Three Peaks and Troughs Challenge

On 21.06.2020
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DYLAN'S & LLANBERIS MOUNTAIN RESCUE TEAM

3 peaks, 3 restaurants, 3 counties, 12 hours. Join us in supporting the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team by participating in this exciting sponsored walk, which includes the ascent of a peak in Gwynedd, Anglesey & Conwy. For every peak, there's a 'trough', with breakfast at Dylan's Criccieth, lunch in Menai Bridge & finally, dinner at our Llandudno restaurant. Funds raised at this event will sponsor vital projects important for future development of the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team.

£50 per person, including breakfast, lunch, dinner, t-shirt, event-maps & info pack. Half of each entry fee goes directly to the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team.

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THE CAUSE

The Llanberis Mountain Rescue team receives the highest number of emergency callouts of any mountain rescue team in the UK. The Team is made up entirely of volunteers who are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to respond to those in need on Snowdon and the surrounding mountains.

Chairman of the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team, Alun Allcock, said, “We rely solely on donations to fund our rescue service and our team of 45 volunteers have to raise £61,000 just to cover annual running costs. With 180 to 210 incidents annually, increasing year on year, these costs are only set to rise.”

Dylan's is partnering with LLMRT in 2020 to raise money to support the charity, who intend to use donations from the event to fund the first phase of development for a new Digital Mobile Radio system for the Team to use on Snowdon and the surrounding peaks.

THE DAY IN BRIEF

The day will begin at Dylan's Criccieth with registration and breakfast - our first 'trough' and first county, Gwynedd. After a short journey into Snowdonia, we'll commence the 795m ascent of our first peak, Eldir Fach. One summit and descent later, we'll travel through Snowdonia and into Anglesey.

Our second peak is Holyhead Mountain | Mynydd y Twr which, weather permitting, will afford great views across the island towards Menai Bridge, our next 'trough'. Following the descent, at the foot of the second mountain, we'll reinvigorate with refreshments at Myfanwy, the Dylan's food truck, before travelling back the length of Anglesey | Ynys Môn towards Dylan's Menai Bridge for lunch.

After a break at the restaurant, we'll return to our vehicles and travel along the A55 up the coast to Conwy, to summit Conwy Mountain | Mynydd y Dref, the final ascent of the day. A leisurely walk later, we'll regroup at Dylan's Llandudno, our third and final 'trough' and enjoy a dinner and a well deserved rest in the iconic Hewitt Room.

HOW TO TAKE PART

Purchasing your ticket secures your place on this event. Prior to Thursday June 21st, you will receive your digital information pack, including routes, coordinates & maps, outline of the day's plan, equipment list & waiver, which must be handed in on registration at Dylan's Criccieth prior to departure on the 21st.


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Criccieth

Maes y Mor
Criccieth
Gwynedd
LL52 0HU

T: 01766 522 773
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Menai Bridge

St George's Road
Menai Bridge
Anglesey
LL59 5EY

T: 01248 716 714
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Llandudno

East Parade
Llandudno
Conwy
LL30 1BE

T: 01492 860 499
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