Forest Politics

A walk from Dolgellau to Maentwrog

This walk looks at the importance of planting trees and doing it in a way that helps not hurts the planet. It explores:

The Victorian Torrent Walk / Trespassing on the Nannau Estate / Searching for Owain Glyndwr’s famous oak tree / Into the King’s forest / How the forest service alienated a generation of sheep farmers / The politics of planting trees / The magic rainforest of Felenrhyd.

Walking Trails