Mountains like Snowdon, Tryfan and Glyder Fach are deservedly welsh classic mountain routes. There are a variety of routes up these mountains to suit your inclination and experience from walking to grade 1 scrambling.
Walking in the mountains away from the main routes can offer you an opportunity to immerse yourself in the wild heart of Snowdonia. Knowing the area well I can plan and guide you on a route that will take you away from it all, whether it be up to a mountain top or exploring a mountain cwm.
Being able to navigate accurately in the mountains in all weather conditions is a key skill in the safe enjoyment of mountain walking. Knowing where you are and how to get safely down when the weather closes in are vital skills, particularly when you are off the beaten track. If you want to learn to navigate or improve your skills then I can help you achieve this.
The upland mountain environment of Snowdonia provides an important habitat to animals and artic-alpine plant species. The geological history of Snowdonia is complex and is recorded in the peaks and cwms of the area. Volcanoes and glaciers have shaped the mountain landscape. If you're interested then I will share my knowledge of Snowdonia's nature during your guided mountain walk.