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Snowdon & Garnedd Ugain from Llanberis
Introduction to Walk 2626

Photo from the walk - Snowdon & Garnedd Ugain from Llanberis

Nat Park - Snowdonia

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.3 miles / 15.1 km

Ascent - 3300 feet / 1000 metres

Grade - moderate

Snowdonia walk to the summits of Garnedd Ugain and Snowdon using the Llanberis path. This is the longest and least steep approach to the two highest mountains in England and Wales. Fine views in good weather across North Wales and beyond. Can be a very busy at peak times of the year especially when visibility is good. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

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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