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Snowdon walk

It was challenging but well worth it!! We picked Pyg track to go up and Miners track to go down. It... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Edita W
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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Climb Snowdon

We took the Rhyd Ddu path up Snowdon, a great path as it has a bit of everything but not too... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Paul S
Redbourn, United Kingdom
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Snowdonia National Park, Wales
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It was challenging but well worth it!! We picked Pyg track to go up and Miners track to go down. It was a very good choice because Pyg track was ascending gradually with a really difficult 40 min bit at the end. While Miners track...More

Thank Edita W
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We took the Rhyd Ddu path up Snowdon, a great path as it has a bit of everything but not too extreme. Starts easy, through grassy sheepfields, then kicks up at about 350m into a rocky path. Path is generally very easy to follow but...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Fabulous walk, challenging but mostly because of the dramatic change in the weather. Beautiful sunshine on the lower slopes on the way up. Midway and where exposed the wind was gale force. We reached the top, wonderful views but then the rain started. There was...More

Thank Bear22c
Reviewed 18 August 2017

5th time climbing up, but this time with my 9 year old daughter. My favourite climb in the Watkins path but as this is difficult near the top, we did the miners track which although still quite scary, is ok for younger ones if you...More

Thank HatterWilko
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Epic walk with fantastic views, this is a green route so one of the easier ones but I wouldnt advise walking it in gale force winds as I did as it can get quite dangerous near the summit especially for smaller people, I was literally...More

Thank ErinR82
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We have been up many of the routes up Snowdon but took the Watkins path this time. The walk\climb is amazing but we did it on a very wet day where visibility was very poor. The walk starts very gradual and makes you think I...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2014

Being a out doors family snowdonia is a walk in the park to us we love it walk it five times a year there is a small charge for parking at most of the car parks half way way up there is a cafe and...More

Thank Chewyboy
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Well, it was a beautiful sunny weekend in mid-June. Followed Snowdon Ranger track, not too busy considering... Cafe at summit was a great disappointment. Only had dry chewy sausage rolls or cheese &onion pasties left at 1.30pm. Small bottle of beer was £4. Huge crowds,...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 24 July 2014

My son and i travelled from Northumberland down to Wales just to do Snowden and back in a day! We parked in the car park next to the visitors center, but even by 8am it was quite busy and cost £10 to park. We decided...More

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Michael J
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Response from Edita W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the walk was roughly 3 miles Pyg track that was. Each track is different. No, no guide needed. It’s quite clear where to go.