Tyn Y Berth Mountain Centre
Tyn Y Berth Mountain Centre, Corris Uchaf, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9RH
Ty’n y Berth is a former school at the foot of Cadair Idris on the southern edge of the Snowdonia National Park. Surrounded by mountains, valleys and crystal clear rivers, yet only 12 miles from the coast, it’s a great location for outdoor activities and family holidays. The spacious accommodation sleeps up to 43 including a separate unit for 8 which can also be hired on its own. The main room is divided into dining and lounge areas. There is a commercial kitchen, recently renovated, with large oven, dishwasher, hob and microwave, plenty of toilets & showers, drying room, pay phone, lockable storage for boats & bikes and parking for 10 cars. Corris is within walking distance and has a pub: the Slaters Arms, which does bar meals. Courses are also available in climbing, mountain walking, abseiling, gorge scrambling, mine exploration, ropes courses, orienteering, and team building. Accommodation for a further 36 is available at the Bryn Coedwig Centre (also run by Wide Horizons), four miles from Ty’n Y Berth in Aberllefenni.This accommodation is featured on our map of Snowdonia and North Wales and here is its own website.
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On entering Corris Uchaf from north on A487 you will enter a 30 mph speed limit. Ty'n y Berth is the old school on the right, just inside the 30mph signs.
Trains run from London to Machynlleth with a change at Birmingham New Street.
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On the southern edge of the Snowdonia National Park.
Ty’n y Berth Mountain Centre is close to the village of Corris, just north of the alternative market town of Machynlleth on the south edge of Snowdonia. It provides the perfect base to explore the surrounding mountains, lakes and woodlands. The area is dominated by mountains carved by the last ice age, valleys with native woodland, pine forests, clear lakes and tumbling rivers. Half an hours travel in two directions takes you to a coastline of estuaries, sandy beaches and rock pools. Ty’n y Berth is ideal for groups who enjoy outdoor activities.
Canoeing, Gorge Walking, Orienteering, Rock Climbing, Caving and Mountain Walking
Whether this is your first encounter with adventurous activity, or you wish to build upon previous experiences, Wide Horizons at Tyn Y Bertha Mountain Centre, can provide a tailor made experience for you. The Mountain Centre Provides accommodation for organised groups, in the mountains between Machynlleth and Dolgellau, on the southern edge of the Snowdonia National Park. Ty’n y Berth Mountain Centre is run by Wide Horizons, a registered charity. When not being used as Adventure Centre, the hostel is available for hire as self catering bunkhouse.
“… mountains, valleys and crystal clear rivers…”
Ty’n y Berth is a former school at the foot of Cadair Idris on the southern edge of the Snowdonia National Park. Its run by Wide Horizons who provide outdoor activities for large groups. Because its a group activities accommodation it is really spacious and sleeps up to 43 (with a separate unit for 8 which can be hired on its own); and they offer courses in climbing, mountain walking, abseiling, gorge scrambling, mine exploration, ropes courses, orienteering, and team building. Sounds exciting doesn’t it?
If you factor in its location too – surrounded by mountains, valleys and crystal clear rivers, yet only 12 miles from the coast, it’s a great location for group activities and family holidays.