Snowdon, Snowdonia

Our guided mountain walks in Snowdonia will take you over the jagged peaks, steep rocky slopes and airy ridge lines and will make anyone feel like a proper mountaineer. Formed over a period of 650 million years, the peaks of Snowdonia were created from ancient oceans, volcanoes and glaciers. Evidence of their dramatic birth is still evident across the national park, you just need to know where to look! 

SNOWDONIA
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Sir Edmond Hillary used these mountains to train for Mount Everest before his successful first ascent in 1953! There is something for everyone in North Wales so take your pick. Snowdon isn't the only mountain here!

Snowdonia is home to my favourite mountain, Tryfan. Join me on a guided mountain walk in Snowdonia to learn why Tryfan is my favouite and I am sure you will discover your favouite mountain here too! Shy away from the crowds of Snowdon and discover what else Snowdonia has to offer!

Click HERE to go to the Snowdonia National Park tourist information website to learn more about the area.

List of the more popular peaks (Detailed routes COMING SOON!)​

THE CARNEDDAU
 
Carnedd Llywelyn (1,064m)
Carnedd Dafydd (1,044m)
ROUTES:
  • Via Crib Lem
  • Via Pen Yr Ole Wen
  • Via Yr Elen & Cwm Llafar Horseshoe
  • Via Craig Yr Ysfa
FACT:
In 1950, an RAF Lincoln aircraft crashed into the side of Carnedd Llywelyn. Large parts of the wreckage are still scattered across the mountain side.

THE CARNEDDAU

SNOWDON
 
 
1,085m
ROUTES:
  • Pyg track and Miners track
  • The Snowdon Horseshoe
  • The watkin path
  • South Ridge
  • Snowdon Ranger
  • Llanberis Path
FACT:
The highest mountain in Wales yet you can find fossils of sea creatures near the summit! Evidence of Wales's dramatic past!

SNOWDON

TRYFAN
 
 
917m
ROUTES:
  • North Ridge
  • South Ridge
  • Heather Terrace
FACT:
No easy 'walkers' route to the summit. Two boulders on the summit known as Adam and Eve. Leap across from one to the other, if you dare!

TRYFAN

CADAIR IDRIS
 
893m
ROUTES:
  • Minffordd Path
  • Pony Path
  • Fox's Path
FACT:
Legend has it that if you sleep alone on the summit you will either wake as a madman or a poet!

CADAIR IDRIS

Harvey Maps, Snowdonia
WELSH 3000ER'S
WELSH 3000ER'S

The Glyderau:​

  • Elidir Fawr 923 m

  • Y Garn 947 m

  • Glyder Fawr 1000 m

  • Glyder Fach 994 m

  • Tryfan 915 m

The Carneddau:

  • Pen yr Ole Wen 978 m

  • Carnedd Dafydd 1044 m

  • Yr Elen 962 m

  • Carnedd Llewelyn 1064 m

  • Foel Grach 976 m

  • Garnedd Uchaf (Carnedd Gwenllian) 926 m*

  • Foel-fras 942 m

The Snowdon Massif:

  • Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) 1085 m

  • Crib y Ddysgl 1065 m

  • Crib Goch 923 m

Officially 24 miles long but the walk in and out from the summits make it over 30 miles! The fastest time to complete the challenge was set by Finlay Wild in an unbelievable 4 hours 10 mins 48 seconds!