Our Calorie Calculator estimates how many Calories you will burn using Metabolic Equivalent (MET) values from Compendium of Physical Activities. The Compendium idenitifes the relative energy cost of undertaking various activities compared with doing nothing. We then combine this with your weight and the estimated duration of the activity, taking into account the length of the route and the hills involved, to estimate the total Calories burned.
When selecting an Activity setting, select the speed you would normally travel at on flat ground.
Please remember, the estimated number of Calories is just a guide and the actual number of Calories burned may vary depending on other factors such as weather and terrain.
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Starting from Bala, go through Rhyd-uchaf, then Llidiardau. Go straight forward until you reach the A4212. Cross the A-road, and continue going straight forward to Ffestiniog. Keep on the back road to Maentwrog (cross the A498 by doing so), and then follow the signs for Prenteg. Start climbing from Prenteg. The route stops at the top of the climb
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