Facilities at Lake Vyrnwy

Full facilities information

Visitor centre

There is a visitor centre on-site.

Car park
  • Coed y Capel car park, 160 m from shop.
  • Blue Badge bays.
  • Two coach spaces.
  • No height restrictions or bicycle racks.
  • Drop-off point 25 m.
  • No height restrictions.
Toilets

Two accessible toilets: One in Visitor Centre, One in main toilet block (RADAR key needed).

Accessible toilets

Two accessible toilets: One in Visitor Centre, One in main toilet block (RADAR key needed).

Refreshments

Artisans cafe around 100 metres away.

Shop

The shop stocks a range of binoculars and telescopes, books, bird food and gifts.

Baby changing
Picnic area

Two picnic sites.

Guided walks
Viewing point

Three hides.

Nature trails

Five trails.

Educational facilities
  • Classroom in Severn Trent building.
  • Advance bookings only.
Play area

Lake Vyrnwy Wild Play Park 

Play park equipment:

  • Log balance beams
  • Log stepping trails
  • Den Building
  • Mud Kitchen
  • Birds Nests
  • Tic-tac-toe
  • Double Width Slide

Play Park Rules:

  • Come and play, have fun and get muddy!
  • Our play park is not suitable for children under 2yrs of age
  • All children using the play park must be supervised by an adult at all times
  • No bare feet allowed
  • The play park is not to be used in icy conditions
  • Dogs are not permitted in the play park
  • No kite flying
  • No smoking

Our play equipment is made of robust timber construction, using timber from the estate. It is maintained to a high standard by site staff and receives an annual independent RoSPA inspection.
RSPB and Severn Trent will not be held responsible for injury occurred from misuse."