Category: Walking

Around the Alwen

This is a circular walk of about 7 miles around the Alwen reservoir, starting from the small car park at the Alwen dam. The walk is very easy from a navigating point of view, as the track is clear and waymarked all the way round. The walk isn’t too strenuous […]

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Aran Benllyn and Aran Fawddwy

This is an out-and-back walk along the Aran ridge to the summit of Aran Fawddwy, starting from the small car park in Llanwchllyn at the south end of Bala Lake. The walk is fairly easy from a navigating point of view, but can be tricky in poor visibility. The walk […]

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Carnedd y Filiast

This is an 8-mile out-and-back walk to the summit of Carnedd y Filiast (Arenigs), starting from the north shore of Llyn Celyn. The walk is very easy from a navigating point of view; simply follow the track almost all the way to the summit. There is one fork in the […]

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Foel Goch

This is a circular walk to the summit of Foel Goch, starting from Llangwm. Navigating to Foel Goch can be difficult as the paths are not obvious or marked; I had to cross several fences, mostly without any stiles, to reach the summit. From there, the route is slightly easier […]

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