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Snowdonia Slate Trail

Gwynedd

134 km / 83 miles
This is an 83 mile circular trail which enables walkers to explore the industrial heritage of the slate villages throughout Snowdonia. The route starts at Porth Penrhyn near Bangor and ends at Bethesda and attracts walkers to villages such as Llanllechid, Bethesda, Dinorwig, Llanberis, Waunfawr, Nantlle, Rhyd Ddu, Beddgelert, Croesor, Ffestiniog and Penmachno. The path passes by a number of social enterprises and community run facilities and provides opportunities for people to gain a better understanding and appreciation of the slate heritage of the area.


Details:

Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Other Paths
Very Challenging
Former Railway
Heritage
Geological
Railway
Start: SH591727 - Bangor, Gwynedd View on StreetMap
Finish: SH623667 - Bethesda, Gwynedd View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2017
Web Sites: Snowdonia Slate Trail

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Paperback Snowdonia Slate Trail  (Rucksack Readers  - 2018 )

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 114, 115, 116, 124
OS Landranger Active 114, 115, 116, 124
OS Explorer 17, 18, 254, 263
OS Explorer Active 17, 18, 254, 263

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Cae Berllan  (bookable online)
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Bryn Elltyd  (bookable online)
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Elen's Castle Hotel  (bookable online)
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94 Km
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Bron Nant Holiday Cottage  (bookable online)
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Llannerch Goch Luxury Cottages  (bookable online)
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The Park Hill  (bookable online)
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Tan y Foel Country Guest House  (bookable online)
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107 Km
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Garth Dderwen Guest House  (bookable online)
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107 Km
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107 Km
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Bryn Llewelyn Guest House  (bookable online)
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108 Km
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Meadowsweet Hotel  (bookable online)
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110 Km
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111 Km
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112 Km
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116 Km
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126 Km
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126 Km
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132.8 Km (82.5 miles)
4,451 m (14,603 ft) ascent
515 m (1,690 ft)  maximum height

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