Tag: Welsh 3000s

Welsh 3000s – The Snowdon Horseshoe

    Day 3 of my Welsh 3000s adventure started early.  Rain and low cloud were forecast from the west by mid-morning and I was determined to try to get as much walking done as possible during the best of the day.  Not only did I plan to walk the Snowdon Horseshoe but I also had a six-hour drive back up to Scotland ahead of … Read More Welsh 3000s – The Snowdon Horseshoe

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Welsh 3000s – The Carneddau and Glyders

    Until this trip the Welsh mountains were an unknown quantity.  I’d already climbed the 3000 foot+ peaks in Scotland and England and was looking to gain wider experience in advance of my Mountain Leader assessment in the Autumn, so why not Wales ? There are 15 3000-footers in Snowdonia, stretching SW to NE from peaky Snowdon in the south to the grassy, flat-topped … Read More Welsh 3000s – The Carneddau and Glyders