15 easy to follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Berwyns area of Snowdonia

The Berwyns area of Snowdonia National Park is the area enclosed by A494 from Llanuwchllyn to Druid to the North West; the A5 to Chirk (Y Waun) to the North; the border between Wales and England to Llynclys to the East; the A495 to Bwlch-y-cibau, the A490 to Llanfyllin, the B4393 to Llyn Efymwy and then a minor road to Bwlch y Groes to the South; and then Cwm Cynllwyd to Llanuwchllyn to the South West.

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Fifteen easy-to-follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Berwyns area of 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 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)


Walk 2 Walking Bootprint Icon

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 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 4 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk po142 Cadair Berwyn from Pistyll Rhaeadr

The finest viewpoint in Wales?

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:2,530ft (771m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk po155 Post Gwyn and Glan Hafon from Pistyll Rhaeadr

Quiet lonely hills with fantastic views

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:2,215ft (675m)
Time:5.25hrs
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)


Walk 7 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw145 Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw and Cyrniau Nod from Hirnant Pass

The fabulous Berwyns

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.5ml (17km)
Ascent:2,081ft (634m)
Time:6 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 8 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk po109 Foel Wen and Cadair Berwyn from Tyn-y-fridd

Is this the finest view in Wales?

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:2,632ft (802m)
Time:6 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 9 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk dn127 Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top and Cadair Bronwen from Llandrillo

Quiet and wild heathery moorland - lovely

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.25ml (16.5km)
Ascent:2,627ft (801m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 10 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk dn103 Moel Fferna and Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top from Cynwyd

Fine mountain walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.25ml (19.5km)
Ascent:2,356ft (718m)
Time:6.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 11 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw120 The Western Berwyns from Hirnant Pass

The fabulous Berwyns

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.75ml (20.5km)
Ascent:2,763ft (842m)
Time:7½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 12 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk po117 Cadair Berwyn and Post Gwyn from Pistyll Rhaeadr

The finest viewpoint in Wales?

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.25ml (19.5km)
Ascent:3,180ft (969m)
Time:7.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 13 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw103 Cadair Idris (Penygadair), Cyfrwy and Gau Graig via The Minffordd Path

Simply spectacular

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.5ml (17km)
Ascent:4,060ft (1,237m)
Time:8 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 14 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk dn116 Moel Fferna, Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top and Cadair Bronwen from Cynwyd

Fine long mountain walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:15.5ml (25km)
Ascent:3,157ft (962m)
Time:8.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk dn155 Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top, Cadair Bronwen and Cadair Berwyn from Landrillo

Long, lonely mountain walk - terrific!

Vital Statistics:

Length:16.25ml (26km)
Ascent:3,213ft (979m)
Time:9 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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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