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“llanberis path”(395 reviews)
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The highest mountain in Wales (higher than any in England) at 3,560 feet.
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Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UL, Wales
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I’m not very experienced in hiking mountains but have always loved walking. I found Snowdon to be a really enjoyable beginners mountain and wasn’t as difficult as I expected! We walked from Llanberis and admittedly the first part of the walk from the public roads...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lsqnn
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a sunny day in February, with our three kids (3,6 and 7 years old) we start our walk from Pen y Pass taking Miner's Track. It was not too busy on the track and we have beautiful views every minute. The track was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Natalia M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Climbed with nearly 60 people old and young for a friends 60th celebration strong winds hampered us on the way up but the experience was far superior to the hard work it takes May try in the summer with better weather but as other reviews...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RytonSunseeker
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

6 hours top to bottom if you’re fairly fit. Slightly challenging at final ascent, especially in the snow. Strong foot wear required! Take plenty of layers too as the weather changes come thick and fast. Arrive early as limited parking.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ehopewell
Reviewed 1 week ago

Snowdon is a beautiful national park even in December. We walked it in about 3hours which we were quite pleased with. The train stops running in September/October so we knew we were going to have to walk and felt a great sense of achievement having...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a mountain! All mountains are dangerous! The climates will change as you reach nearer and nearer to the top! Always be prepared! Never assume that it is going to be a walk in the park because it is not a park!! I recently...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Mattc0372
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic walk/Scramble to the summit of Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon) during the heavy snowfall last week via the PYG track and had a wonderful time. If you’re gonna attempt it you will defo need crampons and an ice axe whilst keeping your wits about...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PaulDrewsterDrew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to climb the Snowdon Ranger path, described as 'an easy path for all abilities'. You start at the Llyn Cwellyn car park, near the youth hostel, next to a rather stunning lake. Just 10 minutes in I found myself huffing and puffing and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must be my billionth time tabbing up Mt S. I've seen some daft reviews on here and just need to put stuff straight. It's a mountain = it's high up and when stuff is high up it gets colder, windier and closer to the clouds....More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank nowjustsmith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my granddaughter, loved it , we did it in 5 hrs after enjoying the views an a well earned beer for myself and ice cream for my granddaughter, its her 1st time up snowdon,, 👍👍👍👍⛰🚶‍♂️

Date of experience: May 2018
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lornaf691
February 20, 2019|
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Response from Jandave21 | Reviewed this property |
Llanberis path at back of the Snowdon Railway, is the “easiest”, insofar as it’s the least technical. Also known as the tourist track. Good underfoot and roughly follows the railway track. Small cafe halfway up, but unlikely... More
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Carlydizzy88
January 24, 2019|
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Response from Vera L | Reviewed this property |
I can’t add the link to the maps showing the different routes up Snowdon but if you go on getoutside and search ordnance survey guides Snowdon routes if will give you the maps of the different routes Hope this helps but if... More
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Charly M
August 27, 2018|
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