The town of Dolgellau, with its distinctive architecture originally developed around a thriving woollen industry. This route climbs out of Dolgellau in the direction of Cader Idris (983m). This magnificent mountain which towers over the region dominates the ride. The varied landscape of the wooded hillsides and open countryside with occasional glimpses of mountain ridges and cliffs provides a rewarding excursion.
Distance: 33.8 km / 21 miles
Approx time: 3-4 hours
Ordnance Survey Map: OS Explorer 23
Parking: Glan Winion Leisure Centre