Category Archives: 2018 walks

Water for the Coast

Friday 18th May, 2018

Water for the Coast

This walk will visit the 4 lake reservoirs in the Carneddau foothills which provide water for the coastal towns.

This area of the Carneddau foothills is remote. Please ensure that you have warm, waterproof clothing and good boots.

Duration: All Day – 6 hours. Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance: x km /x miles

Grade: Moderate/hard

Meet: 9.30 a.m. at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631)

Walk Leaders:  TBC



Click on the map to see the rough location of this walk. (Not available yet.)

Booking will not open until March 2018.

Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.

Natural History along the Drovers Road

Friday 18th May, 2018

Natural History along the Drovers Road

We will be walking the old Drovers’ Road between Trefriw and Capel Curig, passing through ancient woodlands, past old mining sites and then across wild moorland. If time and group allows we will climb the lovely little peak of Crimpiau for (hopefully) spectacular views of Northern Snowdonia.  We will be learning about how the natural and human impacts that have moulded and shaped this wonderful landscape as we go.

Time for a cuppa at Capel Curig before the minibus brings us back.

Duration:  All day 5 hrs.   Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance:  11 km / miles

Grade:  Moderate

Meet:  x.xx  a.m. at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631)

Walk Leaders:  TBC



    Click on the map to see the rough location of this walk.

Booking open in March.

Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.

Llyn Elsi

Friday 18th May, 2018

Llyn Elsi

A walk along the riverside at Betws-y-coed, then up to pretty Llyn Elsi, partly along the old Roman Road of Sarn Helen. After walking the mile round the lake, we return to Betws-y-coed.

Transport to and from Betws-y-coed will be arranged.

Duration: All Day – x hours. Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance: x km /5.5 miles

Grade: moderate

Meet: 9.30 a.m. at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631)

Walk Leaders: TBC



Click on the map to see the rough location of this walk (not available yet).

Bookings will open in March 2018.

Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.

A Short Mindfulness Walk

Friday 18th May, 2018

A Short Mindfulness Walk

A slow hour’s meditative walk from Gwydir Uchaf Chapel (2 miles from Trefriw), along the undulating Lady Mary Walk on the edge of Gwydir Forest.  There will be a short session of yoga/meditation before and after the walk.

Duration:  1.5 hours.

Distance:  2 km1.5 miles

Grade:  Easy

Meet:  x.xx p.m. at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631) to then car-share up to Gwydir Uchaf Chapel (2 miles from Trefriw)

Walk Leaders:  TBC



    Click on the map to see the rough location of this walk.

Booking opens in March.

Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.

Views from the High Gwydir

Friday 18th May, 2018

Views from the High Gwydir

A great scenic walk in the higher parts of the Gwydir Forest, with lovely open views over the mountains.

Starting at Gwydir Uchaf, the route heads to Llyn Park, Nant BH, Llyn Glangors, and back via Geirionydd.

 

Duration: All Day – x hours. Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance: x km /8 miles

Grade: Moderate

Meet: 9.30 a.m. at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631)

Walk Leaders: TBC



Click on the map to see the rough location of this walk. (Not available yet.)

Booking will open in March 2018.

Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.

Sacred Doors

Friday 18th May, 2018

Sacred Doors

A lovely local walk which takes in 3 churches and a chapel, namely Trefriw Church, ancient Llanrhychwyn Church, Gwydir Uchaf Chapel and Llanrwst Church. Back to Trefriw along the river.

Duration: All Day – x hours. Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance: x km /6.5 miles

Grade: moderate (there is a steep road section out of Trefriw)

Meet: 9.30 a.m. at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631)

Walk Leaders: TBC



Click on the map to see the rough location of this walk (not available yet).

Booking will not open until March 2018.

Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.

Llugwy river ramble – from Plas y Brenin to Betws-y-coed

Friday 18th May, 2018

Llugwy river ramble – from Capel Curig to Betws-y-coed

Starting at Plas y Brenin, this walk takes us down to Betws-y-coed, and we’re never far from the river. We will pass Tŷ Hyll (the Ugly House – good for a cuppa) and also Swallow Falls.

Transport to Plas y Brenin will be arranged.

Duration: All Day – x hours. Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance: 9.5 km /6 miles

Grade: moderate

Meet: x.xx a.m. at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631)

Walk Leaders: TBC



Click on the map to see the rough location of this walk (not available yet).

Bookings will open in March 2018.

Please ensure that you have read the booking information, terms and conditions before you attend any walks.

Pot Luck Walk (Fri.)

Friday 18th May, 2018

Pot Luck Walk

Every year many people find their first choice of walk is fully booked.  This is frustrating for walkers and leaders alike, so please come along on the day and take POT LUCK !

You will have 3 choices:

  1. Join one of our published walks which has spaces free last minute
  2. Take a self-guided walk which we will help you select from our Trefriw Trails series of printed walks
  3. Take the new self-guided, printed Legends Trail, launched last year

Duration:     Suitable for the group.    Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance:     Suitable for the group

Meet:    from 9.30 a.m. onwards  at Trefriw Village Hall (LL27 0JH, SH781631)

 

Although there is no need to book a ticket for this event, our general terms and conditions still apply, so please ensure that you have read the terms and conditions before you attend any walks.