Walk With Benji–Melyncourt Waterfalls

Melyncourt Waterfalls is a spectacular 80 feet high waterfall. It is located 1mile from the village of Resolven situated in the Neath Valley in S. Wales. A twenty minute drive away and the sun shining and it felt warm for Benji and I to explore this delightful  twenty minute walk.

The path, a casual slope, gently wound its way to the top. The brook bubbling,  gurgling  over rocks and boulders speeding its way down from the waterfall to end up in the River Neath, a little distance away.  At the start can be seen a couple of cottages with their gardens ending in a grassy slope. Here displayed an abundance of my favorite wild flower – the Primrose.  Trees showed the fresh green leaves. The water glistened in the afternoon sun. Much fauna could be seen, telling me with their freshness – yes Spring is arriving. Up in the trees birds could be heard calling to one another.

These are the photos taken that day.

1 the water travelling                  waterfall from side of path                                 Benji enjoys

      the brook                    waterfall coming down from side                         Benji enjoys


big waterfall in distance                     getting closer                             2 melyn waterfall

waterfall in distance                       getting nearer                                       at the waterfall

begining of walk                     moss                           uncurling ferns

beginning of walk                                 Moss                                                 Uncurling Ferns


                     leaves begining                        a single flower

                          Tree & new leaves                           ?  solitary Flower


About marystreasurechest

Life provided me a long variety of experiences in skills, careers and hobbies. Countryside, nature, gardening, reading, cooking, knitting, cross-stitch. Originally from Reading/Newbury areas, now reside in S. Wales. Writing stories, telling tales of everyday life . Take a peep in my 'treasure chest' and enjoy your read. All work on this site is copyright of the owner
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One Response to Walk With Benji–Melyncourt Waterfalls

  1. What a beautiful, peaceful looking place to enjoy a nice walk. I really enjoyed all the pictures, thank you for sharing them sweet Mary. Hugs and nose kisses for you and sweet Benji from us.

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