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Cnicht from Croesor
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Nat Park - Snowdonia - Moelwyns Moel Siabod Cnicht

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km

Ascent - 1700 feet / 515 metres

Time - 4 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

Cnicht or the Knight is the objective of this Snowdonia walk from Croesor. Cnicht looks very impressive from the valley and involves a middle scramble to reach its summit. The walk continues through wild country before returning to Croesor. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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Walk 3035
The Moelwyns from Croesor
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 1010
Cnicht, Moel Druman & Allt-fawr from Croesor
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Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1422
Cnicht and Moelwyn Mawr from Croesor
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

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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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