Walk Weekend Celtic Royal Hotel Caernarvon
|48 members arrived on the Friday evening
looking forward to good walking on the morrow. Unfortunately the
weather intervened Saturday's weather being just about the worst rain we've ever walked in. Hence the
lack of photos.,
All walks centred on Beddgelert in the mistaken hope that the further south and east we got the better the
weather, B- and C led by Roger and Sue followed the same route, one as a linear the other a circular with
such complicated car arrangements that at least 2 people had to return to Caernarvon by bus
B+ didn't try Tryfan and did a circuit of Cwm Buchan but the wet rocks caused one member to slip and
gash his head nastily. The A group gave up their attempt at Cnicht and also did Cwm Buchan but in the
|Dried off and the evening was great|
|The only thing wet was the alcohol!|
|apart from Rog's coffee|
Live music and time to boogie
|or chat in the lounge|
despite head injuries!!
|Sunday dawned bright and sunny. C&B walks headed for Anglesea|
|C walked Newborough Warren
led by Phil Lally
with copious advice from Mike Higgins
straggled along the beach
|and up to the lighthouse|
then through the trees and .....
This is supposed to be a
walking group you know!
note to chairman...
oh no there he is at the back
B Group led by Rog and Sue Lewis did a
circular from Moelfre
and wisely kept together to avoid car problems
|pausing to study the map...
There's a signpost behind you....Rog has spotted it...
Sue knows the way anyway
|Through an iron age village and back to the coast.|
|A walk , an intrepid 4,
the rest having no dry clothes (whimps) led by John Jones
did the walk we should have done on Saturday
|up, past wild ponies on to Carnedd Daffyd|
|The leaders knees started to
to Clive's obvious amusement
|higher and ever more steeply|
|until eventually the summit|
|Next objective Pen yr Ole Wen, in the
foreground with Snowdon behind
|then the long descent with many stops to admire the views|
|and back to the cars.|