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Pen y Castell
623m (2045ft)

The Carneddau, Snowdonia, Conwy, Wales


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166th highest in Wales,
392nd in England & Wales

Walk Pen y Castell walking UK Mountains in The Carneddau Snowdonia National Park Conwy    Wales

Pen y Castell Summit

Photo: Mark Davidson

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

Snowdonia National Park


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

OL17 Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa and Conwy Valley/Dyffryn Conwy


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

115 Snowdon & Caernarfon


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You can walk to the top of Pen y Castell by using any of these 3 easy to follow route maps:





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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Pen y Castell Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Pen y Castell

Melfyn Parry walked up on November 29th, 2020 [from/via/route] Start & finish at minor car park at SH743693. Followed path from back of car park to summit of Pen y Gadair, then on to summit of Pen y Castell. From here continue along path to summit of Drum. Walk round cairn & through gate & follow path along fence line towards Foel Fras turning off the path at SH704686. Descend to Llyn Dylun reservoir & stopped for lunch in the Bothy. Continued up path along Craig Fawr to Melynllyn reservoir before descending along gravel roadway to Maeneira. Path leads to pumping station on afon Melynllyn. Continue along boggy section to join path alongside leat which leads back to carpark. [with] PRC [weather] Grey day with very low cloud on Drum

Sion Britton climbed on September 4th, 2021 [from/via/route] O Abergwyngregyn. [with] Solo [weather] Cymylog.

Mark Davidson bagged on August 6th, 2002 [from/via/route] Walk cw110 Tal y Fan andDrum from Cae Coch [with] Theresa [weather] Warm with high cloud but a bit hazy - Route directions for this walk are excellent

Andy Buxton hiked during August, 1964 [from/via/route] Ogwen to Llanfairfechan [with] Dad - Pen helgi, Pen Llitric, Craig Eigiau & Pen y Castell

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Pen y Castell

Pen-y-gaer, Penygadair and Pen y Castell from Tal y Fan

Pen-y-gaer, Penygadair and Pen y Castell from Tal y Fan

Photo: Brian Farrell (1)

Panorama of Pen-y-gaer, Penygadair, Pen y Castell, Foel-fras and Carnedd Gwenllian (Carnedd Uchaf) with Yr Elen and Carnedd Llewellyn beyond from Tal y Fan

Panorama of Pen-y-gaer, Penygadair, Pen y Castell, Foel-fras and Carnedd Gwenllian (Carnedd Uchaf) with Yr Elen and Carnedd Llewellyn beyond from Tal y Fan

Photo: Brian Farrell (3)


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