Top 5 wild camping spots across Wales
Daniel Start, author of the new Wild Guide Wales, chooses his favourite wild camping spots in Wales and gives you directions on how to get there.
Name: Ynys y Big, Isle of Anglesey (Sir Ynys Mon)
Place type: Island
Location: Grid Ref: SH 5653 7288 • X/Y co-ords: 256532, 372882 • Lat/Long: 53.2335,-4.15096439
County/Unitary Authority: Isle of Anglesey (Sir Ynys Mon)
OS Explorer map: OL17: Snowdon / Yr Wyddfa
Welsh 3000 | Welsh 3000
Walking route: 42.3km, Difficulty: Energetic
Track from Segments
Walking route: 28.1km, Difficulty: Moderate
V3K Ultra 2016
Walking route: 57km, Difficulty: Moderate
Walking route: 21.7km, Difficulty: Energetic
Walking route: 22.8km, Difficulty: Moderate
Walking route: 16.9km, Difficulty: Leisurely
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Halford Hill, in LLANBERIS
Sleeps: 16, Bedrooms: 7
Detached house in Llanberis in the heart of Snowdonia National Park. Spacious accommodation over four floors. Sauna. Excellent base for a get together. Caernarfon 7 miles.
Glan y Gors, in LLANBERIS
Sleeps: 12, Bedrooms: 4
Large property in scattered hamlet near Llanberis. Spacious and comfortable. Private enclosed terraced garden. Suitable accompanied disabled. Llanberis 5 miles.
Isfryn, in CAERNARFON
Sleeps: 22, Bedrooms: 7
Superb Grade II listed Georgian townhouse 400 yards from the town square in Caernarfon. Well-equipped accommodation, viewing platform with lovely sea views.