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Bwlch y Rhiwgyr & Pont Scethin
Introduction to Walk 1746

Photo from the walk - Bwlch y Rhiwgyr & Pont Scethin

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Rhinogs

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.8 miles / 15.9 km

Ascent - 2000 feet / 606 metres

Grade - moderate

A Snowdonia walk exploring lonely hills above Barmouth on the western flanks of the Rhinog mountains. The route sees few walkers and offers some outstanding views to the major summits of northern Snowdonia. The walk uses paths and tracks to visit two passes through the Rhinogs. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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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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