Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage

Perfect on a warm, hot sunny day


Route outline for walk gw106:

Llyn Ogwen  -  Ogwen Cottage  -  Nant Idawl  -  Llyn Idwal  -  Idwal Slabs  -  Ogwen Cottage  -  Llyn Ogwen



This walk 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)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage

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Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Ogwen Cottage, Nant Ffrancon and the shoulder of Pen yr Ole Wen from Llyn Idwal

Ogwen Cottage, Nant Ffrancon and the shoulder of Pen yr Ole Wen from Llyn Idwal

Photo: Chris Player (8)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Footbridge near Llyn Idwal

Footbridge near Llyn Idwal

Photo: Geoff Smithson (20)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Tryfan from Llyn Ogwen

Tryfan from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (1)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Bristly Ridge and Glyder Fach from Llyn Ogwen

Bristly Ridge and Glyder Fach from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (2)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Llyn Idwal and Pen yr Ole Wen from below Glyder Fawr

Llyn Idwal and Pen yr Ole Wen from below Glyder Fawr

Photo: Chris Clarke (8)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Foel-goch (Glyderau) and Mynydd Perfedd from Llyn Ogwen

Foel-goch (Glyderau) and Mynydd Perfedd from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (5)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Biscuits and hot chocolate near Llyn Idwal with the Nant Ffrancon valley in the distance

Biscuits and hot chocolate near Llyn Idwal with the Nant Ffrancon valley in the distance

Photo: Robert McAllister (1)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - The Devils' Kitchen (Twll Du) (left) and Y Garn (Glyderau) (right) from near Idwal Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

The Devils' Kitchen (Twll Du) (left) and Y Garn (Glyderau) (right) from near Idwal Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Rob Barklamb (51)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - The Devil's Kitchen (Twll Du) from near Llyn Idwal

The Devil's Kitchen (Twll Du) from near Llyn Idwal

Photo: Geoff Smithson (24)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Tryfan, Bwlch Tryfan, Bristly Ridge and Glyder Fach from Llyn Ogwen

Tryfan, Bwlch Tryfan, Bristly Ridge and Glyder Fach from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (3)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Y Garn from from Llyn Idwal

Y Garn from from Llyn Idwal

Photo: Mike Knipe (120)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - The Devil's Kitchen (Twll Du) from above Llyn Idwal

The Devil's Kitchen (Twll Du) from above Llyn Idwal

Photo: Geoff Smithson (25)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Y Garn (Glyderau), Foel-goch (Glyderau), Mynydd Perfedd and the shoulder of Pen yr Ole Wen from Llyn Ogwen

Y Garn (Glyderau), Foel-goch (Glyderau), Mynydd Perfedd and the shoulder of Pen yr Ole Wen from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (6)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Y Garn (Glyderau) (far left), Foel-goch (Glyderau) and Carnedd y Filliast from Llyn Idwal

Y Garn (Glyderau) (far left), Foel-goch (Glyderau) and Carnedd y Filliast from Llyn Idwal

Photo: Chris Player (7)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Llyn Idwal with Y Garn (Glyderau) beyond

Llyn Idwal with Y Garn (Glyderau) beyond

Photo: Geoff Smithson (27)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Llyn Idwal with Tryfan beyond

Llyn Idwal with Tryfan beyond

Photo: Geoff Smithson (28)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Stonechat at Llyn Idwal Nature Reserve

Stonechat at Llyn Idwal Nature Reserve

Photo: Chris Clarke (7)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Cwm Idwal featuring Glyder Fawr (left), Twll Du or The Devil's Kitchen (centre) and Y Garn (right)

Cwm Idwal featuring Glyder Fawr (left), Twll Du or The Devil's Kitchen (centre) and Y Garn (right)

Photo: Don Williams (5)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Pen Yr Ole Wen from near Llyn Idwal

Pen Yr Ole Wen from near Llyn Idwal

Photo: Geoff Smithson (23)

Walk gw106 A circuit of Llyn Idwal from Ogwen Cottage - Looking back up to The Devil's Kitchen (Twll Du) from Llyn Idwal

Looking back up to The Devil's Kitchen (Twll Du) from Llyn Idwal

Photo: Geoff Smithson (74)


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