After reviewing the emergency measures put in place at Pen-y-Pass with its partners, Snowdonia National Park Authority are now piloting a pre-booking system at Pen-y-Pass car park on weekends for the remainder of the summer. Access to the car park will be reserved for pre-bookings only and must be pre-booked via the Snowdonia National Park website, parking will be on a first come first serve basis.

Anyone who hasn’t pre-booked their parking space should use the Park and Ride service from Nant Peris or Llanberis.

For more information, go to:

To book a space, go to:

It’s important that visitors to the area are aware of this, so could you please include this information in your marketing material if you promote Snowdon’s paths.

About Eirlys Jones

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