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The Snowdonia Challenge 2017

Holiday and caravan parks in Snowdonia are a great choice if you’re looking for somewhere to both relax and enjoy the events that the local area has to offer. The region is known for its variety of adventurous activities, and … Continue reading

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Top 5 Things to do in Snowdonia

Top 5 Things to do in Snowdonia Snowdonia’s vast mountains, gorgeous lakes, free flowing rivers, sheer cliffs, verdant forests, lush green meadows and blissful valleys make some of the most scenic views in all of Wales (and arguably the UK). … Continue reading

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Y Garn – Snowdonia Mountain Guide

A titan leaping from the rocky floors of Snowdonia, Y Garn is a mammoth 947 meters (3,107 ft) in height. So it is one of the prominent ‘Welsh 3,000s mountains.’ It is located aside Glyder Fawr as part of the … Continue reading

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The Snow Has Landed in Snowdonia

You know winter is just around the corner when the hills of Snowdonia turn white and it’s a sight that locals have been enjoying since Tuesday. Although it may seem a little odd to be celebrating snowfall, the region’s true … Continue reading

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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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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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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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