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Rock Climbing in Gwynedd

Discover the best rock climbing possibilities in the UK!

Gwynedd is a country in North Wales, home to the popular and beautiful Snowdonia National Park. North Wales’s mountains, rocky peaks and sea cliffs offer some spectacular venues for diverse rock climbing tours. Explore Snowdonia’s peaks, the rocks of Llanberis Pass, Ogwen Valley or the Tremadog cliffs. Take your pick from our selection of trips below and hire a certified guide for your rock climbing trip in Wales!

Top rock climbing trips | Gwynedd:


There are many reasons for choosing Rock Climbing in Scotland

North Wales is a truly fascinating place, boasting dramatic rugged landscapes and some of the most pristine scenery in the United Kingdom. You will be amazed by vast terrain, rocky peaks, amazing sea cliffs and spectacular views along your climbing adventures.


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Best time to visit

June to October is the warmest and driest period to enjoy a climbing trip. For reasonably good weather and less crowds, you should visit in April-May and September-October


Wales has an essentially maritime climate. Weather is often cloudy, cool, wet and windy, but mild most of the year. Snowdonia has a temperate maritime climate. Summers here are typically warm rather than hot, whereas winters are cool to cold. As in the rest of UK, the weather is unpredictable and you can see elements of all four seasons in one day

How to get there

You can easily reach Cardiff Airport from the rest of the UK and continental Europe. From outside Europe, there are no direct flights to Wales. The best option is flying into London (Heathrow or Gatwick) and taking a connection flight to Cardiff from there. Otherwise you could also continue overland from London. If you are visiting North Wales, Manchester is better placed

More info about Rock Climbing in Gwynedd:

Wales is a country part of the island of Great Britain and of the United Kingdom. It is bordered by England to the east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, and the Bristol Channel to the south. Wales is also the land of castles: they are absolutely everywhere! The heart of the Welsh culture is full of Celtic myths and historical legends. A trip to Wales wouldn’t be complete without visiting the great charming pubs you can find almost everywhere, with live music, great food and beer!

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