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Arenig Fawr from Arenig near Llyn Celyn (Route B)
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Photo from the walk - Arenig Fawr from Arenig near Llyn Celyn (Route B)

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Arenigs

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 2170 feet / 658 metres

Time - 6 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

This out and back Snowdonia walk to the summit of Arenig Fawr offers excellent views southern Snowdonia. Starting from Arenig near Llyn Celyn, the route offers good walking. Passing Llyn Arenig Fawr the ascent is relatively easy. Descent mainly follows the outward route on good paths. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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