Routes Wales CaernarfonBeddgelert

Beddgelert, Caernarfon, Wales


Length3.9 mi
Elev. Gain413.3 ft
Est. Steps9000



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Steep slope

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Snowdonia is a 3.9 mile (9,000-step) route located near Beddgelert, Caernarfon, Wales. This route has an elevation gain of about 413.3 ft and is rated as medium. Find the best walking trails near you in Pacer App.
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Beddgelert (Welsh pronunciation) is a village and community in the Snowdonia area of Gwynedd, Wales. The population of the community taken at the 2011 census was 455. It is reputed to be named after the legendary hound Gelert.

Aberglaslyn Pass

The Aberglaslyn Pass (Welsh: Bwlch Aberglaslyn) is a narrow gorge of considerable beauty in Snowdonia, Gwynedd, north Wales. The A498 road/A4085 road follows a relatively level route along the Afon Glaslyn through the pass from Beddgelert to Prenteg and then continues at the edge of the Traeth Mawr via Tremadog to Porthmadog.

Aberglaslyn Hall

Aberglaslyn Hall is an outdoor learning centre near Beddgelert, North Wales on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park. The hall is owned by Leicestershire County Council and was purchased in 1962. It offers dormitory style accommodation for up to 48 people and serves as a residential centre for groups wishing to participate in outdoor activities and environmental education.

Afon Meillionen

Afon Meillionen (Welsh for Clover River) is a small river near Beddgelert in Gwynedd, north-west Wales.It flows down Cwm Meillionen, a small valley which lies on the north-eastern side of Moel yr Ogof (655m). Much of the river's catchment area lies within Beddgelert Forest.Afon Meillionen is a tributary of the Afon Colwyn, which itself joins the Afon Glaslyn in the village of Beddgelert."Meillionen" is also the name of a farmhouse in the Cwm and of a small halt on the Welsh Highland Railway between Caernarfon and Porthmadog.

Meillionen railway station

Meillionen railway station is a halt on the Welsh Highland Railway. It opened to the public when the section of line between Rhyd Ddu and Beddgelert re-opened on 8 April 2009. The station has been built to serve the popular the holiday cabins and campsite at Beddgelert, run by Forest Holidays. The railway provides a greener alternative to the car for visitors wishing to travel to Caernarfon, Porthmadog and, other points served in the Snowdonian National Park.

Pont Aberglaslyn

Pont Aberglaslyn is a bridge over the Afon Glaslyn and the surrounding hamlet, located near Beddgelert and Nantmor in Gwynedd, north-west Wales.

Beddgelert railway station

Beddgelert railway station is a railway station on the narrow gauge Welsh Highland Railway in North Wales.The rebuilt station was officially opened by Lord Elis-Thomas on 7 April 2009.

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Tourist Attraction

Beddgelert Tourist Information Centre

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Route Details


3.9 mi

Elev. Gain

413.3 ft

Est. Steps

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