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Carnedd Llewelyn via the Eastern Carneddau
Introduction to Walk 2547

Photo from the walk - Carnedd Llewelyn via the Eastern Carneddau

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Eastern Carneddu

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Nick O'Brien

Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Ascent - 3300 feet / 1000 metres

Time - 9 hours 20 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

This superb Snowdonia ridge walk takes in the highest summit in the Carneddau. The walks starts near Rowen and includes Drum, Foel-fras, Garnedd Uchaf, Foel Grach and Carnedd Llewellyn. The route is an out and back so you have time to enjoy the wild scenery. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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Other walks nearby

Walk 3061
0.7 miles / 1.1 km away
Eastern Carneddau from near Rowen
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km
Walk 2497
3.0 miles / 4.8 km away
Druid Circle, Moelfre and Foel Lus from Penmaenmawr
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1635
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Garnedd Uchaf & Llyn Eigiau nr Tal-y-Bont
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 2542
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Foel Grach from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddau
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2638
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Craig Eigiau, Melynilyn & Dulyn Resrs nr. Tal-y-Bont
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 3047
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
The Carneddau from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddau
Grade - hard
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2821
3.4 miles / 5.4 km away
Melynllyn & Dulyn Reservoir from Llyn Eigiau parking
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 3020
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
Aber Falls, Foel-fras & Drum from Abergwyngregyn
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 3021
3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
The Northern Carneddau from Abergwyngregyn
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
Walk 1435
3.8 miles / 6.1 km away
Sychnant Pass, Alltwen, Penmaen-Bach, & Conwy Mountain
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 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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