The South Ridge

A pleasant route with flat sections as well as some scrambling with some exposure.

  • Length - 13 km
  • Ascent -  1032 metres
  • Duration - Approx 5 hours
  • Grade - Moderate+
  • Start -  grid reference SH571525

The starting point is at the car par at Rhyd Ddu.

Please remember, you should ensure you are well equipped with good footwear, adequate food and drinks plus clothing to cater for worsening weather conditions which could come upon you very quickly if you haven't fully prepared. (Treat the mountain with respect, remember you are climbing 3560 feet to the summit.)