Snowdonia Slate Trail (forthcoming 15 April 2018)

Aled Owen

The Snowdonia Slate Trail is a waymarked trail that runs for 83 miles (134 km) from Bangor on the North Wales coast, making a circuit through the heart of Snowdonia. It visits welcoming villages with a choice of accommodation and refreshments. The walking is varied, from easy valleys to mountain passes, from wild moorland to river gorges. Highlights include the National Slate Museum of Wales, stunning views of Snowdon and abandoned slate villages high in the hills.

This guidebook contains all you need to plan and enjoy your holiday:

  • 14 pages with clear mapping of the route at 1: 40,000
  • detailed route descriptions, including refreshments and accommodation
  • practical information about public transport and travel
  • slate industry heritage, Great Little Trains of Wales and wildlife
  • inside information on how best to climb Snowdon
  • lavishly illustrated with 90 colour photos
  • in rucksack-friendly format, printed on rainproof paper.

Snowdonia Slate Trail cover

Book data

  • Snowdonia Slate Trail
  • Aled Owen
  • 15 April 2018
  • UK price £12.99
  • 76 pp
  • 220x145 mm
  • ISBN: 978-1-898481-80-5

Look inside

Route map