108 easy to follow circular walk route maps of all grades in Snowdonia

Snowdonia National Park is the area of Wales within the Snowdonia National Park boundary including the non-National Park 'island' around Blaenau Ffestiniog.

Tap/mouse over a coloured circle (1-3 easy walks, 4-6 moderate walks, 7-9 hard walks) and click to select. To see multiple walks that start in the same location (where available) choose 'Satellite' and Zoom in.



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One hundred eight easy-to-follow circular walk route maps of all grades in Snowdonia in Walk Grade Order

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


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again


Walk 1 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw205 The Precipice Walk and Llyn Cynwych from Coed y Groes

Short, level walk with superb views

Vital Statistics:

Length:3.5mls (5.5km)
Ascent:289ft (88m)
Time:1.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk gw101 Aber Falls (Rhaeadr-fawr) from Bont Newydd

Easy stroll to a stunning waterfall

Vital Statistics:

Length:3ml (5km)
Ascent:459ft (140m)
Time:1½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk gw106 A circuit ofLlyn Idwal fromOgwen Cottage

Perfect on a warm, hot sunny day

Vital Statistics:

Length:2.5mls (4km)
Ascent:433ft (132m)
Time:1½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk cw225 Tal y Fan and Foel Lwyd from Bwlch y Ddeufaen

The view from Tal y Fan is stupendous

Vital Statistics:

Length:3.75ml (6km)
Ascent:863ft (263m)
Time:2.25hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk gw270 Mynydd Graig Goch from Cors y Llyn

The direct route up the UK's 'newest' mountain

Vital Statistics:

Length:2.5mls (4km)
Ascent:1,221ft (372m)
Time:2.25hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk cw128 Tai Penamnen and Cwm Penamnen from Dolwyddelan

A quiet valley stroll on good paths

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.75ml (7.5km)
Ascent:624ft (190m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk gw135 Bryn Banon from Llandderfel

Good views of the Dee valley

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:843ft (257m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk gw202 A circuit of Llyn Gwynant

A quiet valley walk round a pretty lake

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:722ft (220m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk dn128 Foel Cwm-Sian Llwyd from Cwm Sian Llwyd

Wild heathery top with fine views of Snowdonia

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:916ft (279m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk gw128 Llyn y Cadair from Llyn Gwernan

Dramatic cliffs and a delightful tarn

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (7km)
Ascent:1,454ft (443m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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


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Walk gw238 Mynydd Graig Goch via Bwlch Cwmdulyn from Cors y Llyn

The UK's 'newest' mountain

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5mls (7km)
Ascent:1,336ft (407m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw190 The Arthog Waterfalls and Cregennen Lakes from Arthog

Fine waterfalls, serene lakes, great views

Vital Statistics:

Length:5mls (8km)
Ascent:1,375ft (419m)
Time:3.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw105 Llyn Elsi from Betws-y-Coed

Delightful forest walk - steep ascent early on

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (9km)
Ascent:1,250ft (381m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw201 Yr Orsedd from Bwlch y Ddeufaen

Magnificent views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:1,346ft (410m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw108 Foel Goch from Cefn-ddwysarn

Quiet lonely hills

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:1,364ft (416m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw154 Llyn Llydaw and Glaslyn via the PYG Track and Miners' Track from Pen y Pass

A taste of Snowdon without the climbing

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (8.5km)
Ascent:1,562ft (476m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw196 Foel Goch and Foel y Geifr from Hirnant Pass

A quick taste of the Berwyns

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.75ml (7.5km)
Ascent:1,628ft (496m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw261 Rhosydd Quarry from Croseor

A walk into yesteryear.

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (8.5km)
Ascent:1,453ft (443m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw144 Grib Ddu and Beddgelert from Nantmoor

Good views of Snowdon

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:1,414ft (431m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw202 Pen yr Ole Wen from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

Superb views of the Carneddau

Vital Statistics:

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


Walk 22 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw147 Y Garn (The Glyders) from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A short but strenuous walk to dramatic views

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:2,198ft (670m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw246 Yr Orsedd from Hafod-y-gelyn

Magnificent short ridge walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:1,621ft (494m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 24 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw162 Y Garn (Rhinogs) from Ganllwyd

Fine views of Cadair Idris and the Arans

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5ml (8.5km)
Ascent:2,032ft (619m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 25 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw150 Moel Ysgyfarnogod and Foel Penolau from Moel-y-geifr

Fine views of The Rhinogs and Snowdon

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.5mls (10.5km)
Ascent:1,664ft (507m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 26 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk cw159 Drosgol (Moelwyns) and Ty Mawr Wybrnant from Dolwyddelan

Ancient pathways - but can be boggy!

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:1,726ft (526m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 27 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw114 Llyn Gwynant from Pen y Pass

A fine quiet valley walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:1,476ft (450m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 28 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw151 Mynydd Mawr (Llyn Cwellyn) from Rhyd Ddu

Forest, mountain & lakeshore walking

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.5ml (10.5km)
Ascent:2,001ft (610m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 29 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw153 Crib Goch from Pen y Pass

Snowdon's famous ridge walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:2,424ft (739m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 30 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw188 The first part of the Nantlle Ridge from Rhyd Ddu

One of the finest ridge walks in Britain

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:2,304ft (702m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 31 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk dn106 Foel Cwm-Sian Llwyd from Cwm Pennant

Wild heathery top with fine views of Snowdonia

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:1,661ft (506m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 32 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk cw208 Drum from Bwlch y Ddeufaen

Quiet lonely hills with fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.25ml (13km)
Ascent:1,906ft (581m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 33 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw177 Foel Goch (Arenigs) and Moel Emoel from Cefn-ddwysarn

Good views of the Arenig Mountains

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:1,963ft (598m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 34 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw182 Carnedd y Filiast (Arenigs) and Foel-boeth from Llyn Celyn

Fine views from wild mountains

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:1,841ft (561m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 35 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw203 Craig Cwm Silyn, Garnedd-goch and Mynydd Graig Goch from Cors y Llyn

The UK's 'newest' mountain

Vital Statistics:

Length:7mls (11.5km)
Ascent:2,123ft (647m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 36 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk cw214 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng, Capel Curig

Testing scramble

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.25ml (8.5km)
Ascent:2,616ft (797m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 37 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk cw178 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng, Capel Curig

Superb Views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (9km)
Ascent:2,599ft (792m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw115 Glyder Fach and Glyder Fawr from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A very steep ascent and descent

Vital Statistics:

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


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Walk gw131 Cnicht from Croesor

Cnicht offers almost a 360 degree panorama.

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:2,273ft (693m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw156 Cadair Idris (Penygadair) via The Fox's Path

Truly spectacular - short but very steep

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:2,609ft (975m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw200 Moelwyn Mawr and Moelwyn Bach from Tanygrisiau

A steep ascent to fine views of two valleys

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:2,691ft (820m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw115 Allt-fawr, Moel Druman and Ysgafell Wen from Crimea Pass (Bwlch y Gorddinan)

Superb views in glorious solitude

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.5mls (10.5km)
Ascent:2,422ft (738m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig

Superb Views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.5ml (10.5km)
Ascent:2,819ft (859m)
Time:5.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw172 Tal y Fan and Yr Orsedd from Bwlch y Ddeufaen

Magnificent views

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:2,234ft (681m)
Time:5.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw125 Tarrenhendre from Abergynolwyn

Beyond the station you'll see hardly a soul

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:2,281ft (695m)
Time:5.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw119 Tryfan from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

One of the finest mountains in Wales

Vital Statistics:

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


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Walk gw127 Dduallt and Rhobell Fawr from Cwm yr Allt-lwyd

Quiet, little visited hills with fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.5ml (13.5km)
Ascent:2,493ft (760m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 48 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw132 Tyrrau Mawr (Craig-las) and Craig-y-llyn from Llynnau Cregennen

Fine cliff top views (and fewer crowds)

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.5ml (13.5km)
Ascent:2,406ft (733m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen

Quiet secluded hills with great views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:2,781ft (848m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw142 Cadair Idris (Penygadair) via The Minffordd Path

Just spectacular

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:3,218ft (981m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again



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