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Fantastic dark sky location

This place is superb and it takes your breath away. We have been here many times over the last... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GwynRoberts
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Swansea, United Kingdom
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Some very fine walking (in good weather), with an excellent trail loop system (including part of... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2018
MacRossiter
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Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom
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All reviews iron age hill fort views are spectacular well worth a visit fortifications miles picnic valley
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is superb and it takes your breath away. We have been here many times over the last fifteen years.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Fine views, good walk. Spoilt by workers strimming away for the length of visit. Would recommend, however, not on a strimming day. The chaps doing the work lacked our sense of humour. Lots of red kites in the areaMore

Date of experience: August 2018
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SuzannaJ_13, Public Engagement Team at Garn Goch, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Glad to hear you had a good walk but sorry that your experience was spoilt by the strimming of vegetation. The National Park Wardens have been strimming throughout the summer in quite intense heat which as you can appreciate is difficult and physically taxing. They...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018

Some very fine walking (in good weather), with an excellent trail loop system (including part of the Beacons Way) up from the car park. It feels more remote than it actually is--from certain vantage points you can see Llandeilo nestled in its valley, five miles...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank MacRossiter
SuzannaJ_13, Manager at Garn Goch, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review Garn Goch, we are glad to hear you had such a wonderful walk.

Reviewed March 3, 2018

We took some Chinese youngsters here last year and they were fascinated by the various levels and different ruins of fortifications. An easy place to reach with a car, take sensible shoes, raincoats etc to be safe! It would be lovely to take a picnic...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JSMacGill
Reviewed August 3, 2017

This site is well worth a visit. There are great walks from the fort up over the nearby mountains. the views are spectacular and so is the wild life. Get your walking boots on and give it a visit.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed June 3, 2017

A circular walk takes you through and round this dramatic hill fort; we were thrilled to spot a Great Grey Shrike - very rare in UK

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank MurrayM
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Its an interesting drive down a single track road to get to the small car park. Then a relatively short walk up a gentle incline to reach some fabulous views. We were alone up there for the hour or so that it took to have...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Edw0rd
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Garn Goch is an Iron Age hill fort with an outer and an inner stone wall indicating how early tribes sought to protect themselves from attackers be they enemy tribes or wild animals. It is a fabulous spot often re-visited by walkers, dog walkers and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank PeterWynne
Reviewed December 5, 2016

This is not far from where we stayed at The Red Lion in Llangadog. It really is worth a visit if you are nearby. Ensure you bring good walking shoes. We were there on an lovely sunny weekend in December and the sunset was amzing...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank RussellEngland
Reviewed August 29, 2016

There is an information board in the small car park with good directions, and within 10 minutes the views are quite exillirating . Walk a little further and the experience increases. Good open air attraction for people who like solitude. At no cost

Date of experience: August 2016
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