Park opens for February Half Term

GreenWood Forest Park, North Wales’s leading family adventure park, is opening as usual for February Half Term from 14th – 22nd February. Set in 17 magical acres, you will discover bags of woodland adventure and awesome attractions. Although the Green Dragon Roller Coaster is still hibernating until they open for the main season, there’s endless forest fun and indoor play …

Boat Naming Ceremony

GreenWood owners Stephen and Andrea Bristow were special guests at a boat naming ceremony on Saturday 27th December. The boat belonging to the Porthmadog rowing club has been sponsored by a consortium of which GreenWood is a member – The Attractions of Snowdonia.

New Tourist Signs on the A55

GreenWood Forest Park, North Wales leading family attraction has finally been given the green light to have some brown tourist signs on the A55. GreenWood Forest Park opened over 21 years ago as an educational centre. Since that time it has developed into a popular family tourist attraction welcoming many thousands of visitors each year. Assisting people with finding the …

Behind the Scenes at GreenWood Forest Park

Ever wondered what happens behind the scenes at GreenWood? Take a read of the article below from our Operations Manger Steve Williams about a typical summers day at the Park. I arrive at the park before 8am. The few hours in the morning before visitors arrive are invaluable, with lots to do before we’re ready for families to come and …

GreenWood Forest Park awarded with Investors in People Accolade

The multi award winning attraction GreenWood Forest Park in Y Felinheli has recently been accredited with the Investors in People Award. The Investors in People award is a recognition that an organisation looks to improve performance and realise objectives through the management and development of its people. Their website states that it is a benchmark for best practice and it …

GreenWood Forest Park named ninth best rated amusement Park in the UK

WELSH ECO-FRIENDLY AMUSEMENT PARK NAMED ONE OF UK’S TOP TEN BEST RATED IN TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLERS’ CHOICE ATTRACTIONS AWARDS GreenWood Forest Park in Y Felinheli has today been named among the top ten best rated amusement parks in the UK in the Travellers’ Choice TM awards for Amusement Parks and Water Parks, announced by TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site. The …

GreenWood Artist Retires

An employee at GreenWood Forest Park, Y Felinheli is due to retire this August after 9 years of working for the award winning attraction. Dafydd Lloyd Jones from Bethesda has created a lot of the artwork and signs that you see at the attraction using his artistic skills to create some great pieces on the Park. From creating photo boards …

Photography Exhibition in the Great Hall

GreenWood Forest Park will be the new home to a series of photographs called “Windows on Snowdonia” this summer. The exhibition is the work of local photographer Steve Crocker. Steve has worked as a professional photographer since 1988 and his most recent collection of photographs come from the area where he now lives – Snowdonia. The photographer tells us about …

10 years of passenger power on the Green Dragon Roller Coaster

This June will see the 10th anniversary of the Green Dragon, North Wales’s leading family adventure park’s unique rollercoaster. Built in early 2004 the Green Dragon is the only rollercoaster of its kind in the world. The ride combines traditional roller coasters with funicular technology that was developed and used 200 years ago in the slate quarries of North Wales. …

From GreenWood to LEGOLAND

A former employee of GreenWood Forest Park, Y Felinheli has moved from one family attraction Park to another. Local teenager Elliot Duggan-Edwards of Bethel, worked at GreenWood Forest Park as a Park Ranger but now has landed himself a job in LEGOLAND in Windsor, London. Elliot, 18 worked a GreenWood Forest Park along with his two sisters Molly and Georgia …