Carneddau

Description

In the series of beautiful names, Wales has the best prospects. Apart from its pretty name, Carneddau is an impressive massive in the north of Wales, near Bangor. Much of its grounds lie above 3000 feet. Seven of the peaks are above 900 meter. Carnedd Llewelyn is the highest of them, 1064 m.

The Carneddau are part of the Snowdonia National Park in Wales. Special feature are the wild horses habitating the area. Walking opportunities are good for the serious hiker.

Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • Mountain Walking in Snowdonia
  • Guidebook to 40 of Snowdonia's best day walks, with routes up Snowdon and Tryfan, including the Snowdon Horseshoe, Cadair Idris, Y Garn and The Rhinogs. The routes range from Grade 1 scrambles like Crib Goch or Bristly Ridge, to riverside and forest walks. Includes details of a 2-day traverse of all 15 of Snowdonia's 3000ft peaks. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • Mountain Walking in Snowdonia: 40 Finest Routes in Snowdonia
  • This guidebook describes 40 day walks exploring Snowdonia. It showcases some of the best mountain walks in the area, with routes up Snowdon and Tryfan alongside other classic peaks like Y Garn, Cadair Idris and the Glyders. Routes are graded easy to strenuous and include airy and pulse-quickening scrambles such as Crib Goch and Bristly Ridge as... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2016
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids Mountain walking Snowdonia | Cicerone
  • Uitstekende wandelgids voor dit uitdagende wandelgebied in Wales. 38 dagtochten en een tweedaagse tocht. This guidebook describes 40 day walks exploring Snowdonia. It showcases some of the best mountain walks in the area, with routes up Snowdon and Tryfan alongside other classic peaks like Y Garn, Cadair Idris and the Glyders. Routes are graded... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • The Snowdonia Way
  • Guidebook to walking the Snowdonia Way in Wales, a long-distance route through Snowdonia National Park from Machynlleth to Conwy. Low-level route of 97 miles (6 to 8 stages) includes Pass of Aberglaslyn, Ogwen Valley and Aber Falls. The mountain route is 122 miles in 9 stages, including Cadair Idris, Snowdon and Glyders. With planning information. Read more
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United Kingdom
2017
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
  • Wandelgids Snowdonia Way | Cicerone
  • Een beschrijving van de Snowdonia Way, goede beschrijving met gedetailleerd kaartmateriaal..Ook praktische informatie en hoogteprofielen per etappe. This guidebook describes the Snowdonia Way in Wales, a long-distance route through Snowdonia National Park from Machynlleth to Conwy. A low-level route of 97 miles (in 6 stages of between 13 and 21... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2014
  • Welsh Winter Climbs
  • Guidebook to winter climbing in Wales. All the classic winter routes, plus many short outcrop climbs. Covers Carneddau, Glyderau, Llanberis, Yr Wyddfa, Nantlle, Lleyn Peninsula, Moelwynion, Rhinog, Cader Idris, Aran, Dyfi and Berwyn. It offers fuller descriptions where available and tackles grading, with advice on mountaineering issues. Read more
Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2017
  • Scrambles in Snowdonia
  • Guidebook to 80 graded scrambles in Snowdonia, North Wales. This revised edition of Steve Ashton's classic guide is illustrated with photo topos, and includes 16 routes selected by the updaters, as well as all the classic routes including the Snowdon Horseshoe, North Ridge of Tryfan, Bristly Ridge and the Cneifion and Cyfrwy Arêtes. Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2017
  • Wandelgids Scrambles in Snowdonia | Cicerone
  • This revised edition of Steve Ashton's classic guide presents 80 scrambles in the stunning Snowdonia National Park, offering challenge, adventure and exhilaration, but also breathtaking scenery and an unparalleled opportunity to connect with the mountains of North Wales. The graded routes range from introductory traverses to demanding climbs... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2013
  • Ridges of Snowdonia
  • Guidebook of the best ridge walks in Snowdonia. Routes from 8km to 60km for competent and experienced walkers. Walks include ridges in the Carneddau, Glyders and Tryfan, Snowdon range, Crib Coch, Nantlle, Rhinogs, Arans, Cader Idris and a Snowdonia 3000er traverse. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2013
  • Snowdonia Ridges
  • Steve Ashton’s Cicerone guide to the Ridges of Snowdonia details some of the best ridge-walking in this wild and beautiful part of north Wales. Once described as the “only purely philosophical guide to hill-walking”, the guide is a unique combination of route description and exploration of the hill-walking experience that has stood the test of... Read more
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United Kingdom
2013
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2010
  • Hillwalking in Wales - Vol 1
  • The first of two guidebooks describing walking routes up every 2000-footer in Wales - covers Arans, Arenigs, Berwyns, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons, Cader Idris, Carneddau, Cwmdeuddwr hills and the Dovey hills. The entire collection of 166 routes are arranged alphabetically over the two volumes. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2010
  • Wales Hill Walking - Volume 1 - Arans - Dovey Hills
  • Hill Walking in Wales- Volume 1 is part of an alphabetically arranged, two-book series of Peter Hermon’s Cicerone guides describing walking routes up every single 2000-footer in Wales. This volume covers the many hills of Wales, taking in the Arans, Arenigs, Berwyns, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons, Cader Idris, Carneddau, Cwmdeuddwr and Dovey... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2010
  • Hillwalking in Wales - Vol 2
  • The first of two guidebooks describing walking routes up every 2000-footer in Wales - covers Arans - Dovey hills. The routes - all 166 of them - are arranged alphabetically over the two volumes. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2014
  • The Mountains of England and Wales: Vol 1 Wales
  • The Nuttalls are hills over 2000ft high in England and Wales. The 190 Nuttalls in Wales are split into: Carneddau, Glyders, Snowdon, Moel Hebog, Moelwyns, Arenigs, Berwyns, Arans, Rhinogs, Cadair Idris, central Wales, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons. Definitive lists, detailed route descriptions, maps and drawings of Wales' highest peaks. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • The Mountains of England and Wales: Vol. 1 - Wales
  • The Mountains of England and Wales - Volume 1 is John and Anne Nuttall’s Cicerone guide to walking the highest summits in the country. The guide describes the ascent of all 190 mountains in Wales and is a companion to the authors’ similar work on England. Each of the mountains are grouped by range, allowing walkers to easily find relevant and... Read more
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2014
  • The Mountains of England and Wales: Vol 1 Wales
  • The Nuttalls are hills over 2000ft high in England and Wales. The 190 Nuttalls in Wales are split into: Carneddau, Glyders, Snowdon, Moel Hebog, Moelwyns, Arenigs, Berwyns, Arans, Rhinogs, Cadair Idris, central Wales, Black Mountains, Brecon Beacons. Definitive lists, detailed route descriptions, maps and drawings of Wales' highest peaks. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Snowdonia - Day Walks
  • Day Walks in Snowdonia is the seventh title in Vertebrate Publishing`s series of compact and portable hill walking guidebooks. This book showcases 20 circular routes, between 5.5 and 12 miles (9km and 19km) in length, suitable for hill walkers of all abilities. Additionally included in a Bonus Section are two of the UK`s classic scrambles: The... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2013
  • Snowdonia Scrambles
  • Steve Ashton’s Cicerone guide to Scrambling in Snowdonia is an extensive companion on any keen scrambler’s trip to mid-Wales. Each of the routes described are in the northern half of Snowdonia National Park where some of the most rugged mountains are found; opportunities in the southern half being scarcer. Ashton divides the area into four main... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mountain Walks: The Finest Mountain Walks in Snowdonia
  • This attractive and cleverly structured guide gives walkers ten of the finest walks on the high mountains of the Snowdonia National Park in a popular pocketable format. With clear information, an overview and introduction for each walk, expertly written numbered directions, large scale Ordnance Survey maps, superb, eye-grabbing panoramic... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • North Wales Trail Running: 20 off-Road Routes for Trail & Fell Runners
  • North Wales Trail Running is a comprehensive guide to off-road running across North Wales, including Snowdonia, Anglesey and into the Llyn Peninsula and the Clwyds. With 20 runs from 4km to 20.4km in length, this book is suitable for runners of all abilities. North Wales has some of the most diverse terrain in the UK, from rocky outcrops and... Read more
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