The Club Hut - Ty Powdwr

Ty Powdwr - North Wales

The KMC owns a superb Mountain Hut in Snowdonia. Accommodation is available for use, not just to club members, but also other mountaineering clubs, schools and other genuine educational establishments or similar groups and some family groups.


Ty Powdwr is better equipped than a typical bunk-house, offering hostel-style accommodation. Group bookings can be made for up to 23 people in three dormitories. Families were at least one adult is a member of a BMC affiliated club with children can book whole dormitories. A fourth dormitory is always reserved for use by Karabiner Mountaineering Club members, who can use the Hut at any time.


There is a very large kitchen, with excellent gas cooking facilities, plus a very comfortable lounge. There are separate male and female wash-rooms, both with hot showers, plenty of private parking and a very effective drying room.

Located near the village of Dinorwic, next to the Padarn Country Park, there are views from round the Hut towards Snowdon, over Llanberis and out to Anglesey. Ty Powdwr is within walking distance of Llanberis, and is 20 minutes (by car) from Bangor or Caernarfon.


Walking (high and low level), Climbing, Running, Mountain Biking, Canoeing, Museums, Steam Trains and more.

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