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Pwllycrochan Woods Local Nature Reserve

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Pwllycrochan Avenue, Colwyn Bay LL29 7BT, Wales
+44 1492 575542
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Excellent for Dog Walking

These pretty woods are on a hillside and have several paths. You can do a variety of circular walks... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great wooded walks

Out for a stroll with a good friend. Catching up, chatting, nature. I ask you does it get any... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2017
John M
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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“lovely walk” (3 reviews)
“hillside” (2 reviews)
“path” (4 reviews)
Pwllycrochan Avenue, Colwyn Bay LL29 7BT, Wales
+44 1492 575542
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

These pretty woods are on a hillside and have several paths. You can do a variety of circular walks combining steep and/or flat paths to suit most levels of fitness. The woods are not huge but we have been enjoying them for years. When the...More

1  Thank angelbods
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Out for a stroll with a good friend. Catching up, chatting, nature. I ask you does it get any better? These paths and walks are maintained and will take you all over the woods. Stunning.

Thank John M
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

I love the pwllycrochan woods, it adjoins to my back garden and a great view and birds songs to wake up to every morning!

Thank Tahir A
Reviewed April 3, 2017

If you are visiting the area pop into Colwyn Bay and drive up Pwllycrochan Ave from the centre of Colwyn Bay, it is by the new council offices that are being built, and park at the top. Where it joins the Old Highway, you will...More

1  Thank Brad .
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Ancient woodland well looked after by the Council and a pleaseure to have on my doorstep. Decent network of footpaths, though quite steep in places.

Thank Alan C
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Lovely walk with family and dog. excellent view over the colwyn bay beach and rhos on sea. Apair of wellies recommended

1  Thank Karan W
Reviewed July 10, 2015

But, you can also take in The View which takes in panoramic scenery to the N., W. and S., and up to Bryn Cadno which takes in panoramic scenery to the N., E. and S., returning to the Woodland Walk via Nant-y-Glyn Valley.

Thank hatman1685
Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

Took young children, one which had a bike. Not recommended for bikes unless confident rider as lots of mud and small rocks on some parts of path. Lovely walk along the stream. Children really enjoyed it. We came out by a childrens park so even...More

2  Thank DaisyflowerCamper
Reviewed September 1, 2014

There are several walks highlighted on the sign as you enter the wood but directional signs are very poor. It seems a little neglected.

1  Thank SRBColwynBay
Reviewed August 1, 2013

Super woods above Colwyn Bay with glimpses of views over the sea. Variety of trees and some wildlife. Really good for a round walk which is not too taxing. Afterwards, go up to the hill top,turn left and immediately right and take the 2nd on...More

5  Thank Geoff J
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