Ty Olaf Elan Valley
Ty Olaf Elan Valley
Ty Olaf Elan Valley

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Address:
Ty Olaf, 11 Elan Village
Rhayader, Powys LD6 5HP

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  • After a late start the Jam making gets underway

    Normally fruit picking, mainly, to start, strawberries, making would be well underway by the second week in June. This year it was a rather late start when we produced our first 10 jars of jam, initially of blackcurrant. The tiny wild and alpine strawberries managed a showing, which will continue throughout the summer, and a […]
  • The Berghaus Dragon’s Back race at Ty Olaf

    All sorts of busyness outside Ty Olaf this morning.  We were reminded of the time a group of guys were unloading a van beyond the Visitor’s Centre.  We were inquisitive and asked what was going on.  “I can’t tell you” one of the workers said, “but its going to be epic.  And it was.  The […]
  • The antique French campaign bed

    It has been a long job but, at last, the French bed is looking ready!  We bought the bed in an auction, and couldn’t believe our luck in getting it for such a price.  It is made of oak and created in such a way that it is a very early flat pack, made generations […]
  • Drama at Penygarreg

  • Redstarts

    Re-posted from Elan Valley News With the arrival of April’s warm weather came our annual influx of migrant birds with pied flycatchers, redstarts, willow and wood warblers and blackcaps all arriving in significant numbers. One of the most attractive of these is the redstart, of which the male (pictured) is the most striking. Despite the colourful […]