Tag: Snowdonia

Moel Siabod

This is a circular walk of 6.5 miles to the summit of Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng near Capel Curig, via the Daear Ddu Ridge, though this route takes the slightly easier route up, avoiding the ridge scramble.  The route begins with a short section of tarmac road, first along […]

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Crimpiau and Capel Curig

This is a circular walk of 6.5 miles to the summit of Crimpiau, followed by a short loop around Capel Curig.  The paths are mostly in good condition, though the track to Crimpiau can get a little wet in places it is easy enough to navigate around.  After returning from […]

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Moel Eilio from Llanberis

This is a circular walk of 8.5 miles to the summit of Moel Eilio from Llanberis.  It also includes the summits of Foel Gron and Foel Goch, and can be extended to include Moel Cynghorion. Once out of the village, the route climbs steeply on a tarmac lane, which eventually […]

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Crimpiau and Llyn Crafnant from Capel Curig

This is a circular walk of 8.5 miles, to Llyn Crafnant from Capel Curig, with a climb to the summit of Crimpiau along the way.  There are a variety of path surfaces on this route, firm rocky paths to begin with (some wet sections, but easily passable), grass and gravel […]

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View to Snowdon.

Route Report – Cwm Llan – 2019-03-25

Description: A 4.5 mile hike in Cwm Llan. Parking Information: Pont Bethania car park is £3 for 4 hours, £6 all day.  Toilets (free) are available here. View the map and download the GPX of this route. I decided to start my week off work with a relatively gentle hike […]

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Cwm Llan

This is a walk of around 4.5 miles in Cwm Llan, beginning and ending on the Watkin path.  The gradient is not too steep, and the path is mostly very good, with a few short wet or boggy sections that can be bypassed. There are excellent views of Snowdon and […]

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Glasgwm

A circular walk to the summit of Glasgwm from Cwm Cywarch. Distance: 5.00 milesTime: 5.00 hoursGrade: Hard *Activity: WalkingOS Map: OL23   (right-click the Download button to save the GPX). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route reports for Glasgwm.   *Disclaimer: The information on this page is intended only as a guide to the route. […]

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Cwm Idwal

A short walk around Cwm Idwal in the Ogwen Valley. Distance: 2.70 miles Time: 2.50 hours Grade: Easy * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL17 (right-click the Download button to save the GPX). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route reports for Cwm Idwal.   *Disclaimer: The information on this page is intended only as a guide […]

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Precipice Walk

A short circular walk with magnificent views. This route can be combined with Foel Offrwm, which starts and ends at the same car park. Distance: 3.50 miles Time: 2.00 hours Grade: Easy * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL18 (right-click the Download button to save the GPX). You can view route reports (when available) here: Route reports for Precipice […]

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Foel Offrwm

A short (steep) climb to the hillfort summit of Foel Offrwm. This route can be combined with Precipice Walk, which starts from the same location as this walk ends. Distance: 2.00 miles Time: 1.50 hours Grade: Medium * Activity: Walking OS Map: OL18 (right-click the Download button to save the GPX). You can view route reports (when […]

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