The Miners' Track and the Three Lakes of Snowdon
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From the top of the Llanberis Pass the track climbs gradually, passing a small lake, Llyn Teyrn, when Snowdon comes into view. The pipeline for a hydroelectric power station is passed and then a green building associated with it is reached.
A right fork here leads to a causeway over the second lake, Llyn Llydaw. Above and to the right is the ridge between Crib Goch and Crib y Ddysgl, both over 3,000ft high. About 500ft above, you may see walkers on the Pyg Track, which also starts from Pen y Pass.
Soon you pass one of the major mines buildings with some cast-iron work outside. The gradient steepens for a short while until you see over to the left the waterfall from the top lake, Glaslyn. When the lake is reached you will find plenty of grassy spots as well as a gravel shore.
Simply reverse the outward route to reach the car park.
Wales - North Wales - Caernarfonshire - Snowdonia
Birds, Good for Wheelchairs, Great Views, Lake/Loch, Mountains, National Trust, Toilets
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