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Sychnant Pass, Alltwen, Penmaen-Bach, & Conwy Mountain
Introduction to Walk 1435

Photo from the walk - Sychnant Pass, Alltwen, Penmaen-Bach, & Conwy Mountain

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Eastern Carneddu

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Alwyn Williams

Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 2 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Snowdonia walk starts from the Sychnant Pass near Conwy and offers great views along the coast. The route visits three summits - Alltwen, Penmaen-Bach, & Conwy Mountain - which despite their modest height all offer wonderful panoramas along the coast and across to the Isle of Anglesey. 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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