Capel Curig

Capel Curig is a village and community in Conwy County Borough. It lies in the heart of Snowdonia, on the River Llugwy, and has a population of 206 at the 2011 census. It is surrounded by mountains including Moel Siabod and Pen Llithrig y Wrach. Capel Curig takes its name from the little Saint Julitta's Church in the ancient graveyard by

the river bridge on the Llanberis road. Approximately one kilometre from Pont Cyfyng, on the farm of Bryn Gefeiliau, there are the remains of a Roman fort (c.90–100 AD) and named Caer Llugwy by its excavators. The village is a popular centre for walking, climbing, mountaineering, mountain biking and other outdoor pursuits and is served by the Sherpa bus network. It is also home to a youth hostel, Army training camp, a camp site, several cafes and hotels and outdoor activity gear shops.

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