A vast area of grade 2 listed parkland running alongside the river Taff in the heart of Cardiff. It has an impressive range of sporting facilities including the Glamorgan Count​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​y Cricket Ground​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window , National Sports Centre for Wales​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window , indoor and outdoor bowling greens together with a large area of sports pitches. 


There’s still room for a caravan and camping site, horse riding centre, cycle hire facility and popular allotments


Features 


  • Riverside walks and cycle routes  along the Taff Trail
  • Mature tree-lined avenue
  • Pedestrian access to Bute Park

 

Facilities


 

Opening hours


The parkland is open 24 hours a day.


How to find us

Access point

GPS

Sophia Gardens entrance

317421/176894

Pontcanna fields entrance

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Riding school entrance

316310/177990

 

 

Public transport: See Cardiff bus​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window  for local routes or visit TravelineCymru​​​​​​​​​​​​​​External link opens in a new window  to plan your journey online


Parking: Pay and display car parks at Pontcanna Fields and Sophia Gardens.


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