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Crimpiau & Creigiau Gleision from Llyn Crafnant
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Photo from the walk - Crimpiau & Creigiau Gleision from Llyn Crafnant

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Eastern Carneddu

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 2500 feet / 758 metres

Grade - moderate

This Snowdonia walk from Llyn Crafnant visits the summits of Crimpiau and Creigiau Gleision. There are some steep climbs but it is a very rewarding walk and one not to be missed if you are in the area. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Llyn Geirionydd & Llyn Bychan from Llyn Crafnant
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Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2679
A circuit of Llyn Crafnant, near Trefriw
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km

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1.7 miles / 2.8 km away
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Clogwen from Bryntyrch, Capel Curig
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Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km
Walk 1635
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Garnedd Uchaf & Llyn Eigiau nr Tal-y-Bont
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 2542
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Foel Grach from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddau
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 2638
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Craig Eigiau, Melynilyn & Dulyn Resrs nr. Tal-y-Bont
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Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 3047
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The Carneddau from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddau
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Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
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3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Melynllyn & Dulyn Reservoir from Llyn Eigiau parking
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 2766
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Capel Pinnacle / Y Pincin from Capel Curig
Grade - easy
Length - 1.0 miles / 1.6 km
Walk 2902
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Creigiau Gleision & Llyn Cowlyd from Capel Curig
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 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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