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Nantcol Waterfalls Camp

Listed under Camps & Campsites in Wales, United Kingdom.

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Camping at a waterfall is quite a rare opportunity, but luckily the owners of this privately owned farmland are willing to share. An incredibly narrow road will bring you to the farm Cfen Uchaf (a harrowing experience for those with caravan). It is possible to pitch your tent at the bottom of the waterfall, next to the Nantcol river. The area is peaceful and is all about leisurely walks, enjoying the scenery with not much else than the free-roaming sheep. There are various trails around the area, from river walks to woodland walks. There are the rugged Rhinog Mountains a mile away, great for hiking. The campsite facilities are basic. In the summer months, there are portable toilets on site and the chance for bathing in the river. In the winter months, there is nothing. This camping experience is best left to Summer, when the simple pleasures and sights of the surrounds are at their best.

Written by  Andrea Meyer.

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breath taking

This is a site that is high on my list..I have been to some quality sites in my camping days and this is the best one that i have visited,

Its a well run family site and they are so helpfull`firewood can be brought to your tent / caravan on request.The surrounding areas are breath taking ``fantastic walks and also the new shower block is of a very high standard...Its a very clean and well kept site with lots to do..Kids can play in the river that runs through the site and its not to deep ...all in all 5 star

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