Snowdon Sunrise Challenge - The Autism Directory

Snowdon Sunrise Challenge – The Autism Directory

Date/Time: 02/05/2021, 1:00 am - 9:00 am Location: Snowdon, Llanberis

Sunday 2nd May 2021

Snowdon Sunrise Challenge with The Autism Directory

Raising awareness of Autism on Wales’ highest mountain!

The Autism Directory are inviting you to join them to trek to the summit of Snowdon in time to see the sunrise across Snowdonia.

Leaving Llanberis in the early hours accompanied by a team of professional mountain leaders, you will head along the Llanberis Path to the summit of Snowdon (or Yr Wyddfa to use its Welsh name) reaching the summit in time to see the sunrise from one of the most beautiful destinations on earth.

You will return along the same path in the first light of dawn,reaching Llanberis just in time for breakfast.


About The Autism Directory

The Autism DirectoryThe Autism Directory is a registered charity (no. 1143855) working to support individuals and families living with autism at a grass roots level in the community.

We believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to create a better and more independent life for themselves, and with the right support and resources this can be achieved.

We focus on getting people the help they need, and we do this via our main services.

The reason why the directory want to do this event is to raise awareness and acceptance of autism,  to bring the autism community together,  wherever they live, from all walks of life, to challenge themselves to help make a difference  and to raise funds for much needed support.



You can secure your place with a deposit of £25. Balance will be due by 7th March 2021

Please fundraise a minimum of £100 for The Autism Directory. 


*FREE registration is available until 2nd December 2020.

To qualify for free registration please fundraise a minimum of £150 by 2nd February 2021. Enter code AD2020 when booking.


Once you have registered please click here to set up your JustGiving page.

As part of the Autism Directory team you will get:

Qualified, experienced mountain leaders with you all the way

Full ‘ground’ support during your event

Kit and Training advice

Information Pack 2 – 4 weeks before

Fundraising Pack

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

Certificate and Medal

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.

1 – 1.30am – Meet in Llanberis for registration

1.45am – Introduction to your mountain leader. Safety briefing.

2am – Start walking

5.40am – Reach the summit (sunrise 5.50am)

6am – Start the descent (turnaround may be quicker depending on the weather)

9am – Arrive back in Llanberis for a well earned breakfast

Please note this is 1am – 9am SUNDAY morning

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).

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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The Autism Directory

If you are not able to join this walk and would like to make a donation to support The Autism Directory you can do so by clicking on the DONATE button.

Snowdonia Challenge


The Autism Directory

You can also support The Autism Directory at Snowdonia Challenge and Great Orme Giant Walk 

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