If you like steps, you’ll love this path. Setting off steeply up a wooded gorge, the steps get you quickly up the first section of the hill.
Once they’re out of the way, the walk is much more pleasant as you reach the classic viewpoint of Cwm Cau and it’s corrie lake.
This article was originally produced on Mud & Routes – January 2012
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A straightforward ridge walk takes you first up to the top of Craig Cwm Amarch before the final, less distinct pull to the summit and it’s shelter.