Route Cards by Nicholas Livesey

Semi-professional mountain photographer based in Snowdonia. I love long easy mountain routes, solo hillwalking, scrambling and low grade winter climbing... Read more


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The Southern Carneddau

Anyone travelling through the Ogwen Valley for the first time would be forgiven for ignoring the huge grassy whalebacks which form the northern wall of this handsome defile. Indeed, with Tryfanís striking good looks and the rock studded cwms of the Glyderau on display itís little wonder that the Carneddau are shunned...

Bethesda, Capel Curig, Conwy

14km, 902m, 6 - 8 hours

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Snowdon's Quiet Side - Cwm Clogwyn Round

Caernarfon, Llanberis, Gwynedd
14.77km, 948m, 7.5 hours
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The Fairfield Horseshoe

Ambleside, Cumbria
16.56km, 1,048m, 7.5 hours
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The Round of Marchlyn Mawr

Llanberis, Gwynedd
9.141km, 696m, 5 hours
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Cnicht - The Welsh Matterhorn

Beddgelert, Meirionnydd
10.171km, 724m, 6 hours
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Moel Siabod - Snowdonia's best half day?

Capel Curig, Conwy
9.25km, 742m, 5.5 hours
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Blencathra's classic ridges

Keswick, Cumbria
8.05km, 796m, 6 hours
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The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake

Ambleside, Cumbria
7.306km, 856m, 6 hours
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The Coledale Round

Keswick, Cumbria
15.981km, 1,295m, 8 hours
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The round of Gasgale Gill

Keswick, Cockermouth, Cumbria
10.284km, 1,037m, 6 hours
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All the Routes

Below are listed all 11 of Nicholas's Route Cards.

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The Round of Marchlyn Mawr

Llanberis, Gwynedd
9.141km, 696m, 5 hours

Cnicht - The Welsh Matterhorn

Beddgelert, Meirionnydd
10.171km, 724m, 6 hours

Moel Siabod - Snowdonia's best half day?

Capel Curig, Conwy
9.25km, 742m, 5.5 hours

The round of Gasgale Gill

Keswick, Cockermouth, Cumbria
10.284km, 1,037m, 6 hours

Alport Castles - the Pride of Peakland

Bamford, South Yorkshire
13.32km, 361m, 5 hours

The Southern Carneddau

Bethesda, Capel Curig, Conwy
14km, 902m, 8 hours

Snowdon's Quiet Side - Cwm Clogwyn Round

Caernarfon, Llanberis, Gwynedd
14.77km, 948m, 7.5 hours

The Fairfield Horseshoe

Ambleside, Cumbria
16.56km, 1,048m, 7.5 hours

Blencathra's classic ridges

Keswick, Cumbria
8.05km, 796m, 6 hours

The Langdale Pikes via Jack's Rake

Ambleside, Cumbria
7.306km, 856m, 6 hours

The Coledale Round

Keswick, Cumbria
15.981km, 1,295m, 8 hours