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Easy walk with stunning views of estuary along the way

We walked from Aberdovey village and back all within 3 hours. The views along the way were... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2019
dharmadoo
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newport, shropshire
Peaceful Spot

It is quite a steep rough path to this lake, so one needs to be reasonably able, but is worth the... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
Angela W
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Llanbrynmair, United Kingdom
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Jan 4, 2019
“Easy walk with stunning views of estuary along the way”
Oct 17, 2018
“Peaceful Spot”
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Aberdyfi (Aberdovey), Snowdonia National Park, Wales
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

We walked from Aberdovey village and back all within 3 hours. The views along the way were stunning. Its an easy walk but you do have to go through very muddy farm fields , (the kind of mud that you sink into and your hiking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dharmadoo
Reviewed October 17, 2018

It is quite a steep rough path to this lake, so one needs to be reasonably able, but is worth the effort to see a lovely lake (water lilies in season) and a little higher, views of the Dyfi estuary and Aberdyfi. The circular walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Angela W
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Off the beaten track and hidden away in the hills near Fairbourne, this is a spectacular lake and well worth a visit. It is isolated and can only be reached on foot from the nearby car park.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Hawen12
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Though we had a bit of uncertainty as we hiked through a farm and some fields with (fortunately very docile) livestock, there was *just* enough assistance from markers for us to make the climb and get to this lake in the mountains. The climb isn't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RogerAlix-Gaudreau
Reviewed July 14, 2018

The Bearded Lake in the Snowdonia National Park is worth a visit. When we were there in June it was raining but it did not put us off. You do have to wear good clothing to keep warm but the experience is worth it. We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank SuffolkFrenchie
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

This place was so beautiful I couldn't believe it when we got to the top of the path. We parked in the happy valley car park and walked up the clearly signposted public footpath. A farmer gave us a jaunty wave as we set out...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank familyhols12345
Reviewed July 22, 2017

The Bearded Lake provides a focus for an enjoyable walk from Aberdovey or from a car park closer by. It is not that well signed but is easily manageable with a map. There are good views and some places to picnic out of the wind...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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