a stunning loch

Llynnau Gamallt

managed by Cambrian Angling Association

Duration: 00:09 Distance: 0.69 km Ascent: 11.44m Difficulty: 9 / 100
Low alkalinity Very shallow Moderate shoreline complexity Mid elevation Small


The two Gamallt Lakes are situated in the Western part of the Migneint Mountain, being the expanse of mountain that stretches between the parishes of Ffestiniog and Bala, in Merionethshire.
Both Lakes, the Big Lake and the Small Lake, are considered to be the amongst the best of the Cambrian Angling Association waters for wild brown trout.

  • Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, Wales
  • Lake
  • Brown trout



Permission & Tickets

Permits can be purchased online and from the following locations:

Siop Antur Stiniog,
Units 1 And 2 High Street,
Blaenau Ffestiniog.

Brethyn Blaenau,
33 High St,Blaenau Ffestiniog.
01766 831536

Siop Dewi
14-15 High St, Penrhyndeudraeth
LL48 6BN
01766 770266

Swyddfa'r Post,
Market Place.
Blaenau Ffestiniog.
01766 830115

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