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Summer Raffle

Many thanks to Bill Swann and Meic Watts for donating the glass wall hanging they made specially for Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife Summer Raffle. Congratulations to winning ticket holder Margaret Dewsnap who was recently presented with her prize by Bill Swann. Thank you to all who bought tickets you raised £507 for the charity.   […]

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Wild Halloween

Our Visitor Centre will be open for one final weekend on 27+28 October for Wild Halloween! Why not pop in to see us and the returning winter wildlife, as well as Halloween craft activities for children. Come along!

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Morning Bird Watch Walk

Join us on a Bird Watch Walk in Porthmadog on Sunday 21 October! 9:30am Meeting in Llyn Bach car park at 9:15am, opposite Wilko. Leader: Geoff Gibbs Suggested Donation: £3 The walk will visit Llyn Bach and the Cob with its large variety of gulls, waders, and wildfowl. There is also the possibility of seeing […]


Ras y Cob

  All sponsorship money for Huw Llewelyn-Jones has now been received. We’re delighted that the appeal reached target and has raised £1,170 in total. Many thanks to Huw for giving his time and support to BGGW. Thank you also to everyone who donated to this appeal, your donations will go towards the cost of live […]


Ras y Cob

  Congratulations to Huw Llewelyn – Jones who completed the Ras y Cob in just over 20 minutes, he achieved 12th place in the race which was his second best time of all. If you wish to show Huw your appreciation for completing the race for BGGW Live Streaming Fund, here is how to do […]

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A Change of Seasons

With September comes change. Summer becomes autumn, nights become shorter and the leaves begin to wither and fall. September brings great change to Bywyd Gwyllt Glalsyn Wildlife too. Soon, the ospreys will leave us and fly south for the winter; West Africa we suppose. At least they won’t have to worry about frosty mornings and […]


Summer Raffle

Only two weeks to go for the draw of Bill Swann’s and Meic Watts glass wall hanging. There are still some raffle tickets available at the Visitor Centre but if you are unable to visit the centre and would like tickets please email Thank you



TESCO BAG PACKING. On August Bank Holiday Saturday and Sunday BGGW volunteers gave their time to help with bag packing at Tesco. Over the two days  they raised just under £500. Well done and thank you to all who took part in this fundraiser. Special thanks to our young volunteers Barnaby and Cassia who handed […]


Bat Walk

Join us for a Bat Walk on Friday and Saturday 24+25th August. A special activity for children at 6:30pm before the walk on Friday evening. Bring a torch and wear suitable shoes and clothing as the field can get wet and muddy on occasions. We look forward to seeing you there!

Summer Activities

This Summer we have a number of activities and events for adults and children. From bat walks to fungi foraging, we’re sure there’s something that will appeal to you. Our nature club for children, Clwb Gweilch Glaslyn, has weekly activities on Thursdays, details of which can be found in the poster below. BGGW events: (Suggested […]