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“llanberis path”(396 reviews)
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The highest mountain in Wales (higher than any in England) at 3,560 feet.
Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UL, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Be careful to select the correct route out of the car park (after paying - there aren't many signs up but this is a pay and display car park) or you'll find yourself on the Pyg route, which apparently gets you to the top quicker...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mike D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Me and my partner conquered this Hike on Monday and thoroughly enjoyed it. We had driven from Devon up to North wales which took us almost 6 hours and therefore whatever the weather, we were going to do it! Thankfully there was no rain, but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ann-Marie W
Reviewed 6 days ago

It takes just over 4 hours to get to Snowdonia National Park from London by car. It would be longer, more expensive and more complicated getting there by train / bus. You have many different route options which vary in length but all take about...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank shannonp0909
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started early, to avoid the hot May sun. Things to take: water, sun hat, money for both cafes, walking poles advisable due to uneven terrain in a few places. The halfway house cafe has a toilet, but only for customers and be prepared to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank morphycakes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One can not visit north Wales without visiting Snowdon. You can access the summit on for or travel in style on the mountain train. On a good day there are spectacular views across Wales. If you do not wish to go to the summit then...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dilyswilliams
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very foggy and very windy but done it in 5 hours easy path to fallow too foggy to see the views but will do it in the summer months for the views Just don't give up and just push to u get to the top.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So this place had been on my tick list for many years.... So when I had a total hip replacement in January, this was my target... Both my friends have been up before, one is extremely experienced... We set the date and I built myself...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in February and couldn’t have been luckier with the weather the day we walked up Snowdon. The views from the top were absolutely breathtaking and well worth the walk. We got up in two hours going the Miners route up and Pyg trail...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank DCharlotte24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to do the Pyg route as we wanted a challenge and it was tough. The terrain is very steep with a lot of huge boulders and steps, however, the views from this route were incredible and well worth the strain. Sadly, the cafe...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to do the mountain solo with my MK500 wheelchair what a bad idea. First of all before even starting I got stuck in the cattle grid for about 40 min. Thanks for Gavin the local milk man for helping me get out so I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Mike D
4 March 2019|
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Response from marianroberts | Reviewed this property |
Pen y pass car park. £8 a day i think. But make sure you get there early. Once we were there for 8am and the car park was full !!
20 February 2019|
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Response from ChloFinch98 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can walk up Snowdon freely! Stick to the main path? You can go through the village to find that