Private Bookings

We offer guided walks for groups, illustrated talks, venue hire, volunteer days and more. All profits go to the future maintenance and restoration of Valley Woods.

For further information, or to make a booking, please contact us by calling the office on  01792 344224 or via email 

 

Cadets

Volunteer Days for Groups and Organisations

Get your hands dirty and help our woodland ranger and volunteers with woodland management and restoration projects such as tree planting, path creation, rhododendron and bramble clearance and more.

What better way to support a community project on your doorstep!

Please contact us by calling the office on  01792 344224 or via email 

Adventure Day

School Visits and Outdoor Education

We currently work in partnership with local volunteers, Forest Schools Swansea Neath Port Talbot and the Wildlife Trust of South West Wales to provide public and private outdoor education activities at Penllergare Valley Woods.

If you intend on visiting with a group or if you would like a guided tour specific to the history, wildlife or restoration of Penllergare, please do get in touch.

Please contact us by calling the office on  01792 344224 or via email 

Filming and Photography

We would be most grateful if you could contact us in advance if you intend on filming or photographing at Penllergare for commercial reasons.

We have been successful in many media, TV and Film projects such as Michael Portillo’s Great British Railway Journeys (BBC2), Da Vinci’s Demons aired in 2015, Mamwlad (S4C), BBC and ITV news and more.

We would love to hear about the ideas for your commercial media project and to see if we can help in any way.

Please contact us by calling the office on  01792 344224 or via email 

Woodland Centre

Woodland Centre Hire

The woodland centre – our educational classroom – is the perfect location for your meetings, conferences and workshops.

We offer full day and half day rates as well as catering (if required).

Toilets, heating, kettle/urn, crockery, tables and chairs and a flipchart are included. You’ll need to bring your own AV equipment.

The woodland centre comfortably seats 25 – 30 people. It also has a rustic outside seating area in a secure compound surrounded by woodland.

 

For more information, to check availability or to make your booking, please contact us by calling the office on  01792 344224 or via email 

Autumn Guided Walk - Janet - (R)

Guided Walks for Groups

Our staff, Trustees and volunteers would be delighted to offer your group a guided tour around Penllergare Valley Woods giving you an insight into the history, wildlife, people and restoration project that makes Penllergare so special.

You’ll need sturdy footwear and suitable clothing for the weather and terrain.

Please contact us for further information and to book by calling the office on  01792 344224 or via email   

Illustrated Talks

If you would like us to come and give you a talk about the Penllergare story, the restoration project and/or plans for the future, do contact us for further information.

We can provide a 45min to 1 hour talk using a PowerPoint presentation – showing both historic and modern photographs of the estate. We can bring AV equipment along with us if you don’t have any. Why not follow on with a guided tour of Valley Woods a few weeks later?

Bookings are now being taken for 2016.

Please contact us by calling the office on  01792 344224 or via email