AlexHarford.uk

WALES

Photography & Travels (finding fantasy in reality)

Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall, Snowdonia

Not to be confused with a waterfall of the same name in another part of the UK (which I won't mention as I don't want to show up in search engines for the wrong waterfall!) - this Grey Mare's Tail is two waterfalls on the edge of Snowdonia National Park in Conwy's Coed Felin Blwm (Lead Mill Wood), North Wales. It lies just off the main road between Llanrwst and Trefiw. It isn't signposted, but if you have an Ordnance Survey map the waterfall is near to the junction by Nant Cottage at reference SH789609.

Apparently the waterfall is contaminated by lead and other mineral content collected as it flows from its source in Gwydir Forest, so I wouldn't be tempted to drink from it...

Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall, SnowdoniaThe top of Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall, Snowdonia, Wales  Photo of Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall, Snowdonia  Monochrome photo of Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall  Photo closeup of Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall  Photo of Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall in autumn  Me at Grey Mare's Tail, just before I fell backwards into the plunge pool  Photo of Grey Mare's Tail through trees Woodland path from the waterfallPhoto of woodland path, Coed Felin Blwm Small waterfall forty-ish metres downstream from Grey Mare's TailSmall waterfall in Coed Felin Blwm View towards Trefiw from stile above the waterfallPhoto of view towards Trefiw

View an 8.5-mile circular walk from Llanrwst, taking in the waterfall.

Photos taken with a Canon Powershot G1 X compact camera.

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus


Back to top ↑

Most popular this month:

Copşa Mică: Europe's Most Polluted Town

Remains of the Carbosin factory in Copsa Mica"Dezastru," the only other person on the platform at Copşa Mică's train station said to me...(Abandoned - photo article)

29 Photos of Amazing Places in The Outer Hebrides (My Highlights)

A backwards S for Scarista Beach, Isle of Harris and LewisI was blown away by the Outer Hebrides - incredible beaches, mountains, historical buildings and galleries(Scotland - photo article)

A Circular Walk from Llanrwst, Snowdonia (with autumn photos)

Tu Hwnt Ir Bont Tearooms, LlanrwstA riverside town, hundred foot waterfall, forests, abandoned mines, lakes, reservoirs and spectacular views(Wales - photo article)

Website updates:

Two randomly selected subscribers will get a FREE print (UK only). Maximum 1 e-mail a month sent.



Powered by MailChimp

AlexHarford.uk on Facebook:

  Like this page:

Alex on Google+ AlexHarford.uk on Facebook Last.fm Alex Harford on Twitter Pinterest Flickr SoundCloud LinkedIn Alex on 500px Alex Harford on PurplePort

Unless otherwise stated, AlexHarford.uk design and content ©2003-2017 Alex Harford. All rights reserved isn't it.

If you're referring to content on AlexHarford.uk, you can use one image from AlexHarford.uk under the following conditions: an active link to the page the image is taken from is placed alongside the image, the image is not resized, cropped or in any way edited, the image is not hotlinked. Otherwise anything on this site is not to be reproduced elsewhere without my permission. Thanks. :-)

Photos: Home Travel Music Abandoned Animal Model Buy Prints About/Contact

Writer: Writer Home

Alex has used these cameras:
Canon Powershot G3
Canon Powershot S5 IS
Canon Powershot G1 X
Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro