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The Glyders East Ridge (dropped)

Saturday 19th May, 2018

The Glyders East Ridge

This is a mountain walk. Starting in Gwern Gof Uchaf in the Ogwen Valley we will ascend the Glyder ridge (800m), to then follow the broad ridge east past Gallt yr Ogof, descending to Capel Curig and a cuppa in the bar at Plas y Brenin. Great views throughout,

Minibus there and back.

Duration: All Day – 7 hours. Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance: 6 miles / 10 km

Grade: Strenuous mountain

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.

 

Bookings open on 15 March. 2018.

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

Snowdon – (dropped)

Either Fri/Sat/Sunday 18-20 May, 2018

Snowdon

We constantly meet people who confess they’ve never walked up Snowdon – but really want to!  Here’s your opportunity, in the company of a couple of Volunteer Wardens who know everything there is to know about the mountain.

Minibus to Pen-y-Pass and back.

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

Distance: x km /7.5 miles

Grade:  Strenuous mountain

Meet: 8.00 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.

Over the Pass to the Sea (dropped)

Saturday 19th May, 2018

Over the Pass to the Sea

2018 is the Year of the Sea in Wales, so we’re celebrating by walking over Bwlch y Ddeufaen above Rowen to the sea at Abergwyngregyn, or possibly ending up at Conwy, approaching it via Conwy Mountain.(either way we’ll find a cafe for a cuppa before returning!)

The route through Bwlch y Ddeufaen follows a Roman Road, and passes prehistoric cairns and standing stones.

The minibus will take us to Rowen, our starting point, and bring us back at the end of the walk.

Duration: All Day – 7 hours. Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance: 9 miles / 14 km

Grade: moderate

Meet: xxx 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 will open on 15 March, 2018.

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

The Miners’ Trail (dropped)

Either Fri/Sat/Sunday 18-20 May, 2018

The Miners’ Trail

The Gwydir Forest was once alive with metal mines. This trail visits a number of them, and returns via the old slate quarry at Llanrhychwyn.

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

Distance: x km /x 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 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 (dropped)

Friday 18th May, 2018

Natural History along the Drovers Road

We will be walking the old Drovers’ Road from Trefriw to Capel Curig, passing through ancient woodlands, past old mining sites and 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 have moulded and shaped this wonderful landscape as we go.

There will be time for a cuppa at Capel Curig or Plas y Brenin before the minibus brings us back to Trefriw.

Duration:  All day 6 hrs.   Please bring a packed lunch.

Distance:  8 miles / 13 km

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.

Bookings open on 15th March.

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