Event Information:

  • Sat

    Discover Gop Cairn

    1,30 pmMeeting Place - the car park in the village of Trelawnyd at SJ091798.

    Date & Time - Saturday 16th February 2019, 1:30 pm to around 3:30 pm

    Meeting  place - the car park in the village of Trelawnyd at SJ091798, Turn north off the A5151 to

    High Street by the Memorial Hall
    The walk goes up the road across a field and onto the cairn, the second largest prehistoric mound in the UK, excavated in the late Victorian period it’s purpose is still enigmatic. The walk will return through woods and back to the car park. Gop cairn is both a scheduled monument and a Site of Special Scientific Interest and recent management work has aimed to enhance both designations.
    The walk, whilst short,  goes up hill and over a couple of stiles.
    If you or anyone you know would like to join the event and you haven’t previously notified me than please let me know,
    Neville Howell
    Trustee & Events Secretary, Friends of the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley