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Conwy Walks,
Walking Routes & Hiking Trails

Most of the walking in Conwy lies within the boundaries of the Snowdonia National Park. The Carneddau has some of the highest land in Wales and contains some excellent high level walking. Other areas of interest include Conwy Mountain and the adjacent hills and the Conwy Valley. All walks are free to download and print. All routes have GPS files.

2766Capel Pinnacle / Y Pincin from Capel Curigeasy1.00
3005Clogwen from Bryntyrch, Capel Curigeasy2.00
1435Sychnant Pass, Alltwen, Penmaen-Bach, & Conwy Mountaineasy/mod3.00
2679A circuit of Llyn Crafnant, near Trefriw easy3.50
3001★☩Tryfan by the North Ridge from Ogwen Valleyhard3.50
2072Great Orme & Country Park, Llandudno (short route) easy/mod4.00
2855★☩Gallt yr Ogof & Braich y Ddeugwmmoderate4.00
1661Crimpiau from Capel Curig easy/mod4.50
3062★☩Pen yr Ole Wen from the Ogwen Valleymoderate5.00
3056★☩Pen yr Helgi Du from the Ogwen Valleymoderate5.50
2821Melynllyn & Dulyn Reservoir from Llyn Eigiau parking easy/mod5.50
1151★☩Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng, near Capel Curighard5.50
3026★☩Tryfan & the Eastern Tops from the Ogwen Valleyhard5.75
3604Foel Lus & Jubilee Path from Sychnant Pass easy/mod5.90
2497Druid Circle, Moelfre and Foel Lus from Penmaenmawreasy/mod6.00
2919★☩Moel Siabod from Capel Curig moderate6.00
1037Two lakes of the Gwydir Forest - Llyn Elsi and Llyn Parceasy/mod6.50
1332Four lakes of the Gwydir Foresteasy/mod6.50
3402Moel Siabod circuit from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curigmoderate6.50
1915Great Orme & Country Park from Llandudnoeasy/mod7.00
2638Craig Eigiau, Melynilyn & Dulyn Resrs nr. Tal-y-Bontmoderate7.00
2608Crimpiau & Creigiau Gleision from Llyn Crafnantmoderate7.50
2650★☩Tryfan, the Glyderau and Y Garnvery hard8.00
1334Cnicht from Tanygrisiaumoderate8.00
2200★☩Eastern Carneddau from Capel Curigmoderate8.50
3024★☩North West of Blaenau Ffestiniog from the Crimea Passmod/hard8.50
2542Foel Grach from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddaumoderate8.50
1635Garnedd Uchaf & Llyn Eigiau nr Tal-y-Bontmod/hard9.00
2592★☩Llyn Geirionydd & Llyn Bychan from Llyn Crafnantmoderate9.50
2902★☩Creigiau Gleision & Llyn Cowlyd from Capel Curigmoderate9.50
1150★☩The High Carneddau from the Ogwen Valleyhard10.00
3047★☩The Carneddau from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddauhard10.00
3061★☩Eastern Carneddau from near Rowenmod/hard10.50
2300★☩Glyder Fach from Capel Curigmod/hard11.50
2547★☩Carnedd Llewelyn via the Eastern Carneddaumod/hard12.00
2536★☩Llyn Crafnant, Capel Curig & Llyn Colwyd from Trefriwmod/hard13.00
2820★☩Carneddau traverse from Llyn Ogwen to Bont Newyddmod/hard14.00
1232★☩Carnedd Llewelyn, Llyn Eigiau & Llyn Cowlydhard16.00

Walks that start in adjacent counties / areas.

Walks that start in adjacent counties or areas but cross the boundary and include sections of the route within Conwy.

WalkDescriptionStarts In
1088★☩The Traverse of the Glyder Ridge from OgwenGwynedd
1454★☩Glyder Fawr and Glyder Fach from Pen-y-PassGwynedd
2558★☩Carnedd Dafydd & Pen yr Ole Wen from BethesdaGwynedd
3002The Welsh Three-ThousandersGwynedd
2417★☩A Glyderau trio: Glyder Fach, Glyder Fawr and Tryfan Gwynedd
1074★☩The Glyder TraverseGwynedd
2680★☩A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage Gwynedd

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