Maesglas Uchaf

Hinterland Guided Walks

Guided walks in 8 Ceredigion communities, used as locations for filming the S4C/Fiction Factory series Y Gwyll, Hinterland. Led by Daffyd Wyn Morgan, an experienced hill walker who has encyclopaedic knowledge of the local area.


Discounted Cambrian Safari with Maesglas Uchaf Accommodation

We can offer 25% discount to couples booking a four night stay with us which Cambrian Safaris will match when booking a full or half day tour for two or more people.



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Mary Herbert: Artist, Gallery, Tuition and Commissions.

Mary Herbert, a professional artist who specialises in pastel portraits, particularly animals. Also undertakes commissions and offers tuition and critiques.


Cambrian Safaris

Cambrian Safaris provide excursions into the Cambrian Mountains in a Land Rover Discovery. Come and enjoy fantastic views and scenery , local history and wildlife. They will pick you up from your accommodation or arrange a meeting point.


WMS Firearms Training

WMS provide rifle, shooting and firearms instruction to hunters, stalkers, target shooters, new shooters and professionals. For novices or the less experienced the “Sniper Experience Day” provides a taster. Gift vouchers are also available.


Fungi Forays

Fungi Forays take you on a walk in countryside close to Rhayader, where you will be shown how to identify edible fungi. After a provided lunch you will have the opportunity to sample different varieties and be shown how to preserve them for future use.


Visit Wales

The Welsh Government Website listing activities, attractions, events and places to stay.


The Vale of Rheidol Railway

An historic, narrow guage, steam hauled passenger railway which takes you from Aberystwyth to Devils Bridge. Travelling up the valley side of the Rheidol Valley, enjoying the scenery and wildlife. The journey is 12 miles and takes one hour each way.


Devils Bridge Waterfalls, Nature Trails and Historic Bridge.

At Devils Bridge, above the Rheidol Gorge, two scenic walks provide spectacular views of the waterfalls and the bridge (three bridges, built one on top of the other).


The Hafod Estate

A 200 hectare estate which includes woodland, scenic walks, views and picturesque features. Also the site of Hafod Mansion, now demolished, which was built by Thomas johns in the 18-19th Century.


The Elan Valley

The Elan Valley Estate is an area of spectacular beauty and abundant wildlife right in the heart of mid Wales. The Estate is centered on five man made reservoirs and the dams which retain them, supplying electricity to the National Grid and water.


Rheidol Power Station

The Rheidol hydropower plant is the largest of its kind in England and Wales. Since 1962, the scheme has generated renewable energy by using the rainwater that falls on the surrounding mountains. There is a visitor centre which provides guided tours.


The Butterfly House

Hundreds of colourful butterflies, giant caterpillars and bizarre insects, collections of rare and endangered plants, woodlands, walks and waterfalls nearby in the stunning Rheidol Valley, an environmental Trust run by biologists.


Nant Yr Arian

Nant Yr Arian Forest Centre offers scenic walks, mountain bike trails, adventure play areas and a Red Kite Feeding Centre. Also a cafe.


Silver Mountain Experience

Steeped in myths and legends, high in the ancient Cambrian Mountains, the Silver Mountain Experience has tumbling streams, mysterious forests and long abandoned mine workings that will take you on a journey through the mists of time.


Strata Florida Abbey

Strata Florida Abbey is a former Cistercian abbey, founded in 1164, situated just outside Pontrhydfendigaid, near Tregaron. Lying mostly in ruins, the monastery was dissolved in the 1540s. The only substantive structure remaining is the entrance archway.