Friday 15th May, 2020
Bristly Ridge and the Glyders
We will travel by minibus to the Ogwen valley, where we will walk up to Bwlch Tryfan to then start the ascent of Bristly Ridge up to the Glyders. This is a grade 1 scramble with some exposed sections, but with plentiful hand holds. (See the ridge in the photo.) Once at the top we will explore Glyder Fawr, including the Cantilever and Castle of the Winds, then walk to Glyder Fawr, before descending to Llyn Idwal and Ogwen for the minibus back to Trefriw.
Duration: All day. Please bring a packed lunch.
Distance: about x miles / x km
Grade: Hard mountain, with a long section of grade 1 scramble. Participants must be able to cope with such an ascent, and a long day in the mountains.
Remember that it can be cold on the tops, even in May. Please ensure that you have warm, waterproof clothing and good boots.
Walk Leaders: Rob Collister and Idris Bowen
Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.
Please note that, although we make no charge for our walks, we do ask for voluntary donations. More details on our funding page.