Height: 3560ft, highest point in Wales and England
Most taken path to the top: 9 miles RT, Llanberis Path
Trivia: Edmund Hillary’s site of training with his team before his 1953 Mt.Everest summit.
Minimal gear and many apprehensions later, I’m glad I finally went – my first solo hike of this magnitude. To my extreme joy, the elements cooperated – the weather warning of “plenty of sunshine” indeed turned out to be true. Such a joy - glorious spring sunshine, and a fear overcome!