The Glyderau Mountains

The Glyderau mountain range consists of twelve summits and occupies an unique position in Snowdonia National Park. Located between the Snowdon massif and the expansive mountains of the Carneddau, the Glyderau ridge offers far reaching mountainous scenery. From the ground, the two highest peaks Glyder Fawr and Glyder Fach are unassuming. The broad mountain plateau obscure … More The Glyderau Mountains

Crimpiau, Snowdonia National Park

Crimpiau (475 m), Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Distance: 6 km / 3.5 miles (3-4 hrs circular walk) Map & Guidebook: OS Explorer Map OL17 Trailhead Carpark: SNPA carpark, Capel Curig off the A5 road Nearest Accommodation: Capel Curig, Betws-y-Coed, Beddgelert On this beautiful sunny morning, a walk to the summit of Crimpiau was most welcomed. Setting off … More Crimpiau, Snowdonia National Park

The Triple Buttress of Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Scotland

Torridon area of Wester Ross, Highlands of Scotland Distance: 14 km / 8.75 miles (4-5 hrs return) Map & Guidebook: OS Explorer Map 433. Walking in Torridon, Peter Barton (Cicerone Guide) Trailhead Carpark: Beinn Eighe Carpark in Glen Torridon on the A896 road Nearest Accommodation: Torridon or Kinlochewe In the Torridon region of Wester Ross in the Highlands … More The Triple Buttress of Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Scotland