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Pwllycrochan Woods Local Nature Reserve

#7 of 40 things to do in Colwyn Bay Features Animals
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 1 week ago
angelbods
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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 6 June 2017
John M
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“lovely walk” (3 reviews)
“hillside” (2 reviews)
“paths” (6 reviews)
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Pwllycrochan Avenue, Colwyn Bay LL29 7BT, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank angelbods
Reviewed 6 June 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 21 April 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 3 April 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 30 June 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 25 April 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 10 July 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 11 February 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

Thank DaisyflowerCamper
Reviewed 1 September 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 1 August 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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