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Yr Elen, Carnedd Llewellyn & Carnedd Dafydd
Introduction to Walk 2115

Photo from the walk - Yr Elen, Carnedd Llewellyn & Carnedd Dafydd

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Western Carneddau

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km

Ascent - 3400 feet / 1030 metres

Time - 8 hours 10 minutes

Grade - hard

The Carneddau in Snowdonia provide for some tough walking and this route is no exception. Good navigational and map reading skills are required in the early stages of the route. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Walk 3051
0.5 miles / 0.7 km away
Yr Elen from Gerlan, Bethesda
Grade - hard
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Walk 3052
0.5 miles / 0.7 km away
Yr Elen & Carnedd Dafydd from Gerlan, Bethesda
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Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 2558
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Carnedd Dafydd & Pen yr Ole Wen from Bethesda
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Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
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Moel Faban, Gyrn & Moel Wnion from Rachub
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Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
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Drosgl and Gyrn Wigau from Rachub
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Walk 1453
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Elidir Fawr, Mynydd Perfedd & Marchlyn Mawr reservoir
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Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1088
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The Traverse of the Glyder Ridge from Ogwen
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Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1186
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Y Garn from Ogwen Cottage (Route A)
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 3019
4.0 miles / 6.4 km away
Y Garn & Carnedd y Filiast from Ogwen Cottage
Grade - hard
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 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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