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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)

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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)

Tony Halliday walked up on June 29th, 2019 [from/via/route] stayed in a bunk house foot of snowden excellent weather good company right good laugh started llanberis [with] sally halliday jimmy boo and George our 3 dogs nic and ian o tony chall and wife jill bo millie and her friend [weather] really good weather conditions until the summit very cloudy last 3rd - really good weekend good weather good food great company and excellent walking avery busy lots of sheiks one of their religious days

Toby Norman climbed on July 6th, 2019 [with] TWAC

Debi Mcmillan bagged on July 14th, 2015 [from/via/route] Pyg [with] Heather [weather] Sunny

Andy Buxton hiked during August, 1962 [from/via/route] Llanberis path, Miners track. Snowdon Ranger [with] Dad [weather] 1 Brilliant;2&3 dry but misty

Angela Moroney summited during 2011 - 2017 3PEAKS

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

Emma Shaw scaled 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 walked up 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 climbed 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 bagged on July 20th, 2019 [from/via/route] Llanberis [with] Kat [weather] Sunny

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

Llyn Du-bach & Maen-offeren Quarry (foreground) with Allt-fawr, Moel Druman, Ysgafel Wen in the distance and Yr Aran, Mount Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) and Y Lliwedd on the horizon from the summit of Manod Mawr (North Top)

Llyn Du-bach & Maen-offeren Quarry (foreground) with Allt-fawr, Moel Druman, Ysgafel Wen in the distance and Yr Aran, Mount Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) and Y Lliwedd on the horizon from the summit of Manod Mawr (North Top)

Photo: Dafydd Morgan (54)

On the Pyg track heading for Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

On the Pyg track heading for Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Photo: Richard Nicholls (10)

The Snowdon Horseshoe from Glyder Fach - featuring in the mid-distance: Y Lliwedd (centre left), Crib Goch (centre right), Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) and Garnedd Ugain (Crib y Ddysgl) (far right)

The Snowdon Horseshoe from Glyder Fach - featuring in the mid-distance: Y Lliwedd (centre left), Crib Goch (centre right), Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) and Garnedd Ugain (Crib y Ddysgl) (far right)

Photo: Florence Belgravia (2)

On the summit of Mount Snowdon

On the summit of Mount Snowdon

Photo: John Cottle (2)

Snow on Y Lliwedd from the summit of Snowdon

Snow on Y Lliwedd from the summit of Snowdon

Photo: David Cartwright (7)

My uncle on the summit of Mount Snowdon

My uncle on the summit of Mount Snowdon

Photo: Tommy Guns (1)

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) in the snow from Crib Goch

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) in the snow from Crib Goch

Photo: Charles Brown (14)

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) (left), Yr Aran and Carnedd Moel Siabod (right) from the summit of Moel Yr Ogof

Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) (left), Yr Aran and Carnedd Moel Siabod (right) from the summit of Moel Yr Ogof

Photo: Gerald Murphy (191)

Moel Eilio rising above a temperature inversion from the Llanberis Path up Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Moel Eilio rising above a temperature inversion from the Llanberis Path up Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Photo: Steve Hitchman (2)

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)


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