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Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)
1085m (3561ft)

The Snowdon Area, Snowdonia, Gwynedd, Wales

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) is the highest point in the county of Gwynedd, the highest point in Snowdonia National Park and the highest point in England and Wales.


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The building on the summit of Snowdon (Hafod Eryri - The Snowdon Summit Visitor Centre and Cafe) is thought to be the home of the highest house mice in England and Wales!


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Welsh Mountain
1st highest in Wales,
1st in England & Wales

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Welsh Nuttall
1st highest in Wales,
1st in England & Wales

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Welsh Marilyn
1st highest in Wales,
43rd in Great Britain

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Welsh Trig Point (Pillar)

Walk Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) walking UK Mountains in The Snowdon Area Snowdonia National Park Gwynedd    Wales

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Photo: Don Williams

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL17
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Map 115
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:

You can walk to the top of Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) by using any of these 12 easy to follow route maps:














Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Sarah Baker walked up on April 22nd, 2014 [with] Larry baker, Simon firmin, Daryl Naylor and Naomi Peachey [weather] Wet and misty

Emma Shaw climbed during August, 2017 [from/via/route] Up on Miners Track from Youth Hostel. Down on Llanberris Path to Llanberris. [with] 12 year old daughter [weather] very misty in the morning, clearing at 8am, missly with little visibility on steep climb then glorious sun after our stop at the café - could see to the coast from the summit. Magical day. - My daughter said: lets climb a mountain. We had one day and one night available towards the end of August. we drove to Snowdonia from Oxfordshire way, picking up mountain map en route. Stayed for the first time in the fabulous youth hostel. It had been raining the entire summer and too misty all week on Snowdon for novices, or anyone, really. We set out expecting to have to turn back. But didn't. Arrived at top able to just about see our hands in front of our faces. Came out of café to totally clear and sunny day. Incredible. Decided to do 3 peak challenge over next summer holidays...

Nicola Parkinson bagged on July 20th, 2019 [from/via/route] Night walk up Pyg and down Miners [with] Wally's Wacky Walkers [weather] Awful. Wind, rain, cold, mist

Chris Hughes hiked on June 27th, 2015 [from/via/route] Pyg then down the miners [with] Becky [weather] sunny until half way up then misty - Our first big peak

Craig Redman summited on July 20th, 2019 [from/via/route] Llanberis [with] Kat [weather] Sunny

Mark Heybourne conquered on May 3rd, 1980 [from/via/route] pyg track and miners track [weather] showers - no view at the top

Wynne Roberts scaled on June 15th, 2019 [from/via/route] Watkin Pass [with] Gareth [weather] Sunny spells. Breezy - Came back to campsite at 10:45pm

Alan Pritchard walked up on May 11th, 2009 [with] Dave Levi [weather] Good ml - Walked the Snowdon horseshoe a few times. 😎🚶‍♂️

Michael Rygol climbed on May 27th, 2019 [with] Angela

Anthony Scott bagged on August 2nd, 2018 [from/via/route] ranger path [with] HF [weather] cloudy and drizzle

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

View back down the South Ridge to Yr Aran from the summit of Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

View back down the South Ridge to Yr Aran from the summit of Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Photo: Gerald Murphy (11)

My oldest sons (14 and 15 years old) and some of their mates get hands on at the cairn, on top of Mount Snowdon after doing a charity walk.

My oldest sons (14 and 15 years old) and some of their mates get hands on at the cairn, on top of Mount Snowdon after doing a charity walk.

Photo: Sara Hatcha (1)

Me on the summit of Snowdon

Me on the summit of Snowdon

Photo: David Bald (1)

Llynnau Barlwyd (foreground), Moel Farlwyd (midground left), Yr Aran (pointed peak above Moel Farlwyd), Mount Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) & Y Lliwedd from Moel Penamnen

Llynnau Barlwyd (foreground), Moel Farlwyd (midground left), Yr Aran (pointed peak above Moel Farlwyd), Mount Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) & Y Lliwedd from Moel Penamnen

Photo: Dafydd Morgan (49)

Glaslyn, Llyn Llydaw and Y Lliwedd from the Miners' Track near the summit of Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Glaslyn, Llyn Llydaw and Y Lliwedd from the Miners' Track near the summit of Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Photo: Barry Lugg (15)

. . . round the other side of the cafe at the top of Snowdon

. . . round the other side of the cafe at the top of Snowdon

Photo: Oliver Hunter (2)

James, James Lawton and Pete on Snowdon

James, James Lawton and Pete on Snowdon

Photo: Brian Dexter (9)

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) from Crib Goch

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) from Crib Goch

Photo: Liz Halpin (4)

Me and my wife on Mount Snowdon

Me and my wife on Mount Snowdon

Photo: Ian Miller (1)

Approaching Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) Summit

Approaching Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) Summit

Photo: Charlotte Drysdale (4)


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