Rhobell Fawr from near Rhydymain

Introduction to Walk 2551

Photo from the walk - Rhobell Fawr from near Rhydymain

Nat Park - Snowdonia

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Nick O'Brien

Length - 5.3 miles / 8.5 km

Ascent - 1700 feet / 515 metres

Grade - moderate

A rarely visited summit in the Snowdonia National Park that offers walking without the crowds. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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