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Rhyd Dhu

Where to meet: Rhyd Dhu
Postcode:  LL54 6TN
Grid Reference: SH 571 527 


Rhyd Dhu is easily found on the A4085, between Caernnarfon and Beddgelert, about 20 minutes drive from Caernnarfon. The railway station will be found at the south end of the village, we will meet on the pay and display car park next to the station (£5 in 2016).

  1. Descending from the summit of Snowdon in winter conditions

    Snowdon from Rhyd Ddu


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

    Probably the quietest track to the summit of Snowdon, this route climbs the highest mountain in Wales by the Rhyd Dhu path, crossing the Bwelch Main ridge to the summit before returning by the Rangers Path to Rhyd Dhu

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