The two reserves in the Mawddach Valley offer superb
scenery and beautiful walks through oak wood and scrubland. In the
spring pied flycatchers, wood warblers and redstarts and heard in Coed
Garth Gell. Ravens and buzzards are present throughout the year.
Information Centre is 2 miles west of Dolgellau on the A493 adjacent to
the toll bridge at Penmaenpool
5 miles from Garthyfog along the old
railway line which forms part of the