Snowdon, Snowdonia National Park

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Snowdon is the highest mountain in Wales, with an altitude of 1,085 m (3,560 ft). The microclimate and ecological beauty earned it the designation of the National Nature Reserve. Access the top by train or challenge yourself by going on foot. If you enjoy hiking or mountain climbing, choose from a variety of trail paths rated according to difficulty. Once at the top, enjoy some of the farthest-reaching views of the British Isles, including Ireland, Scotland, and England. For the least-strenuous route to the top, board the round-trip Victorian rack-and-pinion train. Either way, you can stop in for a mountaintop lunch at the summit cafe. Put Snowdon at the forefront of your travel plans using our Llanberis day trip planner.
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  • August 21, 2017
    Snowdon via Crib Goch and Crib Y Ddysgl. My mate Gary and I decided to walk this route in the Snowdonia National park mid-August and began our planning a number of weeks out, as it was to be part of a...  more »
  • August 20, 2017
    We were quite concerned at first when we thought about taking our 6 and 8 year old up the miner's path. Well they found it easier than us. We would totally recommend it.  more »
  • August 20, 2017
    We Did the Pyg Track from Pen Y Pass car park and got the shuttle bus from one of the lay-bys further down the road. This was an excellent service and the bus driver very helpful. It took around 6 hou...  more »

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