Category Archives: The Walks Programme

To the Sea

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

To the Sea!

2018 is the Year of the Sea in Wales, so we’re celebrating by walking over Bwlch y Ddeufaen to the sea at Abergwyngregyn (where there’s a nice cafe!).

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 from Abergyngregyn at the end of the walk.

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

Distance: x km /x miles

Grade: moderate

Meet: 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).

Booking will not open until March 2018.

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

The Miners’ Trail

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

The Miners’ Trail

The Gwydir Forest was once alve 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.

Alpine Flowers

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

Alpine Flowers

This walk will take you up into Llyn Idwal, at the foot of the Glyders, where an expert will help you finf some of the rarer Alpine plants which grow there.

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

Minibus there and back.

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.

Hills and Skills

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

Hills and Skills

Fancy a good walk, and at the same time developing your walking skills, such as using a compass, map reading, first aid, etc.?

 

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 mid-March 2018.

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

Cuckoo Country

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

Cuckoo Country

Throughout the month of May cuckoos can be heard in this fine walking area.  We can almost guarantee you’ll hear one!

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.

The Crafnant Horseshoe

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

The Crafnant Horseshoe

Not for the faint-hearted, this is the route of the annual Trefriw Mill Fell Race.  Total ascent is about 3000′.

This area is remote, and can be cold at the highest point of Creigiau Gleision.  Please ensure that you have warm, waterproof clothing and good boots.

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

Distance: x km /11 miles

Grade:  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 mid-March 2018.

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

Water for the Coast

Either Fri/Sat/Sunday 18-20 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.

A Short Yoga/Mindfulness Walk

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

An afternoon Yoga/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:  1:15 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.

A choice of 20 walks! Rhywbeth i bawb!