Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in Wales - Heathland / Scrub

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

Tryfan and Glyders Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainHeathland / Moorland, MountainsDateMid Aug
Region/PlaceGwynedd, Snowdonia NPCountryWales  
Dist (kms)15Height gain (m)1250Route findingEasy-Moderate
RouteIdwal Cottage (307), Llyn Ogwen (East end) (307), Tryfan (North Summit) (915), Bwlch Tryfan (720), Glyder Fach (994), Glyder Fawr (999), Llyn y Cwn (710), Y Garn (947), Idwal Cottage (307)
NotesA fine outing in Snowdonia over the crags of Tryfan to the rounded tops of the Glyders.
Quartzite and 'The Cannon' on North Ridge of Tryfan, with view beyond Llyn Idwal to summit of Y Garn (MR), Tryfan and Glyders (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 22-Aug-99, AA18

Llyn Bochlwyd (Australia) and Llyn Idwal (R) from North Ridge of Tryfan, Tryfan and Glyders (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 22-Aug-99, AA19

Tryfan from Bwlch Tryfan, Tryfan and Glyders (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 22-Aug-99, AA21

Cantilever Stand near summit of Glyder Fach, Tryfan and Glyders (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 22-Aug-99, AA23

View from Glyder Fach along Ogwen valley, with Bethseda and Anglesey beyond Conwy Bay, Tryfan and Glyders (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 22-Aug-99, AA24

Rock slabs near Glyder Fawr, Tryfan and Glyders (T), Snowdonia NP, Gwynedd, Wales, 22-Aug-99, AA26