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Llanberis Railway Station

Victoria Terrace

Llanberis

LL55 4TD

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Sign up for Trek Snowdon today and shake off the Lockdown blues with some lush greens to look forward to as you practice closer to home.

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Arthritis Action Trek Snowdon Challenge

Join us on a stunning trek across Snowdon, and help improve the quality of life for people living with arthritis across the UK. We can't guarantee the weather but we can guarantee an unforgettable experience.

Sign up today.

Date: Saturday 18 September 2021

Time: 8am – 3pm

Price: £55 deposit plus a £250 fundraising target

Location: Llanberis Railway Station, Victoria Terrace, Llanberis, LL55 4TD

Organiser name: Sky Blue Adventures

The challenge

Distance: 7 miles – 11 km (there & back)

Ascent: 2,372 feet – 723 metres

Time: About 6 hours (there & back)

Start/Finish: Llanberis Railway Station, LL55 4TD

Parking: Car parks in Llanberis itself

On the Day

08:00 - Meet Sky Blue Adventures Team at Llanberis railway Station.

08:15 - Travel in Private mini bus to Pen y Pass car park

08:30 - After a team briefing commence climb on the Pyg Track

11:00 - Reach Snowdon Summit and enjoy the views from the Summit Café

11:30 - Start descent down the Llanberis Path

15:00 - Arrive in Llanberis and finish challenge

More information about the event is available here.

Please note that to take part in this event, participants will need to pay a £55 deposit and agree to a £250 fundraising target. All funds raised will help people take control of their arthritis and enjoy life to the full.

In case of travel restrictions, a virtual alternative will be in place (you can walk or climb the equivalent distance/height in your neighbourhood or home) or you may choose to carry your challenge to 2022.

A final decision will be made at the start of September 2021.

What’s included

Team presentation (if required)

Logistics (all transport through out the challenge if required)

Highly experienced mountain leaders (fully qualified and first aid trained)

Maximum Mountain leader/client ratio of 1 leader / 10 clients

Safety equipment (carried by your Mountain Leaders)

£5m Public Liability Insurance

£5m Professional Indemnity Insurance

What’s not included

Travel costs to start/finish location

Personal trekking equipment

Alcoholic and energy drinks

Bottled and boiled water

Personal snacks

How you can make a difference

£120 can help build more online resources to support people during the pandemic

£500 can help set up a new peer support Group in a local area

£1,000 can help run more Virtual Groups to reduce social isolation

If you need tips on fundraising, there are lots of ideas on our website and in our Fundraising Pack.

This event is sponsored by our partner, Western Power Distribution. Learn more about our partnership here.


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Date and time

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Llanberis Railway Station

Victoria Terrace

Llanberis

LL55 4TD

United Kingdom

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Refund policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

Organiser Arthritis Action

Organiser of Trek Snowdon

Arthritis Action is the only UK charity offering hands-on, practical help for people with arthritis to improve their quality of life. Our vision is for people to live active lives, free from the impact of arthritis. We offer a self-management approach comprised of dietary and healthy eating advice, access to physical therapies, exercise tips and pain management techniques to those living with arthritis, whether or not they are having medical treatment.

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