South Wales CaveFest Itinerary

Here is an itinerary of the South Wales CaveFest caves, mines and other activities.


 Click here  For a brief description of the caves and their location

Novice Cavers

Ogof Clogwyn (1-2 hrs) Suitable for kids. The trip will also take in Victorian railway tunnels and water culverts.

Eglwys Faen (1-2 hrs)  Suitable for kids.

Ogof Dwy Sir (1-2 hrs)

Bridge Cave (1-2 hrs)  Suitable for kids.

Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 – Streamway (3-4 hrs plus a 30 minute walk down and up the hill.)

Intermediate Cavers

Ogof Craig a Ffynnon – North West Inlet  (2- 3 hrs  A wetsuit is recommended)

Ogof Craig a Ffynnon – Hall of the Mountain King (3 – 4 hrs)

Ogof Craig a Ffynnon – Helectite Passage and Pagoda formation (5 – 6 hrs)

Shakespeare’s Cave (1 hr –  a wetsuit is recommended)

Ogof Cnwc (2 hrs)

Ogof Draenen – Round trip (demanding 5 – 6 hrs Cows tails are recommended)

Agen Allwedd – Music room & Ace of Spades (4 hrs plus a 30 min walk from the car park!)

Agen Allwedd – Inner Circle (6 – 7 hrs plus a 30 min walk from the car park)

Ogof Gwaliau Gwynion – Channers dig and Ogof Pen Eryr ( 2 – 3  hrs)

Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 1 – Round Trip  (4 hrs Cows tails are required)

Ogof Ffynnon Ddu 2 – Trident, Judge & Swamp Creek  (3 – 4 Hhs)

Little Neath River Cave (3 – 4 hrs A wetsuit is recommended)

Experienced Cavers

Ogof Capel (regrettably, access to the cave is prohibited whilst roadworks are carried out in the immediate vicinity of the cave).

Daren Cilau – Through Trip (5 – 6 hrs)

Daren Cilau – Time Machine (7  hrs)
Dan Yr Ogof (4 – 5 hrs)
Otter Hole – Overtide Trip (8 – 10 hrs plus a 30 min walk down and up the hill) – Sunday Only


Wigpool Iron Mine (4 Hours)  – Saturday Only

Noxon Park Mines (3 hours) – Sunday Only

Note:  Timings are approximate and will depend upon the group. Trips are subject to demand and availability of leaders. Please let us know if you would be happy to lead a trip.