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Country Park:Llyn Llech Owain Country Park

Country Park, free entry

Church Road,
SA14 7NF



Llyn Llech Owain Country Park is an area of 73 Hectares (180 acres), managed for your enjoment by Carmarthenshire County Council.

At the heart of the Country Park is the lake, which is surrounded by a peat bog. This rare habitat is designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).

Elsewhere are areas of heathland and broadleaved woodland, whilst areas of coniferous woodland are being cleared progressively and converted to heathland and broadleaved woodland.

A network of footpaths provides for enjoyable walking. Many paths are well surfaced and accessible to wheelchair users.

A specially constructed path allows safe access over the peat bog and around the lake. There is also a mountain bike trail and a bridleway.

The Visitor Centre stands beside the lake, enjoying splendid views of Llyn Llech Owain and the surrounding area. It houses an exhibition and information on the management of the Country Park.

Our team of Countryside Rangers is based here and will be happy to answer your questions or to hear about wildlife you may have seen.

Llyn Llech Owain has a cafeteria, picnic sites, and toilet facilities, all with provision for the disabled. We hope you enjoy a visit here soon.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeMobility Accessibility FacilitiesDogs accepted

Opening Details

Open all the time

Country Park
April - September 10:00 - 20:00
October - March 10:00 - 16:00

Visitor Centre
April - September 10:00 - 17:00
October - March 10:00 - 16:00

April - September 10:00 - 16:00
October 11:00 - 16:00
November - March 11:00 - 16:00 weekends only


Free entry

Car park charge - £2.00




Church Road,
SA14 7NF


Plan route to Llyn Llech Owain Country Park using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SN 568142  Lat: 51.80804 Long: -4.07849

Signposted on the A476 from Crosshands to Llandeilo.


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Mobility Accessibility FacilitiesMobility Accessibility Facilities
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted