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Arenig Fawr
854m (2802ft)

The Arenigs, Snowdonia, Gwynedd, Wales


Record Arenig Fawr as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered


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Welsh Mountain
24th highest in Wales,
45th in England & Wales

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Welsh Nuttall
27th highest in Wales,
53rd in England & Wales

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Welsh Marilyn
12th highest in Wales,
311th in Great Britain

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Welsh Trig Point (Pillar)

Walk Arenig Fawr walking UK Mountains in The Arenigs Snowdonia National Park Gwynedd    Wales

Arenig Fawr Summit

Photo: John Roberts

Arenig Fawr is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL18
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Maps 124 & 125
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Arenig Fawr Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Arenig Fawr

Bleddyn Rhys walked up on April 22nd, 2019 [from/via/route] Fynnu mewn awr mewn llinell syth or llwybr chwaral. [with] Ar ben fy hyn... [weather] Eithaf braf ond 'hazy'... - Gweld y gofeb ir B52 a cerdded lawr y grib Gogleddol

Mark Hanley climbed on July 22nd, 2018 [with] alone [weather] cloudy

Oliver Hunter bagged on April 2nd, 2017 [from/via/route] Walked from the car park opposite Arenig Quarry, around Llyn Arenig Far (reservoir), along Carreg Lefain and Y Castell up to Arenig Fawr. Had lunch enjoying the considerable views before finding our way down the western circular path back to the car park. [with] Richard, Tim & Ela [weather] Cloudy with sunny spells - One of the walks on the Northants County Scout Walking Training Weekend in April 2017

Mark Davidson hiked on May 12th, 2009 [with] Alone [weather] Lovely and sunny and warm - Fantastic views and few people

Stephen Lewis summited during July, 2012 [from/via/route] Bala weekend [with] Alone [weather] Sunny

David Lane conquered on November 30th, 2006 [with] Kelly

Louis Smith, Linda Mckeogh, Elaine Grayson, Paul Booth, Trevor Williams, Stephen Millington, Stephen Hobdell and Kath Edwards have all walked, climbed & bagged Arenig Fawr.

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Arenig Fawr

Arenig Fawr and Arenig Fach from Maen-offeren Quarry, Blaenau Ffestiniog

Arenig Fawr and Arenig Fach from Maen-offeren Quarry, Blaenau Ffestiniog

Photo: Dafydd Morgan (29)

The path down the Arenig Fawr ridge summit

The path down the Arenig Fawr ridge summit

Photo: Steven Nash (9)

Carreg y Diocyn summit with Arenig Fawr beyond

Carreg y Diocyn summit with Arenig Fawr beyond

Photo: Steven Nash (10)

Llyn Arenig Fawr with Arenig Fawr beyond

Llyn Arenig Fawr with Arenig Fawr beyond

Photo: Steven Nash (3)

Llyn Arenig Fawr Dam

Llyn Arenig Fawr Dam

Photo: Christopher Barton (4)

Arenig Fawr and Arenig Fawr (South Top) from the bridge over Afon Amnodd-bwll

Arenig Fawr and Arenig Fawr (South Top) from the bridge over Afon Amnodd-bwll

Photo: Christopher Barton (21)

Arenig Fawr (South Ridge Top) summit

Arenig Fawr (South Ridge Top) summit

Photo: Steven Nash (11)

Moel Llyfnant summit with Arenig Fawr in the background

Moel Llyfnant summit with Arenig Fawr in the background

Photo: Steven Nash (12)

360 degree view from Moel Penamnen summit featuring (from left to right): The Moelwyns - Moelwyn Bach, Craigysgafn & Moelwyn Mawr, Allt-fawr, Moel Druman & Ysgafell Wen, Moel Farlwyd (foreground above/left of blue lake), Yr Aran (pointed peak above Moel Farlwyd), Mount Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) & Y Lliwedd, The Glyderau - Glyder Fach, Glyder Fawr & Tryfan, Carnedd Moel Siabod, Y Ro Wen, Foel-fras (Moelwyns), Manod Mawr (above two light blue lakes) and The Arenigs - Arenig Fawr & Arenig Fach.

360 degree view from Moel Penamnen summit featuring (from left to right): The Moelwyns - Moelwyn Bach, Craigysgafn & Moelwyn Mawr, Allt-fawr, Moel Druman & Ysgafell Wen, Moel Farlwyd (foreground above/left of blue lake), Yr Aran (pointed peak above Moel Farlwyd), Mount Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) & Y Lliwedd, The Glyderau - Glyder Fach, Glyder Fawr & Tryfan, Carnedd Moel Siabod, Y Ro Wen, Foel-fras (Moelwyns), Manod Mawr (above two light blue lakes) and The Arenigs - Arenig Fawr & Arenig Fach.

Photo: Dafydd Morgan (43)

Finally approaching the Arenig Fawr summit

Finally approaching the Arenig Fawr summit

Photo: Christopher Barton (8)


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