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Glyderau Challenge Walk

26 km / 16 miles

Conwy, Gwynedd
An end to end traverse of the Glyderau with 6,500ft of ascent and minimal road walking. Some scrambling is involved - mountaineering equipment may be required for a winter crossing. Though not long as the crow flies the walk is a tough one. There is much ascent and descent, some of the going is rough, and you need to use your hands often to enjoy some good scrambling.


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Anytime Challenges; Moorland; Mountain
Start
SH720581 - Capel Curig, Conwy
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Finish
SH625669 - Bethesda, Gwynedd
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet
Glyderau Challenge Walk (John Merrill Foundation - 1999)
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Route Profile:

24.9 Km (15.5 miles)
1,952 m (6,404 ft) ascent
979 m (3,212 ft)  maximum height