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Coast to Coast - Snowdonia to the Gower

Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Conwy, Gwynedd, Neath Port Talbot, Powys, Swansea

348 km / 216 miles
The walk climbs to and crosses the peaks of the Carneddau and the Glyders before dropping down through the Llanberis Pass then up and over Snowdon, the Moelwyns, the Rhinogs, Cadair Idris and the Tarrens before descending into the Dyfi valley and Machynlleth. The route, by then becoming more wild and remote, passes Bwlch Hyddgen, Plynlimon, Rheidol, and enters the Elan valley. The Carmarthen Fan and the Black Mountain are crossed, continuing over the Lliw Hills, passing to the west of Swansea, on to the Gower and the coast path.

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Details:

Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Challenging
Coast-to-Coast
Moorland
Mountain
Start: SH680750 - Llanfairfechan, Conwy View on StreetMap
Finish: SS545892 - Parkmill, Swansea View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Snowdonia to Gower : a coast-to-coast walk across highest Wales  (Diadem [no longer an active publisher]  - 1989 )
Guidebook A Welsh coast to coast walk : Snowdonia to Gower  (Cicerone Press  - 1996 )

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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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 115, 124, 135, 136, 146, 147, 159, 160
OS Landranger Active 115, 124, 135, 136, 146, 147, 159, 160
OS Explorer 12, 17, 18, 23, 164, 165, 178, 187, 200, 213, 214, 215, 263
OS Explorer Active 12, 17, 18, 23, 164, 165, 178, 187, 200, 213, 214, 215, 263

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Route Profile:

333.3 km (207.1 miles)
13,415 m (44,012 ft) ascent
1,043 m (3,422 ft)  maximum height

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