This is a gentle stroll of about 5km and should take about 2hrs, around one of the most beautiful and accessible small lakes of North Wales. If you want a longer walk, then you can start at Beddgelert instead, and perhaps extend the walk to visit Llyn Gwynant too. Start from the car park atContinue reading “Llyn Gwynant Family Hike”
A high mountain walk along the ridges leading to Fan Brycheiniog in the Black Mountain.
Cnicht has a distinct but misleading image. From the main roads to the south west the mountain has a distinctive shape – pointed with sheer faces on either flank – and nicknamed the “Welsh Matterhorn”.
Stackpole Quay to Broad Haven Beach along the coastal path is an amazing hike for the family.
Sygun Copper Mine to Gelerts Grave in Beddgelert – great family walk in Snowdonia.
Two crystal clear mountain lakes lie on either side of Carnau Gwys, an 800 meter high ridge on the Black Mountain, six miles to the North of Abercrave.
Moel Cynghorion & Snowdon hiking, a great strenuous hike in Snowdonia.
The Brecon Beacons provide miles of excellent walking. Despite appearances, the weather can soon change making the moors and escarpments difficult to navigate. This route starts with a steep climb but the way ahead soon levels off with excellent views for most of the route. I recommend waterproofs, map (OS Explorer OL12), compass, warm clothesContinue reading “Torpantua to Fan Y Big Hike”
Waun Fach is, with a summit height of 811 metres, the highest mountain in the Black Mountains in south-eastern Wales. It is one of the three Marilyns over 600m that make up the range, the others being Black Mountain and Mynydd Troed.
A good solid hike into the mountains of the Carneddau in North Wales. Great mountain days!