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Nantlle Ridge

A leisurely walk (mountain (above 600m)) in national park Snowdonia starting and finishing in Gwynedd, Wales, about 11.77km (7.31 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 4:15. It is unsuitable for families with children, prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 526m (1725ft)
Loss 521m (1709ft)
Max. Elevation 710m (2329ft)
Elevation (total) 1047m (3434ft)
Start
Caernarfon WHLR Station
End
Caernarfon WHLR station
Distance 11.77km
(7.31mi)
Duration ~4:15
Difficulty  
Leisurely
Ordnance Survey Map
Created by aled Owen on 06 May 2010
Fron Caernarfon, take Welsh Highland railway or bus to Rhyd Ddu car park. Then take the footpath past Tan y Llyn and Drws y Coed Uchaf, climb Y Garn, and follow the ridge over Mynydd Drws y Coed, Trum y Ddisgl, MynyddTal y Mignedd, Craig Cwm Silyn, Garnedd Goch and over Bwlch Cwm Dulyn to Mynydd Graig Goch. Descend to Llyn Cwm Dulyn and follow tracks and lanes to Nebo or Nasareth. Catch the bus back from here to Caernarfon.

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Waypoints

OS Grid SH569528
From the station, take the train or bus to Rhyd-Ddu.
Drws y Coed Uchaf About 0.42 km (~0.26 miles) from
OS Grid SH566526
Path junction
Y Garn About 1.50 km (~0.93 miles) from
OS Grid SH551524
Summit
Mynydd Drws y Coed About 0.63 km (~0.39 miles) from
OS Grid SH549518
Summit
Tal y Mignedd About 1.52 km (~0.94 miles) from
OS Grid SH535512
Summit
Craig Cwm Silyn About 1.48 km (~0.92 miles) from
OS Grid SH525501
Summit
Garnedd Goch About 1.56 km (~0.97 miles) from
OS Grid SH511494
Summit
Mynydd Graig Goch About 1.74 km (~1.08 miles) from
OS Grid SH497484
Summit
Nebo About 2.92 km (~1.81 miles) from
OS Grid SH473501
Bus terminus

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