7 easy to follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Glyders (or Glyderau) area of Snowdonia

The Glyders (or Glyderau) area of Snowdonia National Park is enclosed by Bethesda to the North, the A5 (Nant Ffrancon, Llyn Ogwen & Nant y Benglog) to the North East, Capel Curig to the East, the A4086 (The Pass of Llanberis & Dyffryn Mymbyr) to the South and the edge of the Snowdonia National Park to the West.

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Seven easy-to-follow circular walk route maps of all grades in The Glyders (or Glyderau) 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 gw219 Llyn y Cwn from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A short but steep ascent to a fine view

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (7km)
Ascent:1,414ft (431m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 2 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)


Walk 3 Walking Bootprint Icon

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)


Walk 4 Walking Bootprint Icon

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)


Walk 5 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw187 Y Garn (Glyders) and The Glyders from Ogwen Cottage, Llyn Ogwen

A strenuous walk to dramatic views

Vital Statistics:

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


Walk 6 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw194 Y Garn (Glyders) and Elidir Fawr from Nant Peris

High level walk with superb mountain views

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.75ml (15.5km)
Ascent:4,369ft (1,332m)
Time:8 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 7 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk gw102 The Welsh 3000's (The Glyders) from Llanberis

5 of the 15 Welsh 3000's

Vital Statistics:

Length:11ml (17.5km)
Ascent:5,327ft (1,624m)
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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