Nine easy to follow walk route maps from Llyn Ogwen in the Snowdonia, Gwynedd, Wales



Scroll down the list of walks below & click on each walk title (in blue) to locate it on the map above.


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Walk gw219 Llyn y Cwn from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A short but steep ascent to a fine view

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.25 miles (6.5 km)
Ascent:1,470 ft (448 m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw202 Pen yr Ole Wen via the South Western Ridge from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

Very steep climb - not for the inexperienced

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5 miles (7 km)
Ascent:2,329 ft (710 m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw147 Y Garn (Glyderau) from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A short but strenuous walk to dramatic views

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.75 miles (7.5 km)
Ascent:2,198 ft (670 m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw119 Tryfan from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

One of the finest mountains in Wales

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5 miles (12 km)
Ascent:2,814 ft (858 m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw115 Glyder Fach, Castell y Gwynt and Glyder Fawr from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A very steep ascent and descent

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5 miles (9 km)
Ascent:2,854 ft (870 m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw187 Y Garn (Glyderau), Glyder Fawr, Castell y Gwynt and Glyder Fach from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A strenuous walk to dramatic views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7 miles (11 km)
Ascent:3,308 ft (1,008 m)
Time:6 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw113 Pen Yr Ole Wen, Carnedd Dafydd, Carnedd Llewelyn and Pen Yr Helgi Du from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

A fine high walk with dramatic views

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.75 miles (15.5 km)
Ascent:3,523 ft (1,074 m)
Time:7 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk gw165 Carnedd Dafydd from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

Steep climb to dramatic views - can be difficult in mist

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.75 miles (14 km)
Ascent:3,108 ft (947 m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk cw129 The Welsh 3000's (Carneddau) from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

Peak baggers paradise

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.5 miles (18.5 km)
Ascent:4,599 ft (1,402 m)
Time:8.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)





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