Pen yr Ole Wen from the Ogwen Valley.

On the 18th January 2016, the kit was packed and the van was set for a small trip into Snowdonia, Weather was looking poor, 40 mph winds, afternoon downpours and lots of overnight wind slab, due to this we planned to head up the route of Pen Yr Ole, the classic scramble path from Ogwen Cottage (Grid ref. SH649603). The route itself is a relatively demanding short walk which shows wonderful views of the Glyders, Carneddau and an overview view of the valleys sharp and structure, from here you can also see the Snowdon massif in clear weather.

Here is a collection of images from the wintery day on the hills. Enjoy

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