FSC | Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All

What's Special About Rhyd-y-creuau

Rhyd-y-Creuau  is one of 18 residential centres in the UK managed by the Field Studies Council, an independent educational charity that promotes environmental understanding for all with 70 years of experience.

A Georgian house set in two hectares of wooded grounds from the Centre you can explore the diverse habitats and environments of Snowdonia National Park; from glaciated valleys, rivers and wooded hillsides to dramatic coasts and sand dune ecosystems. Only 1 hour 50 minutes from Manchester and 3 hours 40 minutes from the M25.

Rhyd-y-Creuau has been awarded the Primary and Secondary Geography Quality Mark by the Geographical Association. As well as the Quality Badge by The Council for Learning Outside the Classroom by demonstrating that they consistently deliver high quality teaching and learning experiences and manage risk effectively. This means you have to complete less paperwork when visiting our Centres. They hold an eco centres award which shows there commitment to embedding a truly sustainable approach in their centre and their wider community.