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Scenic even with low water levels

Have been going here on and off for about 30 years and dont ever think I can remember the water... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alcester, United Kingdom
Tranquil and so beautiful.

Gorgeous scenery and so quiet. The journey on approach, around the reservoir and beyond just keeps... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Llanidloes, Wales
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All reviews severn trent superb scenery a small car park drive round mid wales public toilets interesting place red kites well worth a visit viewpoint fishing forest osprey reservoir walks layby cloudy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Have been going here on and off for about 30 years and dont ever think I can remember the water being so low Despite this it is still a beautiful area to visit with spectacuiar scenery as well as the marvellous feat of engineering which...More

Thank walkingboots2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous scenery and so quiet. The journey on approach, around the reservoir and beyond just keeps giving, what a wonderful place to visit. Red Kites soaring above and Wrens in the brambles behind viewing balcony up above the dam. What a special place especially with...More

Thank JacquieSim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited after the long dry summer we had this year causing the water levels of this reservoir to be quite low. None the less it was a lovely sight & the dam in all its majesty was such a feat of blood, sweat &...More

Thank Sandra702913
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We walked from our campsite near Llanidloes on a cool but dry day and felt the effort was more than worth it!

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

easy for me, this is literally on my doorstep. Clywedog is quite simply stunning scenery, if you pick up food from Llanidloes or take a picnic there are plenty places to sit and eat and a fair few picnic tables but no bins, please take...More

Thank fraze829
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We know this place quite well having driven past it - to it and having walked there as well. This August the water was lower than ever. But I was disappointed that Severn Trent who make a fortune out of running it can not provide...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I had driven past the reservoir many times so on this occasion I decided to take a closer look. It was very wet this morning and also being a Monday, not many people about. Having driven around the reservoir and seen an Osprey and a...More

Thank PutneySW
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Rain yes, sunshine yes, Wales yes. What a view thats all I need to say with numerous walks the wether didn't matter well worth taking time to visit this beautiful Jem.

Thank Su11y66
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit amazing views and walks. The weather was very good during our visit which helped. A must place to visit.

Thank mvthomas1
Reviewed 15 August 2018

great views, walks & osprey observation hut. Definitely worth a visit, We walked the yellow peninsula route, signs aren't the best & we did get lost but such fun.

Thank susie1962uk
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9 April 2018|
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Response from Christine_Matthews | Reviewed this property |
I didn't but weather was wet so couldn't see much and didn't stay long.
27 December 2017|
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Response from Christine_Matthews | Reviewed this property |
It was raining heavily when I was there. Didn't see any birds.