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A circuit of Llyn Crafnant, near Trefriw
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Photo from the walk - A circuit of Llyn Crafnant, near Trefriw

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Eastern Carneddu

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Time - 2 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

This Snowdonia walk provides an easy circuit of picturesque Llyn Tranant, a reservoir nestling in the Carneddau mountains. The route is easy to follow and provides some rugged scenery without to much effort. Ideal for a family walk and picnic. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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