Llyn Llech Owain Country Park

Last Updated on February 22, 2024 by wp95iuVffGD7

Things to do Llyn Llech Owain Country Park review

Llyn Llech Owain Country Park is located near Llanelli in Carmarthenshire, Wales. It is a large park of around 180 acres with a modern playground, nature trails and more.

They have a long forest track for walkers and cyclists around the country park. For the more adventurous cyclists, there is a rough mountain bike trail. There is a large lake at the heart of the park which is a rare peat bog habitat that has been designated a site of special scientific interest.

The park includes woodland and heathland and there is a network of walking paths with many well surfaced and accessible to wheelchair users. There is a specially constructed path that allows safe access over the peat bog and around the lake.

The playground includes a fun wooden adventure play area and a separate toddler playground with smaller features. There are some lovely views of the lake, especially from the visitor centre. The lake itself was once created by a man forgetting to replace a stone slab which held back the water on the side of the nearby mountain. The lake was named Llyn Lech Owain which means the lake of Owain’s slab who was the man who neglected his duties one day while looking after the well that held back the water.

FAQ and Further Information Llyn Llech Owain Country Park

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Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks.

What are the main things to do?

Park with a number of walking trails plus a long cycling path, mountain biking trail and children’s playground. There are toilets and a cafe.

What are the ticket prices?

*free,
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *free, . The park is free, to visit.

Is there parking?

There is parking, charges apply.

When are they open?

The park is open almost all year round. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Dogs are welcome, short leads are preferred.

Are they accessible?

Many paths are well surfaced and accessible to wheelchair users. Please contact the park for further information.
Llyn Llech Owain Country Park
Llyn Llech Owain Country Park
Llyn Llech Owain Country Park
Photos credited to Llyn Llech Owain Country Park

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