This easy moderate walk by the Llanfrothen and Croesor Community Council in central Snowdonia, starts from Garreg and explores the nearby...
Reasonably quiet route up Snowdon from Rhyd Ddu
Start and Finish: Rhyd Ddu - Snowdon Summit
Pub with excellent ales in Rhyd Ddu.
Hazards: Some exposure on Bwlch Main
Sherpa Buses and WHR to Rhyd Ddu.
Parking: Plenty of parking the car park - usually a good bet on a busy weekend.
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The Rhyd Ddu Path up Snowdon
The Rhyd Ddu Path up Snowdon is one of the traditional routes, and originally started from Beddgelert as a pony track. It’s now one of the quieter paths up, reasonably easy to follow and with an excellent airy walk over Bwlch Main to reach the summit.
Difficulties Some exposure on Bwlch Main
Start / End Rhyd Ddu – Snowdon Summit
Facilities Pub with excellent ales in Rhyd Ddu.
Public Transport Sherpa Buses and WHR to Rhyd Ddu.
The Route In full is on Walk up SnowdonHillwalking