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Gwern Gof Uchaf Bunk
set at the foot of
Tryfan, Snowdonia, North Wales
|Gwern Gof Uchaf is a small,
friendly bunk house which along with the
camp site is set on a 750 acre
traditional working hill farm. It is beautifully situated, right at
the foot of the famous Tryfan peak, in the Snowdonia National Park.
The site is run by the family who farm Tryfan itself.
The long established site has offered excellent access to the
mountains for many years, and is an ideal base for a walking or
The Plas y Brenin Centre is located about 2 miles away offering
instruction in all outdoor activities including canoeing, climbing
etc. The Carneddau, Glyders and of course, Tryfan, provide fantastic
walking direct from the campsite. It is also well located for many
tourist attractions in North Wales.
|The bunkhouse was converted
from a traditional agricultural building, and offers very good
facilities for up to 14 persons. These include:
- central heating
- drying room
- 2 sleeping areas
- bunks with mattresses and
- fully equipped
- cooking utensils etc.
The bunkhouse is open all year.
As this is a working farm there are strictly
no dogs allowed on the site.
The campsite can be found easily. It is set back from the A5
between Bangor and Betws-y-Coed at the top of the Ogwen Valley. The
campsite is signposted from the main road (do not confuse with the
neighbouring farm of Gwern Gof Isaf).
required for the bunkhouse, so please book ahead.
(per person per night)