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Jun 10, 2012

Four peaks, but which one is Snowdon?

The view of Snowdon and its neighbours from the A5 near Plas y Brenin is one of the most ...
commonly photographed scenes in Snowdonia national park. But it may not be obvious which of the distant peaks is the highest, Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon). Now we've created a page which identifies each peak for you, explains the origins of the names, and lets you hear how the Welsh mountain names are pronounced. Simply scan the QR codes beside the road to get this information on the spot. Or click here