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A Walk Above the Llugwy around Capel Curig

By Dave Roberts   

on August 23, 2016    No ratings yet.

A Walk Above the Llugwy around Capel Curig

Further Details

Route Summary:

Route Start Location: Capel Curig

6.33 km 176 m

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

Activivity Type: Easy Walk, Trail or Fell Runs

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A Walk Above the Llugwy around Capel Curig

An easy ramble that loops around Capel Curig, or a decent but short trail run, that takes in some wonderful views..

The highlights of this walk has to be the views towards the Snowdon Horseshoe both from the moorland above Capel and across Llynnoedd Mymbyr.

The Route

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Dave Roberts founded Walk Eryri in 2004, with the aim of providing routes that are off the beaten track. Walk Eryri is now part of Mud and Routes which continues to provide more off beat routes and walks in Snowdonia and beyond. Dave has been exploring the hills of Eryri for over thirty years, and is a qualified Mountain Leader. Dave also established Walk up Snowdon, Walk up Scafell Pike and Walk up Ben Nevis just to mention a few.

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