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Eastern Carneddau from Capel Curig
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Photo from the walk - Eastern Carneddau from Capel Curig

Nat Park - Snowdonia

County/Area - Conwy

Author - Stephen Starkey

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 2750 feet / 833 metres

Grade - moderate

The Eastern Carneddau offer some excellent walking even if there is a tendency for it to be wet underfoot. Creigiau Gleision is the highest summit and this offers some spectacular views north to the High Carneddau and down to Llyn Cowlyd. 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 2766
Capel Pinnacle / Y Pincin from Capel Curig
Grade - easy
Length - 1.0 miles / 1.6 km
Walk 2902
Creigiau Gleision & Llyn Cowlyd from Capel Curig
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2300
Glyder Fach from Capel Curig
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km
Walk 1661
Crimpiau from Capel Curig
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 3402
0.4 miles / 0.6 km away
Moel Siabod circuit from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 3005
0.5 miles / 0.8 km away
Clogwen from Bryntyrch, Capel Curig
Grade - easy
Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km
Walk 1151
1.2 miles / 1.9 km away
Moel Siabod from Pont Cyfyng, near Capel Curig
Grade - hard
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 2919
1.2 miles / 1.9 km away
Moel Siabod from Capel Curig
Grade - moderate
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 3056
2.4 miles / 3.9 km away
Pen yr Helgi Du from the Ogwen Valley
Grade - moderate
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1232
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Carnedd Llewelyn, Llyn Eigiau & Llyn Cowlyd
Grade - hard
Length - 16.0 miles / 26 km
Walk 2855
2.6 miles / 4.1 km away
Gallt yr Ogof & Braich y Ddeugwm
Grade - moderate
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1332
2.8 miles / 4.5 km away
Four lakes of the Gwydir Forest
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2592
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Llyn Geirionydd & Llyn Bychan from Llyn Crafnant
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2608
3.2 miles / 5.1 km away
Crimpiau & Creigiau Gleision from Llyn Crafnant
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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