6th October 2012

today's walk: Snowdon

mist in the valley towards Beddgelert

the Snowdon Horseshoe from the viewpoint layby to the south

panoramic shot of Snowdon from the viewpoint layby to the south

on the lower wooded part of the Watkin path

looking down eastwards from the path

mist clearing eastwards from the path

looking up the valley Cwm Llan

looking back down the valley

Gladstone Rock with Yr Aran behind

looking down the path from higher up to Yr Aran

Llyn Lydaw from near where the Watkin path joins the ridge

Lliwedd from the same spot

heading along the ridge to the cloud covered summit of Snowdon

another viewpoint eastwards over Llyn Lydaw

Crib Goch and Glaslyn from the same spot

looking back down on the Watkin path (on the left) and Cwm Llan

on the horribly steep and eroded exit from the Watkin path with Lliweddd beyond

Snowdon summit

horribly crowded in the summit area

looking back from the south ridge - an almost (but short-lived) clearance looking back to the top

on the narrowest part of the south ridge

the cliffs of Llechog

the valley below Llechog ..

.. and again as the mist clears

Moel Hebog from the descent path

Mynydd Mawr and Llyn Cywellyn from the descent path

Llyn Cywellyn, Moel Eilio and Foel Gron from the descent path

the east end of the Nantlle ridge as I join a big track down

a steam train leaving Rydd Dhu station

Mynydd Mawr with the train in front