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Craig Eigiau, Melynilyn & Dulyn Resrs nr. Tal-y-Bont
Introduction to Walk 2638

Photo from the walk - Craig Eigiau, Melynilyn & Dulyn Resrs nr. Tal-y-Bont

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Eastern Carneddu

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Time - 4 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

Enjoy the rugged grandeur of Snowdonia without too much effort on this excellent half day walk. The route starts near Llyn Eigiau and first ascends to rocky Craig Eigiau. The walk then continues to visit the Melynilyn and Dulyn Reservoirs which are both located in rocky locations. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1635
Garnedd Uchaf & Llyn Eigiau nr Tal-y-Bont
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 2542
Foel Grach from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddau
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Walk 3047
The Carneddau from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddau
Grade - hard
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 2821
Melynllyn & Dulyn Reservoir from Llyn Eigiau parking
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

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Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
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Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
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Walk 3056
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Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
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Grade - hard
Length - 16.0 miles / 26 km
Walk 2855
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Gallt yr Ogof & Braich y Ddeugwm
Grade - moderate
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
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Grade - easy
Length - 1.0 miles / 1.6 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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