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Snowdonia Guides

Snowdonia Guides

Snowdon in winter conditions
Snowdonia Guides

Snowdonia Guides

On the North Ridge of Tryfan
  • Mountain Leader Training Wales
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Guided Walk/Tour

MOUNT. LDR. TRNG. WALES

Address

Plasglasgwm,
Penmachno,
BETWS-Y-COED,
Conwy,
LL24 0PU

Details

Snowdonia Guides was founded in 2006 to create a 'one stop shop' for the established brands of tyred out, Ultimate High & the lodge.

Bringing the 3 brands together has created a single point of contact for clients, as well as allowing us more time to do what we do best - delivering high quality activity breaks!

Our Brands:

tyred out provides guided mountain biking breaks, inclusive of bikes, helmets & outer shell clothing.
Based in Penmachno, close to Betws y Coed, we are ideally located for access to the main mountain biking centres of North wales.
Develop your mountain biking skills with one of our experienced guides.

Ultimate High offers mountain-based activities in Snowdonia.
Fully-guided walking, climbing & mountaineering packages allow clients to experience some of the most dramatic scenery in Wales.
Have the opportunity to summit the high peaks via less well-known routes, and develop the skills required for moving safely in the mountains.

Snowdonia Guides also provides formal instruction in mountaineeering & climbing.
If you feell your your technical skills would benefit from professional input, and you want to develop the skills to fulfill your own aspirations, then a day or more with Snowdonia Guides is for you.

Specialist equipment included on all activity breaks.

the lodge is our 4* graded self catering accommodation.
This interior-designed barn conversion is available to both clients on a Snowdonia Guides break, or on an accommodation-only basis, fo clients wanting to do their own thing!

For further details see www.snowdonia-guides.co.uk

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening Details

Open all the time

Open all year round

Prices

Price on application

Location

Directions

See location of Snowdonia Guides on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SH 773503  Lat: 53.03587 Long: -3.83132

We are based in Penmachno, just of the A5, south of Betws y Coed.
Turn off the A5 approximately 3 miles south of Betws y Coed, onto the B4406 to Penmachno.

Once in the village, turn right at the Eagles Hotel, keeping left past a row of terraced houses, past Penmachno Hall, and up out of the village.

Follow the road, keeping left/not taking any right turns until a dead-end sign can be seen at a fork in the road.

Once again, keep left, taking the single track road for approximately 1/2 mile, taking the first left turn down to Plasglasgwm & the lodge.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

Entrance

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 1
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit

General

  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesAudible alarm system

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