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Mynydd Sygun from Beddgelert
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Photo from the walk - Mynydd Sygun from Beddgelert

Nat Park - Snowdonia - Moelwyns Moel Siabod Cnicht

County/Area - Gwynedd

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 865 feet / 262 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

This is a short circular Snowdonia walk taking you to the summit of Mynydd Sygun which has a commanding position overlooking Beddgelert. The route makes a perfect basis for a half day excursion and provides an excellent overview of the mountains surrounding this busy centre. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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