Hiking in Snowdonia National Park (1 to 3/11/2013)

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Join us for our first weekend hike of the year, where we complete our first “highest peak” on our to-do list. Snowdon, the highest peak in Wales is 1085m high.

Photo by: http://www.dolly-hotel.co.uk/index-3.html
Photo by: http://www.dolly-hotel.co.uk/index-3.html

We will be hiking both days (Saturday and Sunday) covering over 30km.

Cost: £60 members, £70 non-members. Cost includes: transport, 2 nights accommodation in YHA hostel Bryn Gwynant, breakfast on Saturday & Sunday morning and an evening meal on Saturday night.

Transport: car sharing, 2 more drivers sought, fuel costs will be paid. Journey duration: 3.5 hours one way (186 miles). Food: For both days of walking you will need to provide yourself with a packed lunch, some high energy food to keep you going throughout the day and at least 1.5 litres of water. Itinerary: depart on Friday afternoon from Cranfield University, return back on Sunday evening. Detailed program will be available nearer to the date of each trip. Guide: An experienced walk leader and a former walking club member.

Equipment: please note NO GEAR, NO GO policy for this trip. This means that walking boots (NO other shoes!), waterproofs (including waterproof trousers), warm clothes and a NON-COTTON base layer are a must for this trip. NO jeans please!

Sign up by THIS Thursday 10th October at social night.