The Essentials for Hiking on Snowdon

So you're feeling adventurous and you've set your sights on conquering Snowdon - a worthy goal indeed. But before you set off, it's important to think very carefully about how you're going to ascend the mountain and... Read more »

Snowdon Mountain Railway nominated for best UK Heritage Attraction

Here at Snowdon Mountain Railway we're flying the flag for Wales in the 2015 British Travel Awards (BTA) after being named as a finalist in the UK Heritage Attraction category.   The British Travel Awards are the... Read more »

40th Snowdon Race this weekend- TRAFFIC WARNING

This Saturday, 18th July, the 40th Snowdon Race takes place in Llanberis. This yearly sporting event is proving to be bigger than ever  as the 40th anniversary is celebrated with a week of supporting activities. The Snowdon... Read more »

Katherine Jenkins visits Snowdon Mountain Railway

A third carriage has been named here at Snowdon Mountain Railway to honour Welsh classical-crossover singer Katherine Jenkins OBE. It comes just weeks after the multi-platinum selling mezzo-soprano was asked to sing at the Queen’s 90th birthday... Read more »

Steam Trains and Spray Paint!

This month we have well and truly discovered the beauty of when graffiti goes good! Normally, the combination of graffiti and trains evokes images of suburban scribbles sprawled across mainline train tracks- essentially vandalism. However, the combination... Read more »

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We're looking for seasonal staff for Snowdon Mountain Railway here in Llanberis- a variety of roles are available.
The process will be on-going for the next few weeks.

Phone: 0844 493 8120 for all enquiries.
Office hours are Monday to Friday 08.30 to 16.00.

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