Featured events

Elan Valley is a place of peace and tranquillity - but it never stops. There is always something to see, whether it is the natural changes of the seasons to organised events within the Estate. We will keep you posted of planned events in this section of the site.

The following is a list of featured events happening at Elan Valley but there is always an upcoming activity for your diary so click through the menu on the left to see everything that may interest you.

RSPB Nature Quest

Experience a family adventure through the enchanted world of tree and wildlife in the Elan Valley Estate and RSPB Carngafallt reserve. The RSPB will lend out nature questing kits to families at the Elan Valley Visitor centre between 10am – 3pm (returns by 4pm). On your return show RSPB staff what wonders you’ve discovered and gain your wildlife wizard certificate for being an amazing nature quester. Activities: Free (but donations welcome).

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Easter Egg Scramble

An Easter Treasure Hunt for the whole family around the Visitor Centre and Cnwch Woods - work together for your chance to win an Easter Egg!

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WaterAid Awareness Day

Find out what WaterAid does in developing countries to provide safe drinking water and sanitation - and how you can get involved. All money raised on site goes to support projects in Uganda. Elan Valley Visitor Centre.

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From Wales with Love - Amanda Skipsey

Amanda celebrates her love of Wales in her latest exhibition, with many new paintings alongside her Funky Love and fused glass jewellery. Open from 10am until 4.30pm at the Visitor Centre.

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Ranger Safari

Join a Ranger on a three hour tour of the Estate by vehicle for a look at its history and wildlife.  Booking required 01597 810880. Meet at the Visitor Centre.

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Moon Watch

Join our astronomers at the Visitor Centre to observe the Moon and Jupiter. If you have them, bring your telescope or binoculars and tripod and smartphone to take away your magnified lunar images. If the weather is poor, we will still meet in the Visitor Centre for an astronomy evening (check website for further details)

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