Events and activities

Cwm Irfon Lodge is the ideal base for exploring the Cambrian Mountains and Snowdonia to the North, the Welsh Coast to the South and the Brecon Beacons to the South.



  • Mountain Bikes
  • Road bikes 


  • Fly fishing on our two and a half miles of fishing rights along the Irfon
  • Coarse fishing

Horse Riding

Local professionally qualified riding stables providing the opportunity to enjoy the mountains from the back of well mannered horses.

Wild Swimming

There are at least two perfect places for Wild Swimming, the Wash Pool (where shepherds used to wash their sheep) just a 100 yards down the road (perfect for that early morning swim) and Wolf Leap in the Abergwesyn Valley.


  • Ask us about the best places to go!
  • With some advance notice, weather permitting we can also arrange tandem flights if you prefer someone else to do the piloting

Running and horse riding

Llanwrtyd is home to the famous annual Horse Versus Man race

A variety of strange activities including:

  • Bog Snorkelling
  • chariot and bathtub racing

Bird Watching


The Royal welsh Showground hosts a variety of agricultural and other shows including the Royal Welsh Show, Antiques Fairs and Dog Shows