The summit of Fan Llia is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.
Fan Llia is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:
If you LOG ON and then RELOAD this page it will display when you climbed, bagged and conquered Fan Llia, what the weather was like, who you went with and any other comments you might like to add to remind you of that fantastic day. And since you can also access your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record via go4awalk Mobile you can quickly & easily record, edit and view your achievements - whether you are at home/work on your desktop computer or in the pub/at the top of a mountain with your iPhone, HTC Android or Blackberry Smart Phone. Furthermore, you can even download your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record as a .csv file for importing into spreadsheet software such as Excel or NeoOffice. For more details see Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record.
Fellow go4awalkers who have walked up, climbed & bagged Fan Llia
Christina Lander walked up Fan Llia on April 4th, 2014 [from/via/route] Storey Arms - Craig Cerrig-gleisiad - Fan Dringarth - Fan Llia - back via Graig Cerrig Gleisiad Nature Reserve - across A470 - cack up Taff Trail to Storey Arms [with] Dick & Suzanne [weather] Foggy & wet to start, bright later - Got lost in the fog at the start
Wyn Griffiths climbed Fan Llia on April 12th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Blaen Llia, then onto Fan Dringarth, Cerrig gleisad & Fan Fyrynach [with] Me [weather] Dry - but cloudy on Fan Fawr
Jon Want bagged Fan Llia on March 17th, 2014 [from/via/route] Blaen Llia Picnic Area (po162) [with] Michelle Want [weather] Dry, occasional sunshine - Paths not defined so you definitely need the GPS waypoint markers to avoid going off track. It was Michelle's birthday and we had a fantastic day, with a little picnic at the top. Finished in about 2.5 hours.
Paul Booth, Trevor Williams, Victoria Bates, Mark Davidson and Richard Penney have also all walked, climbed & bagged Fan Llia.
To add (or remove) your name and experiences on this page - Log On and edit your Personal Mountain Bagging Record
1. The tiny cairn marking the true summit of Fan Llia
Photo: Jon Norbury (3)
2. Ystradfellte Reservoir from Fan Fawr with Fan Llia rising beyond
Photo: Jon Norbury (11)
3. Ystradfellte Reservoir with Fan Llia beyond
Photo: Jon Norbury (13)
Send us your photographs and pictures on, of, or from Fan Llia
If you would like to add your walk photographs and pictures featuring views from, on or of Fan Llia to this page, please send them as email attachments (configured for any computer) along with your name to:
and we shall do our best to publish them.
(Guide Resolution = 300dpi. At least = 400pixels (wide) x 300 pixels (high).)
You can also submit photos via our Facebook Page.
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You can walk or hike Fan Llia with any of these 3 route maps:
Route Summary: - Blaen Llia Picnic Area, Fan Llia, Fan Dringarth, Cefn Perfedd, Craig Cwm-du, Rhos Dringarth, Craig Cerrig-gleisiad, Gorllwn, Fan Fawr, Ystradfellte Reservoir, Cwm Dringarth, Blaen Llia.
Route Summary: - Blaen Llia Picnic Area, Fan Llia, Fan Dringarth, Cefn Perfedd, Craig Cwm-du, Rhos Dringarth, Craig Cerrig-gleisiad, Fan Frynych, Nant Cwm-du, Pont Blaen Cwm-du, Sran Heln Roman Road, Maen Llia Standing Stone, Rhyd Uchaf, Blaen Llia.