O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 11 (Barmouth to Abergynolwyn )

After a good night’s sleep, the world always feels like a better place. When we left the Crystal Palace just after 10am, it felt like we were stepping out on a different planet. Overnight Barmouth had transformed itself into a tropical … Continued

O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 10 (Penrhyndeudraeth to Barmouth)

If I’d been asked at the beginning of the day if I wanted to climb 1400 metres and walk 25 miles over often bleak and boggy terrain in poor weather, you can guess what my answer would have been. Harri, … Continued

O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 8 (Dolwyddelan to Beddgelert)

  It transpired that as well as running Y Gwydyr, our landlord also worked as a guide at a nearby tourist attraction, oh and took his children to school. His mornings involved more juggling than a circus act but he was … Continued

O Fôn i Fynwy – Day 7 (the Carneddau to Dolwyddelan)

When we woke at 4.15am it was already light, but it was too early to set off again, so we snuggled down and managed a few more hours sleep. Never again, we vowed, as we packed away our rucksacks later. … Continued