Moel Siabod via Daear Ddu Ridge.

Moel Siabod via Daear Ddu Ridge.

Moel Siabod is often overshadowed by the bigger mountain ranges in North Wales, Snowdon, Tryfan & The Glyderau and The Carneddau. It’s for this reason we love it so much, you can spend the whole day without seeing another soul. The summit of Moel Siabod enjoys some of the best…

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Why use Trekking Poles?

Why use Trekking Poles?

Trekking poles have always had a stigma tied to them, people see them as an aid for the weaker, less ‘macho’ walkers & hikers, they view them as an irritant with no potential benefit. This couldn’t be further from the truth. More and more walkers & hikers are becoming aware…

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Going Ultralight Hiking & Camping.

Going Ultralight Hiking & Camping.

Going ultralight is not a case of removing as much as you can from your kit, it also doesn’t mean that you will be more or less uncomfortable. By going ultralight you’re still expected to have everything you need for a given trip, especially the essentials, map, compass, first aid…

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Cwm Bochlwyd Horseshoe.

Cwm Bochlwyd Horseshoe.

The Bochlwyd Horseshoe is non-stop, full-day, adventure that is a must-do for all mountain lovers. The route includes all the key ascents and scrambles of the Glyderau. You will traverse Tryfan, get in some great, exposed scrambling on Bristly Ridge, and the ascent of Glyder Fach and Glyder Fawr. The…

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Snowdon Horseshoe via Crib Goch.

Snowdon Horseshoe via Crib Goch.

The Snowdon Horseshoe needs no introduction, the highest mountain in Wales and the iconic grade 1 traverse of Crib Goch Arête keep this walk high on any peak-baggers list. There are many variations of ascending Snowdon, but the finest has to be the exhilarating scramble over Crib Goch Arête. A…

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