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Moel Siabod from Capel Curig
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Nat Park - Snowdonia - Moelwyns Moel Siabod Cnicht

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 2400 feet / 727 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

Moel Siabod is a popular mountain with walkers and occupies a wonderful solitary position with great views to many of the other high mountains of Snowdonia. This Snowdonia walk tackles the traditional route from Pont Cyfyng to the summit returning through the forest back to the start. The walk involves some scrambling. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1151
Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng, near Capel Curig
Grade - hard
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 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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