendly (maximum of 2 pets).

Our hire fleet give you that home away from home feeling making your stay with us just perfect.  All hire fleet come with double glazing and central heating, plus gas or electric fires, making those cool Autumn nights warm and cosy, perfect for curling up with a hot chocolate and a good book!



 



To qualify for these offers make sure you quote the following code: WarmUpForWinter

Simply call our office where our friendly staff will be happy to get you booked in.

We look forward to seeing you all :)




Exploring the Llyn Peninsula


From Coast to Country
Exploring the Llyn Peninsula



If you're coming to North Wales for a holiday, exploring the Llyn Peninsula is a must!  With it's unspoilt character, the Llyn Peninsula is truly breathtaking!  Stretching from it's southern coast near Criccieth up to Bardsey Island, the LLyn Peninsula is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, which protects about one third of the Llyn, including it fantastic history ridden hills to it's beautiful coastline.






The villages and towns that lie within the Llyn Peninsula are known for being family friendly, and this is what brings families back year on year.  With fantastic places like Abersoch, Criccieth, Aberdaron and stretching up to Caernarfon and Bangor, there is plenty to occupy the whole family!

As well as being an Are of Outstanding Beauty, the Llyn is shrouded in history, from it's many castles that guard the coastline to it's hidden Iron age forts up in the hills.  You will find the Llyn listed on the Register of Landscapes of Outstanding Historic Interest in Wales.  Much of the surrounding area has never been touched, leaving the mind to imagine what life was like in years gone by.



If you love walking, then the Llyn Peninsula is the perfect place for you!  With 84 miles of the Wales Coastal path meandering through the Llyn, there is plenty for you to discover; here's to hoping that the weather holds out for you!

You'll find yourself for days walking along this amazing coastal path, discovering just how beautiful the Llyn Peninsula is.





If walking is not for you, but nature is, then taking a trip out to Bardsey Island is a must!  Once home to a Christian Monastery, Bardsey Island is now home to all sorts of wildlife, from grey seals to fulmers, guilemots and manx shearwaters.  You could spend hours seeing what this fantatsic Nature Reserve has to offer.









And if you're looking for the perfect place to stay, then look no further than Garreg Goch Caravan Park in Morfa Bychan.  We have everything you could possibly want to make your exploring holiday perfect.  We are ideally situated, just outside the Llyn Peninsula, close to Black Rock Sands, making us the ideal base for your holiday.

We offer holiday homes to hire, offering you those home away from home comforts, so all you need to do when you get back is, take your shoes off, put the kettle on and put your feet up and relax!  We have Platinum through to Pet Friendly caravans available, as well as an Access Plus caravan which is suitable for wheelchair users.

We also have a small number of touring pitches, so for those of you who like to travel around in your little camper then we can accommodate you too.  With 13 hard standing touring pitches, all with electric hook up, water and grey water drainage, what more could you want for your pitch for the night.

We are a small, family run park, perfect for those peaceful evenings after a busy day out exploring!

If you would like to know more, or want to book your holiday with us, just give our office a call 01766 512210 where our friendly staff will be happy to help!

We look forward to seeing you all soon :)












SPECIAL OFFER ON TOURING IN OCTOBER

!!!!STAY FOR 7 AND PAY FOR 5!!!!



Yes that's right, we have a special offer on touring throughout the month of October, where you can stay for seven nights BUT only pay for 5!

Why choose Garreg Goch for your next stay?  Well, we are set in a secluded and peaceful setting, with the mountains of Snowdonia providing the perfect backdrop,  with the golden shores of Black Rock Sands just a short walk away.







We get some amazing sun sets and sun rises over the Park, and our touring field is the perfect place to sit and relax and watch the sun set or the sunrise!





Sunset










Sunrise

So make sure you give us a call today and book your stay in October.  We have two areas to choose from.  You can be tucked out of the way on our Beach Walk touring area, or you can be central to the site and close to the Play Park, perfect if you have children!

Don't forget this offer is only valid for October!

To get the offer you will need to call the office where we can get you booked in on a pitch of your choice! Our office is open daily where our friendly staff are happy to help with any queries you may have.  01766 512210.



2018 Willerby Lymington

AVAILABLE ON SITE NOW!!


2018 WILLERBY LYMINGTON 35X12 2BED





The 2018 Lymington comes with a contemporary open plan living space, with a practical fixed dining area which leads into the open plan kitchen.

With plenty of windows making your holiday home bright and airy, you'll be spending most of your time listening to the sound of the birds as you relax with a cup of tea or a glass of wine or two!

The colour scheme is light and bright with playful accents.  Modern finishes and tasteful fabrics add a touch of style to your holiday home.  There is also handy storage space underneath the fireplace for all those books, games and dvds, or for those little nick-knacks and ornaments that make this truly your home away from home.





The kitchen comes with gas oven with grill and 4 ring hob; modern worktops with matching upstands; integrated fridge/freezer; extractor fan and plenty of cupboard space for all your kitchen essentials.






The main bedroom comes with a Kingsize, yes that's right, a Kingsize bed; over bed floating shelves; bedside cabinets; mirrored dressing table with shelving unit, wardrobe and en-suite toilet; whilst still being spacious with plenty of room.









This lovely caravan comes sited in a quite area of the Park, and for just a small deposit this could be your home away from home Holiday Home!  If you're in the area, why not come on over and have a look around the Park and the caravan.  There is always someone around to answer any questions you may have.  Don't leave it too late though!


Summer Sales

2017 ATLAS AMETHYST


The amazing Atlas Amethyst has a sophisticated colour scheme, which gives it a warm and welcoming style, making it the perfect get away from every day life.  Already sited in a quiet and peaceful area on the park, this beautiful caravan is available to buy now!

The front opening doors give you fantastic views over the Welsh Hills, perfect for those warm sunny days and for watching the amazing sunsets and sunrises that we are so fortunate to see here!


The 32x12 model is perfect if you're looking for a cosy, comfortable caravan, which gives you your home away from home feeling.  Perfect for cuddling up in front of the fire on those chilly nights whilst watching the world go by through the front opening doors.


If you're out and about in Porthmadog this Bank Holiday Weekend, why not come along and have a look around.  We have our Summer Sales Fun day on Sunday 27th August where as well as being able to have a good look around (and pay a deposit on your new caravan) there will be a treasure hunt, sweetie tombola and BBQ (weather dependant of course!)  It all gets going from 11am.


Dino Trail.......

Can you help find the hidden Dinosaur??




If you're looking for something a little bit different to do during your stay with us here at , then why not head on over to the National Slate Museum in Llanberis.  Over the summer holidays they are holding a Dino Trail!  Yes that's right, the want you to help them find the hidden dinosaur.

All you need to do is follow the family friendly trial around the slate museum to find out where the dinosaur is hiding!



It was last spotted at the National Museum in Cardiff, where it was protecting its young at the dinosaur babies exhibition.  All of a sudden, it has decided to go off and explore the rest of Wales, stopping off at all the other museums along the way!



At the moment it is the turn of the National Slate museum in Llanberis.  So if you have little ones who would love to go on a dino hunt, why not take them along.  And the best part is, it's free!  Yes,that's right, it won't cost you a penny to take part!

If you manage to find all the numbers in the trail then you can also win a prize!


Whilst you're there, why not have a look around and learn about how they used to mine the slate and then transport it to where it was going!  There is lots to do and learn here, so why not make a day of it!  

So just head for the National Slate Museum, Llanberis, LL55 4TY, less than an hours drive from Garreg Goch Caravan Park!