Villages of Hiraethog
The wide open spaces and beautiful, wild countryside are one of the biggest attractions of Hiraethog. The landscape is dotted with a number of peaceful villages and settlements – many with charming shops, pubs, restaurants, cafes and attractions and most with a fascinating tale or two to tell, giving a real insight into life in this very special area today and long ago. Here are just a few of the settlements that you might want to explore!
What's in a name?
One of the best ways to find out about an area and its past is to look at its place names. In the Welsh language place names usually describe features, stories or people associated with a particular place or settlement. This is a fascinating aspect of the area and the Welsh language and can reveal so much more about the real story of a place. Find out more about the place names of Hiraethog on our guide to Welsh place names.
GYG is an 1100m Karting Circuit, one of the biggest karting circuits in the UK.
Open Day at Llyn Brenig Sailing Club on May Bank Holiday. Just turn up and try...
Clocaenog Forest lies at the heart of the Mynydd Hiraethog and covers 6000 hectares...
Locally sourced homemade food.