Walk 2551

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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- OS Explorer - Sheet OL23 BUY MAP

- OS Landranger - Sheet 124 BUY MAP

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Waun Oer and Maesglase
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Aran Fawddwy from Cwm Cywarch
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Glasgwm from Cwm Cywarch
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The Aran Ridge from Cwm Cywarch
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The Arans from Cwm Cywarch
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Walk 3017
- 7.0 miles / 11.2 km away
Aran Benllyn & Aran Fawddwy from Llanuwchllyn
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Walk 3227
- 7.0 miles / 11.2 km away
Rhinog Fawr and nearby tarns
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 15.0 miles / 24.4 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Area Information

Snowdonia NP

The Snowdonia National Park is much more than the highest mountain in England and Wales. Mainly mountainous, it encompasses a large area of beautiful and often spectacular wild landscapes ... - More information

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Accommodation Nearby

Plas Isa
Dolgellau
4.9 miles / 7.9 km away
Borthwnog Hall
Dolgellau
7.1 miles / 11.3 km away
Abercelyn Country House
Bala - Llanycil
10.9 miles / 17.4 km away
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Barmouth
11.9 miles / 19.1 km away
Garth Engan
Llanbedr
12.0 miles / 19.2 km away
Marians Bed and Breakfast
Talybont, Barmouth
12.8 miles / 20.4 km away
Gilfach Goch
Llanbedr
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Fron Deg B&B
Maentwrog
13.0 miles / 20.9 km away

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