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Snowdon from Pen y Gwryd

Snowdon from Pen y Gwryd


Postby poppiesrara » Wed Jul 30, 2014 12:17 am

Hewitts included on this walk: Snowdon - Yr Wyddfa

Date walked: 27/07/2014

Time taken: 5

Distance: 13.5 km

Ascent: 1065m

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Nothing original about this route, but it's still as good a climb as there is anywhere to reach Snowdon via the PYG Track, even if the Miner's return again seemed to go on a little longer than it should. No hope of getting near Pen y Pass after noon on a summer Sunday and very lucky to squeeze into the last space a mile below... Stunning clear views and a good beer on top.

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