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Mynydd Mawr from Fron
Introduction to Walk 1131

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Nat Park - Snowdonia - Moel Hebog Nantlle Ridge

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Alan Birks

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 1250 feet / 379 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A straightforward and short ascent in Snowdonia from the village of Fron, with fine views on the way up towards Moel Tryfan and Caernarfon castle in the north, and the Nantlle Ridge to the south. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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