Snowdonia is one of North Wales’ most visited areas – but how much of the park do you actually know?

We’ve put together 10 quick facts about Snowdonia.

1. Home to Wales’ highest mountain, Snowdon (3,560 ft)

2. There are 1,497 miles of public footpaths

3. Home to 9 mountain ranges

4. …Which cover 52% of the National Park

5. Wales’ longest established National Park (1951)

6. Snowdonia is the 3rd largest National Park in the UK (823 sq mi)

7. Home to Wales’ largest lake, Bala Lake (1.87 sq mi)

8. 15 mountains over 3000 ft

9. 350,000 people take on Snowdon each year

10. Eryri (The Highland) is the Welsh name for the National Park

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