Snowdon Sunrise - Big Change Manchester

Snowdon Sunrise – Big Change Manchester

Date/Time: 09/05/2020, 1:00 am - 10:00 am Location: Snowdon, Llanberis

New Date TBC

Snowdon Sunrise Challenge with Primark, manchester

in aid of Big Change Manchester


Climb to the summit of Snowdon (or Yr Wyddfa to use it’s Welsh name) in time to see the sunrise from the highest point in Wales.

Ascend to the top of the highest mountain in Wales by the light of the stars and your headtorch, supported by friendly, experienced mountain leaders all the way.

Enjoys views across Snowdonia voted the best in the UK, before heading down for a well deserved breakfast.


About the charity

This challenge is supporting The Big Change Manchester. Part of Street Support Network – registered charity 1177546.


The Big Change fund supports individuals who are homeless by paying for items they need – a deposit for a home, a training course, clothes for a job interview, furnishing for a new flat, or travel costs.

Big Change is part of Manchester Homelessness Charter, bringing together people experiencing homelessness, charities, grassroots groups, the council, businesses and individuals to End Homelessness in Manchester.


If you are not able to join this walk and would like to make a donation to support Big Change Manchester you can do so by clicking on the DONATE button below.



Registration £45

You can secure your place with a deposit of £25. Balance (£20) will be due by 9th March 2020.

What's Included

As part of the Big Change Manchester team you will get:

1 of the best experienced mountain leaders for every 8 walkers, with you all the way

Full ‘ground’ support during your event

Kit and Training advice

Information Pack 2 – 4 weeks before

Fundraising Pack

Tea/Coffee and Breakfast Bap at the end of your challenge

Friendly support on the end of the phone/email to answer any questions running up to your event


Please note that, although we would love to, we cannot guarantee a clear sky for this event!

The organisers hold Public Liability Insurance. We recommend that you take out separate personal accident insurance for this event.


This is an example itinerary, exact details will be sent to you in your event information pack 2 weeks before the event.

1am – Meet in Llanberis for registration

1.30am – Introduction to your mountain leader. Safety briefing.

2am – Start walking

5.30am – Reach the summit (sunset 5.38)

5.45am – Start the descent (turnaround may be quicker depending on the weather)

9am – Arrive back in Llanberis 

Who is it for?

This challenge is suitable for anyone over 14 with a good level of fitness*.

We recommend our ‘Challenging’ Training Plan for this trek.

You will be expected to complete a medical declaration to take part.


*Children 14+ can come along under the supervision of a responsible adult (1 adult per child).

About this event

You can find out more about Snowdon and the Llanberis Path here.

GRADE – Moderate
ASCENT – 945 metres
WALKING DISTANCE – 9 miles/14.6km

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