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Visiting Snowdonia

Cader Idris from Foel Caerynwch

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Snowdon warden

Snowdon - 25 February 2020, 13.00pm

Snowdon summit


Area - Snowdon

Date - 25 February 2020
Time - 13.00pm
Snow Above - 500 metres
Report By - Snowdon warden


Route Taken

PYG track

Conditions

  • Light dusting of snow.
  • Depth of snow increases with altitude.
  • Sections of ice on paths.
  • Snow level down to approximately 500 metres on the PYG track.. Freezing level at approximately 900 metres.

Kit Advice

The following is a list of additional kit required based on the current conditions.

  • Standard winter kit required.
  • Ice axe and crampons recommended.

Additional Information

It gets dark at 17.45