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Around Idris


35 km / 22 miles
This circuit of the magnificent mountain range of Cadair Idris is mainly on good, well-marked footpaths. The route provides many scenic sections and takes in Llynnau Cregennen, Ffordd dhu, and Tyn-y-ddol (Mary Jones Cottage) before returning to Minffordd


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Very Challenging
Start and Finish: SH732115 - Minffordd Car Park, Gwynedd View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Looseleaf Around Idris  (Dave Irons  - 2001 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 124
OS Landranger Active 124
OS Explorer 18, 23
OS Explorer Active 18, 23

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation
1 km
8 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
13 km
Bunk House
4 km
16 km
Hostel Accommodation
4 km
34 km

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Route Profile:

35.8 km (22.2 miles)
1,412 m (4,633 ft) ascent
436 m (1,430 ft)  maximum height

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