Sad 13 Hyd / 2 - 5pm
A short walk to look at the fascinating world of fungi with Ray Woods.
Meet at the Visitor Centre.
Sad 27 Hyd to Sul 28 Hyd / 10am - 4pm
Our Visitor Centre is packed with local crafters and artists offering handmade jewellery, wildlife art, wooden crafts, paintings, craft demonstrations, up-cycled products, and traditional Welsh crafts.
Parents browse at your leisure thanks to our children’s craft table.
Sul 28 Hyd / 11am - 3pm
Join Howey Hedgehog Rescue's Elaine and Nigel to see what goes on behind the scenes during a hedgehog rescue.
Learn how to care for our prickly hogs and how to improve our gardens for wildlife.
Llun 29 Hyd / 10am
Peter Loughran of Powys Ramblers will lead a 7.5 mile moderate circular walk around Carn Gafallt and Coed y Mynach from the Visitor Centre. Some tarmac walking on quiet lanes. Some climbs involved. Please wear suitable footwear and clothing and bring packed lunch. Meet at the Visitor Centre SN 928646.
Llun 29 Hyd / 11am, 12 noon, 2pm and 3pm
Ever wanted to make sense of the wonderful array of stars in our sky? Martin Nelmes and his team from the University of Aberystwyth will help you to join the dots and learn about the origins of the well-known constellations.
Whether you are new to star gazing or simply curious this will enhance your knowledge about what’s up there!
Four FREE Shows at 11am, 12 noon, 2pm and 3pm.
Places are limited so please book in advance by calling 01597 810880.
Mer 31 Hyd / 10am - 1pm
Platforms, bridges, unusual obstacles, a zip line and an adrenaline jump – all in a stunning setting alongside Caban Coch Reservoir.
You don’t need experience or to be super fit, however you must be over 1.4m tall, have a waist of less than 43” and be able to climb a rope ladder.
You will also need transport, stout shoes and appropriate clothing.
All young people must be supervised by a responsible adult.
Adult £18, 8-18s £15
Mer 31 Hyd / 10.30am - 12.30pm & 1.30 -3.30pm
Come along and make your own scary accessories in time for Halloween, with spooky face painting also available!
No unaccompanied children please.
Meet at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre.
Please book in advance on 01597 810880.
£5 per child.
Mer 31 Hyd / 2 - 5pm
Hit the water and get a different view of the Valley from a two person kayak.
After a safety briefing, head off around the reservoir in the company of your instructor, and learn about the history of the dams on the way.
Suitable for beginners and those with some experience.
Minimum age 8, you will need transport, shoes to get wet, appropriate clothing, a complete change of clothes and a towel just in case!
Adult £18, 8-18s £15