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Nant Mill Visitor Centre

All of our car parks in the country parks are now open. All our country parks and playgrounds are currently open. Toilets and Visitor Centres remain closed, with the exception of the toilets at Tŷ Mawr which are now open.

Whether you want to discover local wildlife and history of the Clywedog Valley or take a stimulating walk through splendid woods and countryside, this former corn mill is a great location for walkers or a family visit.

The Visitor Centre nestles in beautiful ancient woodland alongside the enchanting River Clywedog. Nant Mill is located on the Clywedog Valley Trail, which winds for 6.5 miles through glorious countryside from Minera Lead Mines, through Nant Wood and Plas Power Wood, where Offa's Dyke can be seen, passed the Bersham Iron Works and Heritage Centre, the impressive Erddig Estate and on to King's Mill in Wrexham.

N.B. the flying of drones is not permitted in Wrexham Parks.

Car Parking

When visiting the county park, car park charges apply every day.

The daily charge is £1.00,  however blue badge holders can park for free in any space with no time limit.

Pay and display machines are located in convenient places in the car park. Payment at the machine is by cash only.

Visitors can also choose to pay by phone/ mobile App.

A season ticket can be purchased to cover parking charges at Alyn Waters Country Park, Nant Mill and Ty Mawr Country Park at a cost of £50 for a year.

Season tickets are available from Ty Mawr visitor centre, Alyn Waters Visitor centre or on line at

Send us your photos!

Email your favourite digital photos taken in Nant Mill Country Park and the adjoining woodlands - a selection of the best will be used to illustrate this page. Your name will be credited to the pictures. People, views, wildlife - all sorts of images will be considered, as long as they are taken in and around Nant Mill. Be sure to state when and where your photos were taken; any other details would also be welcome. See disclaimer. Send to rightsofway@wrexham.gov.uk

The Friends of Nant Mill

The Friends of Nant Mill Committee meets every month to discuss the park and its management.

The Friends of Nant Mill hope to represent residents living in the surrounding area and visitors from further afield. They provide a range of environmental volunteer opportunities to suit people’s age, interests and ability, along with volunteering roles including fundraising and helping provide refreshments.

The group circulate information and regularly consult its members, to promote awareness about environmental issues through events and activities. They help develop the facilities at Nant Mill, raise funds for development projects and volunteer opportunities.

Anyone interested in becoming a member of the Friends of Nant Mill can contact the park directly on 01978 752772 or email countryparks@wrexham.gov.uk.

How To Get There

Nant Mill Visitor Centre is located three miles west of Wrexham near the village of Coedpoeth. Take the Ruthin turn off the A483 and head towards Ruthin.  The ‘Nant Mill’ signpost is the first left in the village of Coedpoeth. Alternatively you can follow the signposts for Johnstown/Rhosllanerchrugog off the A483 and then the ‘Clywedog/Bersham’ signposts. Turning left in Bersham for Nant Mill. Buses are advised to enter the park from Bersham.

Opening Times

The park is open all year.

The Visitor centre and toilets are closed.



Use the arrows or thumbnails to navigate through the image gallery. If you want to view more information on the image click the "i" in the top left corner.

Artichoke Thistle by the Visitor Centre Snowdrops in Plas Power Wood Bracket Fungus by the car park Bracket Fungus, Plas Power Wood Common Earthball, Plas Power Wood Fungi, Plas Power Wood Big Wood Weir, Plas Power Wood Two young kestrels were the star attraction at Nant Mill for a couple of weeks in early July 2008 Young kestrels Young kestrel Big Wood Weir after heavy rain on 5 September 2008 River Clywedog between Big Wood Weir and the Russian Steps River Clywedog between Nant Mill and the Big Wood Weir Snowdrops in Plas Power Wood 2


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