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Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng, near Capel Curig
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Photo from the walk - Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng, near Capel Curig

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Moelwyns Moel Siabod Cnicht

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 2400 feet / 727 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - hard

The Snowdonia walk to the summit of Moel Siabod starts from Pont Cyfyng, near Capel Curig. The route includes a superb scramble on the ascent which adds to the quality of this walk. However it is a sustained section of scrambling and some experience is necessary. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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Walk 2919
Moel Siabod from Capel Curig
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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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