South Snowdonia Greenway

Map of the South Snowdonia Greenway routeMaking use of trails, forest tracks and quiet back roads, the South Snowdonia Greenway offers a journey of up to 43 km through the heart of South Snowdonia in North Wales. Travel down from the lake at Trawsfynydd via open moorland and forest down to the coast of Cardigan Bay at Barmouth.

Traws Lake

The Greenway is not just aimed at cyclists, but runners and walkers too, often all sharing the same trackway (and parts are also open to road traffic). Share the journey responsibly so that everyone can enjoy this wonderful route.


The Greenway is divided into three sections:


South Snowdonia Greenway Sections
Section 1: 15km section of Greenway between Llyn Trawsfynydd and Coed y Brenin

Section 1 of the South Snowdonia Greenway
Section 2: 12km section of Greenway between Coed y Brenin and Dolgellau

Section 2 of the South Snowdonia Greenway
Section 3: 15km section of Greenway between Dolgellau and Barmouth

Section 3 of the South Snowdonia Greenway