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Foel y Geifr (Berwyns)
626m (2055ft)

The Berwyns, Snowdonia, Gwynedd, Wales

The summit of Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.


Record Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) as Bagged, Climbed & Conquered


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Welsh Mountain
119th highest in Wales,
283rd in England & Wales

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Welsh Nuttall
164th highest in Wales,
385th in England & Wales

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Welsh Trig Point (Pillar)

Walk Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) walking UK Mountains in The Berwyns Snowdonia National Park Gwynedd, Wales

Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) Summit

Photo: Mark Kissipie

You can find Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) & all the walks that climb it on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)

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1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL23 Cadair Idris & Bala Lake/Llyn Tegid


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

125 Bala & Lake Vyrnwy, Berwyn


See Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) and the surrounding tops on our free-to-access 'Google Style' Peak Bagging Maps:

See Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) and the surrounding tops on our downloadable PDF Peak Bagging Map:


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See the location of Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) and both walks that climb it on an interactive Google Map


You can walk to the top of Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) by using either of these 2 easy‑to‑follow route maps:
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Walk gw196 Foel Goch and Foel y Geifr from Hirnant Pass

A quick taste of the Berwyns

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Vital Statistics:

Length: 4.75ml (7.5km)
Ascent:1,628ft (496m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:Walk Grade 4 Icon (Moderate)
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Walk gw120 The Western Berwyns from Hirnant Pass

The fabulous Berwyns

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Vital Statistics:

Length: 12.75ml (20.5km)
Ascent:2,763ft (842m)
Time:7½ hrs
Grade:Walk Grade 7 Icon (Hard)

Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Foel y Geifr (Berwyns)

Mark Davidson walked up Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) on July 3rd, 2006 [from/via/route] Walk gw120 The Western Berwyns from Hirnant Pass [with] Alone [weather] Nice & sunny

Stephanie Doyle climbed Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) on April 2nd, 2022 [with] Friend

Donovan Suddell bagged Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) on April 1st, 2021 [from/via/route] GW120 [weather] Misty

Alwyn Jones hiked Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) on August 14th, 2016 [from/via/route] Rhyd Wen

Robert Taylor-Marriott summited Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) on October 16th, 2012 [from/via/route] Route 41: Pen y Cerrig Duon, Foel Goch, Trum y Gwrgedd & Foel y Gerfr (BCFTG) Completed 16.10.12 + [with] Vince Wetton and Robert Taylor-Marriott. [weather] Fair.

David Lane conquered Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) on December 2nd, 2006 [with] Kelly

Vince Wetton scaled Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) on October 12th, 2012 [with] RTM [weather] Cloudy

Trevor Williams, Paul Booth and Richard Penney have all walked, climbed & bagged Foel y Geifr (Berwyns).

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Foel y Geifr (Berwyns)

Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) from Pen y Cerrig Duon

Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) from Pen y Cerrig Duon

Photo: Mark Kissipie (258)


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