Tag Archives: Snowdonia

Solo Snowdonia Region – Cardigan Bay – Day 2

Day 2 was decision day. Do I proceed with the walk and head further into the wilderness or do I turn around and head back? The heel injuries picked up the previous day from the new boots had really upset what … Continue reading

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Back from aborted Snowdonia Region 2+1 day Solo Walk!

As plans went, this one was a good one. I was pleased with the route and the level of fitness that I had attained. I had also thought that I was pleased with my kit too – in all, everything was … Continue reading

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Blown Out!

Lunchtime today was the final decision window with regard to whether or not to proceed with the next walk. A quick perusal of the Met Office mountain weather forecast revealed some rather high winds I’ve been up in the mountains … Continue reading

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Next Destination: North Wales!

Over the last week or so I have been going through many plans for many destinations. My original intent was to explore the little visited Mid-Wales area, but the walk I wanted to do would take too much holiday time, so … Continue reading

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Snowdonia 4+1 solo walk – Day 5 – the spare day

I awoke on day 5 to the sounds of heavy rain, or at least it sounded heavy from within the tent! 🙂 As with all my recent plans, the last day is a spare day with very little to do. … Continue reading

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Snowdonia 4+1 solo walk – Day 2

Day 2 was a day of plan changes, steep climbs, great views and a very big descent. In fact the descent down Pen yr Ole Wen dominated all the other activities on this day. The weather was absolutely superb too … Continue reading

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Snowdonia 4+1 solo walk – Day 1

Day 1’s primary aim was to get me to an out of the way tarn hidden deep in the hills called Ffynnon Caseg. It was planned so that part of the day’s route would be walked in the dark to … Continue reading

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