Abergynolwyn, Llanfihangel-y-pennant & Castell y Bere

Introduction to Walk 1643

Photo from the walk - Abergynolwyn, Llanfihangel-y-pennant & Castell y Bere

Nat Park - Snowdonia

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.8 miles / 11.1 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Gwynedd walk is full of interest with a section across the hills, an historic chapel and a ruined castle. The final section is through a gorge. This is a surprisingly beautiful part of Snowdonia.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Tarren y Gesail from Abergynolwyn
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Tarrenhendre from Abergynolwyn
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Cadair Idris from Llanfihangel-y-pennant
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Cadair Idris from Minffordd
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2100
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A Circuit of Cadair Idris from Minffordd
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Walk 1172
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Walk 2668
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Length - 5.3 miles / 8.5 km
Walk 3229
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Grade - easy
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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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