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Gallt yr Ogof & Braich y Ddeugwm
Introduction to Walk 2855

Photo from the walk - Gallt yr Ogof & Braich y Ddeugwm

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Glyders Tryfan

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Jake Robertson

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 1900 feet / 576 metres

Time - 3 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Snowdonia walk in the Glyders visits the summits of Gallt yr Ogof and Foel Goch before returning to the valley down the Braich y Ddeugwm ridge. The route does include some sections where scrambling is required and the paths are not too obvious in places. Choose a clear day as the views are superb. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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