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Melynllyn & Dulyn Reservoir from Llyn Eigiau parking
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Photo from the walk - Melynllyn & Dulyn Reservoir from Llyn Eigiau parking

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Eastern Carneddu

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 2 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Snowdonia walk on the eastern side of the Carneddau mountains in Snowdonia offers a sense of solitude and excellent mountain scenery. The route is generally easy to follow although careful navigation is needed on the section from Dulyn Reservoir back to the start. 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 2638
Craig Eigiau, Melynilyn & Dulyn Resrs nr. Tal-y-Bont
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 3047
The Carneddau from Llyn Eigiau, Carneddau
Grade - hard
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

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Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km
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Length - 16.0 miles / 26 km
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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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