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Cnicht from Tanygrisiau
Introduction to Walk 1334

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Nat Park - Snowdonia - Moelwyns

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1650 feet / 500 metres

Grade - moderate

Containing some industrial heritage this Snowdonia walk starts from the valley near Blaenau Ffestiniog and passes through some of the areas once a hive of activity in the slate industry. The walk continues across some wild country before approaching the summit of Cnicht from the east ridge. 

Walk Description  Map showing start

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Walk 1010
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Cnicht, Moel Druman & Allt-fawr from Croesor
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1422
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Cnicht and Moelwyn Mawr from Croesor
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 3058
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Llyn yr Adar & Llyn Edno
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1192
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Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 1136
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Yr Aran from Bethania (Route B)
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

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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