World Cup Bet Gone Wrong Results in Man Climbing Snowdon in a Thong

Believe it or not, that headline is not the start of a joke because one unlucky football fan actually had to do it and all for a good cause. Jon Jolley of Wrexham was tasked with climbing the mighty Snowdon … Continue reading

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Making the Most of Snowdonia During Your Stay

Snowdonia (Eryri in Welsh) is an outstanding National Park in North Wales, famous for its mountainous landscape and coastline. Snowdonia National Park is full of history and is home to many famous villages and castles. Snowdonia offers something for everyone, … Continue reading

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DHFfest 2014

The second of annual festival of its kind at Antur Stiniog Mountainbike Track. A downhill mountain bike race down one of their famous tracks. With a maximum of 300 riders blasting down the hill at full speed in a number … Continue reading

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Ongoing fight against dominant rhododendrons in Snowdonia

The battle is under way for Snowdonia as it begins the mammoth task to eradicate rhododendrons that cover around 2000 hectares of land in the area. This plant is causing harm to the environment as it damages the eco-system through … Continue reading

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Criccieth Festival 2014

One of the best events in all of Snowdonia is back for 2014 and if it’s up to the same standard as last year’s action-packed occasion, this year’s Criccieth Festival is unlikely to disappoint. Set across many different venues of … Continue reading

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Snowdon is Wales’ Best Experience

It’s something that we’ve been saying for a long while here at and it turns out that plenty of people agree with us: Snowdon offers the best experience out of anything for visitors to Wales to enjoy. The majority … Continue reading

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Surf Snowdonia Receives the Final Approval it Needs

Any avid readers to the blog might have remembered a feature over seven months ago concerning the new Wavegarden to be built in Snowdonia. Well, those plans have moved one step closer after the council gave it a unanimous … Continue reading

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Easter Events in Snowdonia

Ready the Cadbury’s chocolate because Easter is being celebrated brilliantly with events in Snowdonia over the next month offering plenty of fun and frolics. Take a look at some of the occasions below which will get you out and about … Continue reading

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The Moelwyn Race is A Step Up for All Challengers

We here at recently covered the upcoming Snowdonia Half Marathon, a great introduction to the sport for any distance runners. If you manage to conquer that test of endurance, there’s a similar occasion coming up on the 19th of … Continue reading

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Lodges in Snowdonia Ready for Wet Sounds

Love music and swimming and want the perfect event which celebrates them both? If you’re staying in lodges in Snowdonia, there’s one of the many great activities in Snowdonia which could be right up your street for this March 7th. … Continue reading

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