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Cnicht (North Top)
686m (2251ft)

The Molewyns Area, Snowdonia, Gwynedd, Wales

Cnicht is often referred to as the 'Welsh Matterhorn' due to its shape, particularly when viewed from Croesor. Cnicht means 'Knight' and is pronounced 'k-neecht'.


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99th highest in Wales,
247th in England & Wales

Walk Cnicht (North Top) walking UK Mountains in The Molewyns Area Snowdonia National Park Gwynedd    Wales

Cnicht (North Top) Summit

Photo: Gerald Murphy

Cnicht (North Top) is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL17
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)


OS Landranger Map 117
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)



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Other walkers who hiked, climbed, bagged and summited Cnicht (North Top) Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Cnicht (North Top)

Andy Buxton walked up during August, 1963 [from/via/route] Nanmor (with Cnicht) [with] Dad

Christina Lander climbed on April 18th, 2018 [from/via/route] Croesor - Cnicht - Bwlch y Rhosydd - Llyn Croesor - Moelwyn Mawr - Moelwyn Bach - Croesor [with] Dick [weather] Started off overcast, but turned into a beautiful sunny day. Windy on top of Moelwyn Mawr & Moelwyn Bach

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

Vince Wetton hiked on March 9th, 2010 [from/via/route] Cnicht [with] RTM

Gerald Murphy summited on May 5th, 2012 [from/via/route] See notes on Allt Fawr walk, same day.

Robert Taylor-marriott conquered on February 9th, 2010 [from/via/route] Route 4: Cnicnt, Cnicnt North Top& Moel Druman (CNT) Completed 09.02.10 [with] Vince Wetton & Robert Taylor-Marriott [weather] Sunny, cold, ice

Kath Edwards scaled on June 26th, 2011 - Loved this walk

Linda Mckeogh and Trevor Williams have both walked, climbed & bagged Cnicht (North Top).

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More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Cnicht (North Top)

Cnicht and Cnicht (North Top) across Cwm Croesor from the summit of Moelwyn Mawr

Cnicht and Cnicht (North Top) across Cwm Croesor from the summit of Moelwyn Mawr

Photo: Martin Talbot (27)

Llyn y Biswail with Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) in the distance from the summit of Cnicht (North Top)

Llyn y Biswail with Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) in the distance from the summit of Cnicht (North Top)

Photo: Martin Talbot (11)

Rhosydd Quarry ruins with Cnicht (left) and Cnicht (North Top) beyond

Rhosydd Quarry ruins with Cnicht (left) and Cnicht (North Top) beyond

Photo: Martin Talbot (19)

The north-west ridge of Molewyn Mawr (left) with Cnicht, Cnicht (North Top) and Ysgafell Wen (far right) across Cwm Croesor and Clogwyn Brith from the summit of Moelwyn Mawr

The north-west ridge of Molewyn Mawr (left) with Cnicht, Cnicht (North Top) and Ysgafell Wen (far right) across Cwm Croesor and Clogwyn Brith from the summit of Moelwyn Mawr

Photo: Martin Talbot (25)

Cnicht and Cnicht (North Top) with The Snowdon Range beyond from Moelwyn Mawr

Cnicht and Cnicht (North Top) with The Snowdon Range beyond from Moelwyn Mawr

Photo: Gerald Murphy (53)

Cnicht (centre) and Cnicht (North Top) (right) from the lower slopes of Moelwyn Bach

Cnicht (centre) and Cnicht (North Top) (right) from the lower slopes of Moelwyn Bach

Photo: Martin Talbot (35)


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