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Llyn Crafnant, Capel Curig & Llyn Colwyd from Trefriw
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Photo from the walk - Llyn Crafnant, Capel Curig & Llyn Colwyd from Trefriw

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Eastern Carneddu

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km

Ascent - 2900 feet / 879 metres

Time - 9 hours 20 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

This Snowdonia walk includes Llyn Crafnant and Llyn Cowlyd. The route crosses two cols yet does not visit any mountains tops. However the scenery throughout is superb. 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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