Hints and Tips for Climbing Snowdon

Snowdon Maps and Access

As far as Snowdon Maps and Access go, the OS Explorer maps at 1:25,000 scale show access land that has a Right to Roam. However, this isn’t as important as you might think. As someone who walks often in Snowdonia, we noticed no changes to the way we plan our walks when this legislation was …

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Walk up Snowdon Safely – Be Adventure Smart: Make your good day better

So it’s a Tuesday afternoon and we’re sat in the office discussing how to get people to take some simple actions to ensure they have a safe and comfortable day in the outdoors for the national safety campaign, AdventureSmart.UK. We have the country’s leading experts sat around the table so identifying the actions is simple. …

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Snowdon Weather Forecasts and Mountain Weather

Snowdon Weather forecasts Always check the latest mountain weather forecasts before your walk up Snowdon! By their nature, general forecasts aren’t particularly useful as they don’t take into account the weather the mountains themselves cause. Instead visit the following sites for reliable Snowdon weather forecasts. Don’t let the Warden’s Report at Pen y Pass come …

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Best Campsites Near Snowdon

For those who want to climb Snowdon, camping is an ideal way to base yourself in Snowdonia for a weekend or longer. You’re spoilt for choice, with at least 9 campsites around the mountain that are all within walking distance of the footpaths or the Snowdon Sherpa. Many of the campsites are geared around car …

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Snowdon Sherpa

Snowdon Sherpa bus service The Snowdon Sherpa bus service is the ideal option for walkers that are looking to minimise their use of the car, or those who want to avoid the scrabble for a parking space during Summer months. The service travels around the foot of Wales’s highest summit, and creates a handy link …

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Mountain Biking up Snowdon

Mountain Biking up Snowdon

We all know a walk up Snowdon is awesome, but so is mountain biking up Snowdon, indeed this ride is a true big mountain epic.  If timed well you’ll have huge views, lung busting climbs and grin inducing descents that you’ll only be sharing with a smattering of others.  Get your timing wrong and you’ll get …

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