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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Snowdon's Quiet Side - Cwm Clogwyn Round

Snowdon isn’t short of great walking routes to its crowded summit, but if you think they are all infested with other folk you can think again. A round of lonely Cwm Clogwyn ascending the superb Rhyd Ddu path followed by a descent of the Ranger gives you the rare opportunity to exercise your more misanthropic...

Caernarfon, Llanberis, Gwynedd

14.77km, 948m, 6 - 7.5 hours

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The Fairfield Horseshoe

Ambleside, Cumbria
16.56km, 1,048m, 7.5 hours
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The Southern Carneddau

Bethesda, Capel Curig, Conwy
14km, 902m, 8 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: Sharp Edge & Halls Fell

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

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

The Southern Carneddau

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

Blencathra's classic ridges: Sharp Edge & Halls Fell

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