Ponds & Woodlands
A Local Nature Reserve &
Community Green Flag Award Winner
Awarded for six consecutive years
Location Of The Woodlands
A - Llangynidr Road B - Dragonfly Gate C - Top of Little Lane
D - Glen View E - Blaen Cendl F - Highlands Road (Car Parking)
G - Chandlers Road H - Bottom Little Lane (Car Parking)
The site lies approximately 1300 – 1350 feet above sea level and comprises 81 hectares of open space situated north of Beaufort and to the south of the A465 Heads of the Valleys Road between Ebbw Vale and Brynmawr.
Car Parking for disabled at the Highlands Road Entrance - travel along the A4047 Road through Beaufort Hill and turn into North Street or Chandlers Road,then Highlands Road.
Car Parking for disabled at the Car Park at the bottom of Little Lane - Look for the Little Lane sign.
Both locations are marked on the map.
This satellite view shows the location of the woodlands, and also two other local sites - Parc Nant-y-Waun (Also designated as a Local Nature Reserve.) and the Lakeside-Waun Pond Development.
Signposts have been erected to help visitors locate the woodlands site. The photo on the left shows the signpost at the junction of Beaufort Hill and North Street. There are additional signs at the top of North Street and the Highlands Road Entrance Car Park.
Beaufort Hill Woodlands
To view photographs of each of the entrances, please click on the button
Directions to the Ponds & Woodlands
To get directions to the site, please use the GOOGLE Map to the right, and click on " View larger map"