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Rhobell Fawr from near Rhydymain
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Photo from the walk - Rhobell Fawr from near Rhydymain

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Arenigs

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Nick O'Brien

Length - 5.3 miles / 8.5 km

Ascent - 1700 feet / 515 metres

Time - 3 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A rarely visited summit in the Snowdonia National Park that offers walking without the crowds. This walk does require some careful navigation but the reward are some excellent panoramas across the mountains of Wales. 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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