Tuesday, 8 October 2013

See Snowdonia in its Autumn Glory!

The Snowdonia Society is planning 2 walks this Autumn.

Wednesday the 30th of October, - "Rail 'n' Trail" walk, Beddgelert
Ride the famous Welsh Highland Railway from Beddgelert to Rhyd Ddu, before returning on foot along the new forest trail and picknicking on route. David Firth will provide information about the history of the railway and local area. The train fare will be an additional cost.

Saturday 9th of November - Turbine Walk, Plas Tan y Bwlch.
Guided woodland walk along the route of the newly installed hydro-electric scheme. Hear about the history of the original 1884 installation making this the first house in Wales to be lit by its own electricity supply, and the challenges of routeing a pipeline through precious habitats. Morning walk.

For full event details or to book a place contact the Snowdonia Society office (Monday - Thursday) on 01286 685498 or info@snowdonia-society.org.uk. There is a a suggested donation of £3 for members and £5 for non-members for attendance on all events unless otherwise specified.

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