Walking in Snowdonia, August 1997 & September 1999

Foel-fras, SH697682 to Pen yr Ole Wen, SH656619 - Thursday 16th September 1999
Route on 16/09/99 Sheltering on the summit of Foel-fras Welsh pony near summit of Garnedd Uchaf Carnedd Llewelyn and Yr Elen from Foel Grach
Summit of Foel Grach Yr Elen from Foel Grach. Carnedd Dafydd and Elidir Fawr behind Approaching Carnedd Llewelyn
Yr Elen with Bethesda slate quarries behind its shoulder Carnedd Dafydd from Carnedd Llewelyn. Tryfan and Glyders behind Tryfan, Glyders and Snowdon from Carnedd Llewelyn
Yr Elen with Anglesey behind Steve Campbell on Yr Elen. Helicopter in background View across the Menai Straits to Anglesey
Looking along the ridge from Yr Elen to Carnedd Llywelyn Ponies near the top of Carnedd Llewelyn Yr Elen from S.W. slope of Carnedd Llewelyn
Craig Llugwy on the ridge to Carnydd Dafydd The heroes on Carnedd Dafydd Tryfan, the Glyders and Snowdon from Carnedd Dafydd. Pen Yr Ole Wen closer on the right
Tryfan, the Glyders and Snowdon from Pen Yr Ole Wen The descent down to Afon Ogwen from Pen Yr Ole Wen! Glyder Fawr and Llyn Idwal from the descent from Pen Yr Ole Wen Llyn Ogwen, Llyn Idwal and the descent from Pen Yr Ole Wen to the car at Pont Pen-y-benglog Typical view of route off Pen Yr Ole Wen
Tryfan, SH664594, and the Glyders to Elidir Fawr, SH612613 - Friday 17th September 1999
View west over Llyn Ogwen to Foel Goch from the side of Tryfan Y Garn above Llyn Idwal seen from the side of Tryfan Summit of Tryfan, view northwest through the rain Route on 17/09/99
Summit of Tryfan, view northwest, Pen Yr Ole Wen to the right Tryfan from the climb climb up to Glyder Fach Summit of Glyder Fach, troglodytes sheltering under the slabs
Jim Cole on the cantilever stone on Glyder Fach Tryfan and Carnedd Llewelyn beyond from Glyder Fach The spikes of Bulch y Ddwy Glyder with Snowdon behind
Snowdon in the cloud, Crib-Goch and a glimpse of Llyn Llydaw from Bulch y Ddwy Glyder View NE back to Tryfan on the left and Glyder Fach to the right Looking west to the vertical needles on Glyder Fawr View north from Glyder Fawr across Llyn Idwal and down Nant Ffrancon Foel Goch from the slopes of Y Garn Tryfan and Llyn Ogwen from the slopes of Y Garn
Elidir Fawr from Y Garn. Slate quarries, Llyn Peris and Llanberis to the left Llyn Ogwen with Tryfan behind the rainbow
Snowdon - Saturday 30th August 1997 and Saturday 18th September 1999
Routes, 1997 & 1999
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John Baillie
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