Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise

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Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise!


Following on from two very successful years of 'Lead The Way: Snowdon' we are now bringing to you the next step... climbing Snowdon at night! Setting off at 03:00 (approximately), we will guide you up Snowdon with our team of experts as we all light the Snowdon sky Green in our neon 'Glow Green' attire! This event is one for ages 16+ and so whether you're celebrating a life, remembering a loved one or just enjoy walking with other likeminded people this is a fantastic way to support the incredible work carried out at The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre.

Take on a total of 9 miles from the Llanberis Community Centre to the summit where you will enjoy a wonderful sunrise, before heading back for a fantastic breakfast to celebrate with your friends and family as we walk against cancer together.

If we’re honest it’s a little over 9 miles at 9.3 miles in total, but you’ll forgive us for that when you experience the ecstasy of reaching the summit and looking out as far as the eye can see in the glorious morning sunlight (weather permitting!). Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise is a guided trek, alongside a qualified Mountain Rescue team and whilst it may not be for the littlest ones its certainly the perfect event for those looking to challenge themselves and experience Snowdon and the Welsh mountain range in a whole new light, sunrise.

This is an event that is truly unique and is an incredible adventure for all. Sign up today and help us continue to support patients living with cancer throughout Merseyside, Cheshire and beyond.


Click below to see how your support makes a difference and how we use your donations.


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When does Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise take place?

Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise will take place on Saturday 2nd September 2023. Further details about arrival times and how to prepare will be released to you closer to the time. The walk itself will set off at around 03:00, and you will be 'Glowing Green' as we walk to the summit for a fantastic sunrise.

Where does Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise take place?

Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise starts from Llanberis Community Centre (LL55 4UR), and once we've set off we will then climb up to the Summit before making our way back down to the Community Centre.

How do I get involved?

Registration will be open soon, for now please contact Chloe Hicks on chloe.hicks5@nhs.net to register your interest.

Once we open registration in full, you will receive message from our team letting you know that you can officially register alongside the link in which to do so.

How much is it to take part?

Entry fees for Lead The Way: Snowdonia are as follows:


- Adults: £20

- Young Adults (16-17 years): £15 (must be accompanied by an adult)


Please note that if you are bringing your car(s) that there is an £8 charge for a reserved space in the Community Centre car park. This will go towards the continued support of Llanberis Community Centre, and it's local community.

Fundraising and Donation Questions

As with all Charity events it's vitally important that we look to raise as much as we can for our cause, and Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise is no different.

For this event we ask that each participant fundraises a minimum of £50, or alternatively if you do not wish to fundraise we offer you the chance at registration to make a £50 donation per person then instead.

Registration fees help the Charity to cover the cost of staging the event, and the fundraising helps us to provide outstanding care, support and facilities to those who need The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre in our region.

Event Highlights:

- Guided trek by a highly qualified Mountain Rescue team -

- Arrive in Llanberis ahead of an approximate 03:00 start -

- Comfortable community centre for the start and finish -

- Snacks available upon arrival -

- Celebrations at the sunrise summit -

- Breakfast at the finish -

- Charity medal and certificate of thanks -

How to Register

To register your interest for 2023's Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise click here. If you would like to register a team of 7 people or more, please get in touch with the Events Team on ccf-tr.fundraising@nhs.net or on 0151 556 5566.


What Will You Get By Joining Team Clatterbridge?

When you join Team Clatterbridge, you will be supported by our experienced Events Team throughout. From registering for your chosen event to setting up your JustGiving page, the Events Team are on hand to help you with all your queries. We want you to feel part of the team because your support will make a huge difference to cancer patients throughout Merseyside, Cheshire and the Isle of Man.

Why not join our Strava Walking Group, and connect with others who are taking part in this fantastic event?


Why We Need Your Help

By taking part in Glow Green: Snowdon Sunrise, you are helping us to deliver pioneering cancer care to patients throughout our region. 1 in 2 of us will be affected by cancer, but with your help we can be at the forefront of cancer treatments, and we can fund vital research, the latest therapies, and innovations in cancer treatment.

We are so often told that The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre is unlike any other hospital. The Charity has funded a range of projects which help to to make Clatterbridge a place that stays in people’s hearts, including bringing cancer treatment closer to patients’ homes and breaking boundaries by becoming the first in the UK to offer a number of treatments.

Will you join Team Clatterbridge and make a difference to those with cancer in our region today?