Snowdon Horseshoe Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos

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Snowdon Horseshoe Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainHeathland / Moorland, MountainsDateMid Aug / Apr
Region/PlaceGwynedd, Snowdonia NPCountryWales  
Dist (kms)16Height gain (m)1100Route findingEasy-Moderate
RoutePen-y-Pass (Youth Hostel) (359), Bwlch y Moch (589), Crib Goch (923), Crib y Ddysgi (1065), Snowdon (1085), Y Lliwedd (898), Cwm Dyli (440), Miners' Track, Pen-y-Pass (359)
NotesDescribed as the finest ridge walk in Europe, difficult to disagree with. Late Spring snow can make things especially scenic.
Quartzite vein on summit ridge of Crib Goch and view across Llanberos valley to Y Garn Mountain (ML), Snowdon Horseshoe (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 21-Aug-99, AA10

Crib Goch leading to Snowdon (MR), Snowdon Horseshoe (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 21-Aug-99, AA11

Snowdon train on final ascent to Snowdon (L), Snowdon Horseshoe (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 21-Aug-99, AA16

Crib Goch leading to Snowdon (M), Snowdon Horseshoe (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 21-Aug-99, AA12

Snowdon from summit of Crib Ddysgi, Snowdon Horseshoe (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 21-Aug-99, AA14

View from Miners' Track, Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 13-Apr-98, WA15

Glaslyn lake from Miners' Track, Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 13-Apr-98, WA17

Snowdon, Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 13-Apr-98, WA19