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Fforest Fawr


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Free Parking, Off Lead Areas, Pathed Routes, Picnic Areas, Water On Route

About this walk

Fforest Fawr woodland is near Castell Coch, one of the most picturesque castles in Wales. There are three walking trails from the Fforest Fawr car park including a sculpture trail for families, and another walking trail from the Castell Coch car park. Fforest Fawr is a mixed woodland and it has patches of bluebells, wood anemones and wild garlic in the spring. Fantastic fir dogs to explore all year round.

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  • FlokiBilboAdams profile

    10 months ago

    We went midweek and it wasn’t too busy, which is great because we had a handful of opportunities to let both dogs off their leads. The forest creates a blanket from the sun too, which we also liked. Bring water with you as we couldn’t find the water outlet that was advertised on here, so dogs were a bit thirsty after their walkies.
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Location details

You can reach Fforest Fawr either via Caerphilly or Cardiff Castell Coch entry. Also via Taff Trail.

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