Protecting Bryngarw’s Precious Habitats to Help Combat Climate Change

Climate change is a concern for everyone, but we can all do our bit to help by protecting and nurturing the valuable natural environments around us. At Bryngarw Country Park, we have some incredibly important habitats, and our dedicated rangers take great care to manage them so that they not only thrive today but continue …

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Spending Time in Nature is Good for Your Health!

Do you find getting outdoors into a natural environment makes you feel better? You’re not alone. According to the latest Mental Health Foundation Report for Mental Health Awareness Week, 65% of people experience positive emotions as a result of being in nature. And over half of respondents reported that visiting green spaces was a key …

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Half Term Fun: Learn About Nature on an Autumn Walk

An autumn walk in the park isn’t just about getting out in the fresh air, making memories with the family and enjoying some exercise. It’s a fun educational experience too. After all, there’s no better place to help your children learn about nature and wildlife than the great outdoors. So, if you’re going to be …

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Café Open

Our newly renovated café is open to the public every day from 10am to 4pm, and sells a range of hot and cold drinks, sandwiches, paninis, crisps, cakes and ice cream from local suppliers including Sarn-based Naturally Kind Food and Ogmore-by-Sea-based Welsh Coffee Company. Eat in or takeaway. As the café is operated by the …

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School Groups Welcomed Back to Bryngarw

Calling all teachers! Bryngarw is the perfect location for outdoor education school trips. We have spent many years delivering exciting nature-based learning experiences for different year groups, so we know how to ensure pupils get the most out of their visit here. Our ranger-led sessions include nature walks, minibeast hunting, pond dipping and den building …

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Bryngarw’s Bushcraft Birthdays

Celebrate a birthday with a fun-filled nature-based adventure in the great outdoors! Our new bushcraft birthday parties, run by an experienced Forest School instructor, include Survival, Minibeast, Fairy and Dino themes. Suitable for children aged between 5 and 12 years old, with a minimum of 10 and maximum of 25 children, parties are available to …

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