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highest mountain in Wales
Sketch map of the Snowdon massif

Snowdon (

Yr Wyddfa

; is the highest mountain in Wales, at an altitude of 1,085 metres (3,560 ft) above sea level, and the highest point in the British Isles outside Scotland. It is located in Snowdonia National Park (

Parc Cenedlaethol Eryri

) in Gwynedd, and has been described as "probably the busiest mountain in Britain". It is designated as a national nature reserve for its rare flora and fauna.

Main category: Snowdon
Location: 53°04′07″N 4°04′34″W / 53.06861111°N 4.07611111°W / 53.06861111; -4.07611111


Distant viewsEdit

Main category: Snowdon massif

Closer viewsEdit

Summit areaEdit

Main category: Snowdon summit mound

Hafod EryriEdit

Main category: Hafod Eryri

Snowdon Mountain RailwayEdit

Views from the summitEdit


Other summits in the massifEdit