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Snowdon Mountain Railway
A4086, Llanberis LL55 4TY Route Planner
The Green Guide

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Opening hours

end Mar-early Nov (weather permitting and depending on volume of visitors): times liable to variation, see Website, 2hr30 round trip, 30-min stop at the summit; end Mar-mid May, when the summit is closed, the train stops at Clogwyn

Description

The Snowdon Mountain Railway (1896) is the only rack railway of its type in Great Britain, taking you to the highest summit in Wales (1 085m). At the top, on a clear day, the beautiful panoramic view stretches to the island of Anglesey, the Isle of Man, and the Wicklow Mountains in Ireland.

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