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Where to meet: Pen-Y-Pass
Postcode:  LL55 4NY
Grid Reference: SH 647 557 


From the A55 coast road follow signs for Llanberis the A4086 to YHA Pen-Y-Pass. From the A5 turn onto A4086 at Capel Curig. Turn right at Pen-y-Gwryd Hotel. There is a Pay and Display car park on the left hand side of the road at the top of the pass.

Please note that there is limited parking at Pen Y Pass, at busy times it fills up early, there is a Park and Ride system from the lower car parks, but please leave plenty of time for this.

  1. The view north from Snowdon

    Snowdon by the PYG Track


    Distance: 12km / 8 miles
    Ascent: 1100m / 3700ft
    Duration: 6-7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 10:1

    The shortest climb to the summit of Snowdon

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  2. The summit of Snowdon appearing from the cloud

    Snowdon, The Linear Way


    Distance: 15km / 9 miles
    Ascent: 760m / 2500ft
    Duration: 7 hours
    Maximum Group Ratio: 8:1

    A walk with options to make it easier or harder

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