13 easy to follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Carneddau area of Snowdonia

The Carneddau area of Snowdonia National Park is enclosed by the edge of the Snowdonia National Park to the West, North and East and the A5 (Nant Ffrancon, Llyn Ogwen, Nant y Benglog and Betws-y-Coed) to the South.

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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Thirteen easy-to-follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Carneddau 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 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)


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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 cw191 Creigiau Gleision from Llyn Crafnant

Lovely views with little company

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.75ml (12.5km)
Ascent:2,785ft (849m)
Time:5.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk gw171 Bera Bach from Bont Newydd

Fine views of the coast & Carneddau

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:2,795ft (852m)
Time:5.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw126 Craig Eigiau and Pen Llithrig y Wrach from Llyn Eigiau

Superb mountain walk with fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:2,714ft (827m)
Time:6.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk cw132 Pen Llithrig y Wrach and Creigiau Gleision from Llyn Eigiau

Superb lake views

Vital Statistics:

Length:10ml (16km)
Ascent:3,027ft (923m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk gw165 Carnedd Dafydd from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

High fells and dramatic views

Vital Statistics:

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


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Walk cw113 Carnedd Dafydd and Carnedd Llewelyn from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

A fine high walk with dramatic views

Vital Statistics:

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


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Walk gw122 The Cwm Llafar Horseshoe

Superb ridge walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:9ml (14.5km)
Ascent:3,660ft (1,116m)
Time:7 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk cw199 Carnedd Llewelyn, Foel Grach and Pen Llithrig y Wrach from Llyn Eigiau

Superb mountain walk with fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:11ml (17.5km)
Ascent:3,641ft (1,110m)
Time:7.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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

Peak baggers paradise

Vital Statistics:

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


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Walk gw183 Bera Bach, Foel Grach and Drum from Bont Newydd

Fine views of the coast and the Carneddau

Vital Statistics:

Length:14.75ml (23.5km)
Ascent:3,890ft (1,186m)
Time:9.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk cw146 Craig Eigiau, Pen Llithrig y Wrach and Creigiau Gleision from Llyn Eigiau

Superb mountain walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:13.5ml (21.5km)
Ascent:4,477ft (1,364m)
Time:9½ 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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