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Situated on the Cibyn Estate in Caernarfon on the main A4086 road between Caernarfon and Llanberis, the new Beacon Climbing Centre is easy to get to by bus or car. Sat nav postcode LL55 2BD.

 

 

Check out the map and directions below to find out exactly where the new centre is!

 

 

 

From The A55 & The North (e.g. Bangor, Anglesey & Llandudno)

  • Leave the A55 at junction 9, then at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A487, sign posted Caernarfon.
  • Continue along the A487 into Caernarfon.
  • Turn LEFT at the Morrisons Supermarket roundabout to continue along the A487.
  • Take the 2nd exit at the next roundabout to continue along the A487 for approx 100m.
  • Turn LEFT on to the slip road, sign posted Llanberis A4086, to descend to the roundabout beneath the A487.
  • Turn LEFT at the roundabout onto the A4086, sign posted Llanberis.
  • At the top of the hill, turn RIGHT at the roundabout to continue along the A4086, sign posted Llanberis.
  • Continue along the A4086 for 0.9 miles and turn RIGHT onto the Cibyn Estate.
  • The turning is sign posted Cibyn Estate and is immediately prior to the national speed limit signs.
  • Continue straight along Lon Cae Ffynnon to the end of the road.
  • Continue straight across the crossroads into the Beacon Climbing Centre car park.

 

 

From The A5 & The East (e.g. Betws y Coed, Capel Curig & Llanberis)

  • Follow the A5 through Betws-y-Coed to Capel Curig.
  • Turn LEFT at Capel Curig onto the A4086, sign posted Llanberis and Caernarfon.
  • Turn RIGHT after 4 miles, at the Pen-y-Gwryd Hotel, to stay on the A4086 and head over Pen-y-Pass and down into Llanberis.
  • Continue along the A4806 through Llanberis and towards Llanrug.
  • Continue along the A4806 through Llanrug and towards Caernarfon.
  • Once in Caernarfon, turn LEFT immediately after the start of the 40mph speed limit, onto the Cibyn Estate.
  • Continue straight along Lon Cae Ffynnon to the end of the road.
  • Continue straight across the crossroads into the Beacon Climbing Centre car park.

 

 

From Llyn & The South (e.g. Pwllheli, Criccieth, Porthmadoc & Ffestiniog)

  • Head towards Caernarfon along the A487.
  • Once in Caernarfon, turn LEFT approx 200m after the Texaco garage onto the A4085, sign posted Beddgelert.
  • Descend to the roundabout beneath the A487 and turn RIGHT onto the A4086, sign posted Llanberis.
  • At the top of the hill, turn RIGHT at the roundabout to continue along the A4086, sign posted Llanberis.
  • Continue along the A4086 for 0.9 miles and turn RIGHT onto the Cibyn Estate.
  • The turning is sign posted Cibyn Estate and is immediately prior to the national speed limit signs.
  • Continue straight along Lon Cae Ffynnon to the end of the road.
  • Continue straight across the crossroads into the Beacon Climbing Centre car park.

 

 

From Beddgelert

  • From Beddgelert, head north towards Caernarfon on the A4085 for 11 miles.
  • Turn RIGHT at the roundabout, sign posted Llanberis A4086.
  • Turn left at the end of road onto the A4806, sign posted Caernarfon.
  • Continue along the A4806 towards Caernarfon for approx 1 mile.
  • Turn LEFT immediately after the start of the 40mph speed limit, onto the Cibyn Estate.
  • Continue straight along Lon Cae Ffynnon to the end of the road.
  • Continue straight across the crossroads into the Beacon Climbing Centre car park.

 

 

By Public Transport

There are regular buses from the Bangor and Llanberis areas to Caernarfon. Padarn Bus numbers 83 and 88 travel along the A4086 directly past the entrance to the Cibyn Estate in Caernarfon.

Timetables and route information can be found on the Padarn Bus website here.

Weekdays 10am - 10pm
Weekends 10am - 8pm
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