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Craigysgafn
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Craigysgafn

Photograph by Steve Unwin

Craigysgafn is classified as a:

  • Nuttall (96th in Wal, 242nd in Eng & Wales)

 


Craigysgafn is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers) sheet: OL18
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers) sheet: 124
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    You can walk to the top of Craigysgafn by using any of these 3 easy to follow route maps:

    Walk gw200 Moelwyn Mawr and Moelwyn Bach from Tanygrisiau

    Route Summary: - Tanygrisiau, Moel-yr-hydd, Rhosydd Quarry, Moelwyn Mawr (North Ridge Top), Moelwyn Mawr, Craigysgafn, Bwlch Stwlan, Moelwyn Bach, Llyn Stwlan, Stwlan Dam, Tanygrisiau.

    Length: 10km (6¼ miles) | Ascent: 820m (ft) | Allow at least: 5hrs | Grade:Walk Grades Explanation and Help Moderate


    Walk gw288 Moelwyn Mawr and Moelwyn Bach from Croesor

    Route Summary: - Croesor, Rhosydd Quarry, Bwlch y Rhosydd, Clogwyn Brith, Moel-yr-hydd, Moelwyn Mawr (North Ridge Top), Moelwyn Mawr, Craigysgafn, Bwlch Stwlan, Moelwyn Bach, Croesor.

    Length: 13km (8 miles) | Ascent: 926m (ft) | Allow at least: 6hrs | Grade:Walk Grades Explanation and Help Moderate


    Walk gw173 Cnicht, Moelwyn Mawr and Moelwyn Bach from Croesor

    Route Summary: - Croesor, Croesor Bach, Cnicht, Cnicht (North Top), Llyn Yr Adar, Afon Cwm-y-foel, Llyn Cwm-corsiog, Clogwyn Birth, Rhosydd Quarry, Moel-yr-hydd, Moelwyn Mawr (North Ridge Top), Moelwyn Mawr, Craigysgafn, Bwlch Stwlan, Moelwyn Bach, Croesor.

    Length: 16km (10 miles) | Ascent: 1196m (ft) | Allow at least: 7½hrs | Grade:Walk Grades Explanation and Help Hard



    If you LOG ON and then RELOAD this page it will display when you climbed, bagged and conquered Craigysgafn, 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. For more details see Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record.


    Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited CraigysgafnFellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Craigysgafn

    Mark Davidson walked up Craigysgafn on August 20th, 2002 [with] Alone [weather] Sunny and warm with good views

    Vince Wetton climbed Craigysgafn on May 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Moel-yr-hydd [with] RTM

    Robert Taylor-Marriott bagged Craigysgafn on May 8th, 2013 [from/via/route] Route 51: Moel yr Hydd. Moelwyn Mawr NRT.Moelwyn Mawr. Craigysgafn. Moelwyn Bach (MMMB) Completed 08.05.13 [with] Vince Wetton & Robert Taylor-Marriott [weather] Very Fair.

    Kath Edwards hiked Craigysgafn on March 10th, 2012 [weather] very poor visability.

    Gerald Murphy summited Craigysgafn on March 29th, 2012 [from/via/route] See walk to Moelwyn Mawr and Moelwyn Bach [with] alone - The views across the Stwlan Dam are beautiful. The descent into Bwlch Stwlan is quite steep but it gives a clear view across to the diagonal scree path you need to follow up Moelwyn Bach.

    To add (or remove) your name and experiences on this page - Log On and edit your Personal Mountain Bagging Record




    More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Craigysgafn

    Craigysgafn and Moelwyn Bach from Moelwyn Mawr

    1. Craigysgafn and Moelwyn Bach from Moelwyn Mawr
    Photo: Martin Talbot (24)

    Craigysgafn and Moelwyn Bach from the summit of Moelwyn Mawr

    2. Craigysgafn and Moelwyn Bach from the summit of Moelwyn Mawr
    Photo: Martin Talbot (31)

    Approching the summit of Craigysgafn

    3. Approching the summit of Craigysgafn
    Photo: Martin Talbot (32)

    Croseor with The Moel Hebog mountains beyond from the summit of Craigysgafn

    4. Croseor with The Moel Hebog mountains beyond from the summit of Craigysgafn
    Photo: Martin Talbot (33)

    Moelwyn Bach seen from Craigysgafn

    5. Moelwyn Bach seen from Craigysgafn
    Photo: Matthew Egan (9)

    Moelwyn Bach (left) and Craigysgafn (right) from Stwlan Dam

    6. Moelwyn Bach (left) and Craigysgafn (right) from Stwlan Dam
    Photo: Gerald Murphy (39)

    Moelwyn Bach, Bwlch Stwlan, Craigysgafn, Moelwyn Mawr and Moelwyn Mawr (North Ridge Top) (far right) from the col below Moel-yr-hydd

    7. Moelwyn Bach, Bwlch Stwlan, Craigysgafn, Moelwyn Mawr and Moelwyn Mawr (North Ridge Top) (far right) from the col below Moel-yr-hydd
    Photo: Gerald Murphy (40)

    Moelwyn Bach, Bwlch Stwlan, Craigysgafn and Moelwyn Mawr from near Rhosydd Quarry

    8. Moelwyn Bach, Bwlch Stwlan, Craigysgafn and Moelwyn Mawr from near Rhosydd Quarry
    Photo: Gerald Murphy (41)

    Moelwyn Bach across Craigysgafn and Bwlch Stwlan from Moelwyn Mawr

    9. Moelwyn Bach across Craigysgafn and Bwlch Stwlan from Moelwyn Mawr
    Photo: Gerald Murphy (42)

    Moel-yr-hydd, Llyn Stwlan, Tanygisiau Dam and Blaenau Ffestiniog from Craigysgafn

    10. Moel-yr-hydd, Llyn Stwlan, Tanygisiau Dam and Blaenau Ffestiniog from Craigysgafn
    Photo: Gerald Murphy (46)


    . . . see all 23 walk photographs & pictures of views from, on or of Craigysgafn


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