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Route Summary:

This walk includes the Washi of Cnicht

This walk includes the Hewitt of Cnicht

This walk includes the Nuttall of Cnicht

Distance
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Time
10.67 km 636 m

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Cnicht and Bwlch y Battel from Gelli Iago Details

An alternative route up one of the iconic Welsh hills. You approach via the pleasant Cwm Gelli Iago, towards the unassuming western faceof Cnicht and wonder what the fuss is all about.

However, on passing through a quiet valley with it’s tarn, this route brings you to the south of the hill and an approach along the more recognisable path from Croesor.

The Route

The original walk we linked to has broken – so we’ll be looking to update this route soon.

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Dave Roberts

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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