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Astounding views

We parked at Ty Nant NT car park (£5 for the day), arrived about 9:15am and there were 3 other cars... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Exceptionally beautiful walk

We thoroughly enjoyed our recent visit here. The weather was ideal, sunny but cool, awarding us... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Horley, United Kingdom
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Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We parked at Ty Nant NT car park (£5 for the day), arrived about 9:15am and there were 3 other cars already there. Use the toilets here as there are very few bushes on Cader! Enjoyed a hard slog up the pony path to the...More

5  Thank BScABS_et_al
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our recent visit here. The weather was ideal, sunny but cool, awarding us with great views and the opportunity to dip our toes into the lake. We did the Pony Path on the way up and the Fox on the way down....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If I could go to this area on a monthly basis I would be a very happy woman. I could move closer but I think my family would disown me !! Its so good to walk or just look and see. Look up, that's my...More

1  Thank Carol J
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went to cader idris to see the low flying aircraft going through mach loop near cross foxes pub... fan tas tic

Thank bobrawlinson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hike. I came up the Minfford Path which wasn't nearly as difficult as I'd thought it would be (though I am, admittedly, an experienced Alaskan hiker), great views all along the rim overlooking the lake. Took about five hours including one effort to come...More

Thank NWBiblio
Reviewed 1 week ago

its a hard slog with stairs going its a vigorous walk with steep shingly parts but great views take water and waterproof plus stout foot wear. no café at the top but at Minfordd car park which is is 4 or 5 quid for the...More

1  Thank Simon J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Foolishly we believed that because Cadair is only 7metres difference in height from Pen Y Fan, we believed that these mountains would be pretty similar......we were wrong. To be clear, these mountains are very different. Cadair has a varied terrain including steps, rocks and shingle....More

Thank Rose444
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not a seasoned walker/climber and decided to try a walk whilst my partner and I were visiting Wales. The start is not for the faint hearted as it is A LOT of stairs but once you persevere past those it is a very...More

2  Thank Elle B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not a long walk and not technically difficult but it's a stiff climb up from the start at the car park. The path splits next to a stream and you can either head left or right - most choose the left option which continues...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was wet, it was windy and we abandoned when we reached the sheer drop. As mountains go, its not overly hard, I just wish we had been able to get to the top - it was just too dangerous in high winds!! If you...More

3  Thank nadine808
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Steph C
August 13, 2018|
Response from Marine21 | Reviewed this property |
We saw a Hercules flying along the estuary from the Pony Path.
Lisa C
August 5, 2018|
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Response from LordMickeyMouse | Reviewed this property |
I agree others' views that a little too tough for toddlers....if you go the easier route up the Pony Path there's nothing too steep or challenging for a confident 6 or 7 year old, but under that age I'd suggest you might be... More