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Snowdon

Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UL, Wales
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The highest mountain in Wales (higher than any in England) at 3,560 feet.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“llanberis path” (336 reviews)
“miners track” (200 reviews)
“pen y pass” (147 reviews)
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Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UL, Wales
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"llanberis path"
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"miners track"
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"pen y pass"
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"car park"
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"crib goch"
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"amazing views"
in 109 reviews
"half way"
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"walk up"
in 86 reviews
"walking boots"
in 81 reviews
"halfway house"
in 39 reviews
"take your time"
in 38 reviews
"mountain railway"
in 32 reviews
"ranger path"
in 38 reviews
"coming down"
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"hard work"
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"sunny day"
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What a day was had here, we climbed up through the miner’s path and all is pretty simple until you connect where the PYG track meets it. Everything after this is where it gets pretty dangerous, we had full mountain gear, including crampons and axe...More

Thank Jonny S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic walk up to the 3/4 point on Snowden, we enjoyed the fantastic views, our dogs loved the snow and we loved meeting other walkers, then we seen the mountain rescue helicopter, and heard about a walker that had fallen and died...More

Thank bromsgrovebob
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Snowdon has a great variety of routes for all abilities from relatively gentle walks to scramble to rock climbing to winter climbing it really does have it all. Just make sure you come prepared with the right gear. It's notorious for its micro climate being...More

Thank Lloyd B
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited snowdon in Nov 17 for 4 days and walked up Snowdon and scrambled up Tryfan with a friend. All I can say is spectacular, spectacular...Snowdon was a joy, a walk though so anyone can really do this. Tryfan is altogether a different beast. Best...More

Thank AbbasMIr
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There are plenty of different routes up Snowdon and, on a dry, clear day in the summer they cater for a range of hikers. In snow, mist and hail in winter (or summer!) every route up requires sure footing, adequate experience and appropriate gear. I...More

Thank Trekbud
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got up at 04:30 left by 06:00 and arrived at 07:30 We chose to head up the Miners Path at first and it was an easy hike and fairly simply until we reached the end and had to climb up a near vertical wall...More

1  Thank Luke M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good points - Fantastic views from PYG and Miners track - Easily accessible and sign posted Bad points - Pen Y Pass car park was busy and expensive (£10 for 4+ hours)

Thank Adam I
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Reviewed 1 week ago

"Climbing Mt. Snowdon", part of Wordsworth The Prelude 1850, induced me to come here, The mountain is indeed awe inspiring and terror evoking. One slip, and it's.... We went up the mountain the safe way, on the cog railroad (whose coal produces smoke that is...More

Thank Julia C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family weekend away, lovely part of Wales, people so friendly would recommend to all can wait to visit later in the tear

Thank rhyst490
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We will surely go back to the place.the view are spectacular. The weather was good when we visit. Bring lots of water and snack and take your rubbish with you.

1  Thank Chenie B
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DamoK1975
12 January 2018|
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Response from HBBEDS | Reviewed this property |
The Waterloo Hotel in Betwys is nice. The food was great and varied, there's a pool and spa treatments available and the rooms are chalet style with their own front doors and parking so give an element of privacy compared to... More
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Sherpa S
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Response from Jandave21 | Reviewed this property |
The climb Mount Snowden base yourself at Llanberis. Even better still, book the Youth Hostel at Pen-y-Pass. Failing that Caernarfon is a good base about 20 minutes drive away. There are Sherpa buses between Llanberis and... More
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