Red Kite Challenge / Sialens y Barcud Coch

How Get There

The Red Kite Challenge headquaters are at the Woodlands Caravan Park on the edge of Devil's Bridge three miles from Ponterwyd on the A44 which is itself 12 miles inland from Aberystwyth. For SATNAV users the postcode is: SY23 3JW.

On site there is a cafe serving hot and cold food and drinks which will be open for supporters and athletes to use. There is also adequate parking on site and at the Hafod Hotel car park which is 2 minutes walk from the start. Showers and changing is also available on site, a small charge will be levied for the use of the shower facilities. We will also be providing all the usual refreshments including Anne Bunton's Bara Brith.

Local Attractions

Devil's Bridge Waterfalls
Hafod Arms Hotel
Woodlands Caravan Park
Y Caban gift shop and award winning Welsh chocolatier
Narrow-Gauge Railway - Vale of Rheidol
The Hafod Estate
Butterfly House
Rheidol Hydro Power Station Visitor Centre
Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre
Llywernog Silver-Lead Mine

Aberystwyth Art Centre
Ceredigion Museum
National Library of Wales