August 12th and 13th



If I am overdue and the relative, friend or colleague who has contacted the police/mountain rescue has directed you here:

My mobile phone is 0798 021 5561 or 07948124185
My home phone is 0121 472 2296
My name is David Williams
My address is 27 Kingfisher Way, Bournville, Birmingham, B30 1TG

Date of Walk: Wednesday 12th August (afternoon) Thursday 13th August (all day)

Please note that I will not be able to edit this page for several days after I come off the mountains.

Car Park: My car is a BLACK SAAB 93 SPORTWAGON OV55 EOY.
I will be attempting two trips onto the hills.

FIRST WALK:

CAR PARK: SH 483500 or SH 478493

http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?X=248350&Y=350050&A=Y&Z=115


Route: The target is to climb Mynydd Graig Goch (summit is rocky tor at SH497485)

I will be travelling down from Manchester and intend to walk this in the late afternoon or evening


I intend to camp at the Llyn Gwynant Campsite (http://www.gwynant.com/index.html)


SECOND WALK:

CAR PARK: Probably at the campsite or possibly along the road at the foot of the Watkin Path

http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?X=262720&Y=350685&A=Y&Z=120

Route: The target is to walk up the following mountains on Snowdon. I will start with Gallt y Wenallt and finish with Yr Aran

Yr Wyddfa

115-610544

3560

1085

Point S

115-606537

3050+

930+

Point E

115-617541

2650+

800+

Y Lliwedd

115-623534

2946

898

Point W

115-619538

2491

759

Y Lliwedd East Top

115-624533

2930

893

Y Lliwedd Bach

115-628534

2684

818

Gallt y Wenallt

115-642533

2031

619

Point W

115-638535

2000+

610+

Yr Aran

115-604515

2451

747



Timing: I intend to start very early and complete by mid afternoon, 17:00 at the latest

Equipment Carried

I am carrying two mobile phones (see above)

Personal Locator Beacon (406/121.5MHz with strobe light)

I will have plenty of food and water.

Full set of waterproofs (Red Jacket), fleece, jumper, thermal top, appropriate hat, survival bag, bothy bag shelter

1:25000 map, compass, GPS, spare batteries for GPS, whistle, torch, sturdy boots and walking poles.