How Has Snowdon Become Bigger?

  It’s not as if it wasn’t tall enough already but Snowdon has apparently gained a metre in height, according to amateur geologists! We here at Snowdon.com like the iconic landmark so much that we named our whole website after … Continue reading

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Snowdonia Spaceport a Bad Decision?

Llanbedr airstrip is a shamefully desolate stretch of land that hasn’t seen any action in a long time, but that could all be about to change with the introduction of a new spaceport. This hasn’t stopped locals from airing their … Continue reading

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Multiple Marathons in Snowdonia This October

The weather might be as unpredictable as a referendum but there’s no disputing that you can predict there will be a bevy of fantastic marathons in Snowdonia, no matter the weather. Competitors turn up in their thousands, no matter the … Continue reading

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Four Year Old Ewan Verel Conquers Snowdon

If you’ve ever wanted to take on Snowdon but think it may be too fearsome or task, you now have no excuses. If this little guy from Shepton mallet can beat Wales’ biggest mountain, surely you can too! Four miles … Continue reading

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Could We See Aliens in Snowdonia on Saturday?

Sometimes you come across a story which makes you do a double-take. This news piece, courtesy of members of the Aetherious Society, is one of those stories. In an effort to reach out to spiritual energy which resides at the … Continue reading

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Wheelchair-bound Boy from Kent Reaches Summit of Snowdon

Many people make the gruelling ascent up Snowdon each year. More recently, you may have heard of one man’s attempt to push a Brussell sprout up Snowdon with his nose. This story is for an equally good cause and is … Continue reading

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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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