Llugwy: Plas-y-Brenin to Jim's Bridge

Grade 1/2 (2+)
Length 2 km
Paddleable very low to spate
Volume 5-20 cumecs

in North Wales · Snowdonia · other sections on Llugwy


Good introduction to moving water for beginners which finishes with a flourish through Jim's bridge.

Water Levels

Almost always paddleable.

Getting There

Putin W3°55'6" N53°6'4"
Takeout W3°54'13" N53°6'6"

Putin by parking along the road near Plas-y-Brenin near Capel Curig and walk the boats down a footpath to the end of the lake. The takeout is down the A5 towards Betws-y-Coed, take a small track opposite an Esso Garage to reach Jim's bridge.

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