Not Logged On
Bagged

Carnedd Llewelyn
1064m (3492ft)

Walk Carnedd Llewelyn walking UK Mountains in The Carneddau Area Snowdonia National Park Conwy Gwynedd   Wales
Carnedd Llewelyn

Photograph by Roger Maloney

Carnedd Llewelyn is the highest point in the county of Conwy.

Carnedd Llewelyn is classified as a:

  • Mountain (3rd in Wal, 3rd in Eng & Wales)
  • Nuttall (3rd in Wal, 3rd in Eng & Wales)
  • Marilyn (2nd in Wal, 57th in GB)

 


Carnedd Llewelyn is on interactive maps:

  • OS Explorer (Orange Covers) sheet: OL17
  • OS Landranger (Pink Covers) sheet: 115
  •  

    Carnedd Llewelyn is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:





    You can walk to the top of Carnedd Llewelyn by using any of these 4 easy to follow route maps:

    Walk gw122 The Cwm Llafar Horseshoe

    Route Summary: - Bethesda, Gerlan, Gwernydd, Afon Caseg, Afon Llafar, Mynydd Du, Foel Meirch, Carnedd Dafydd, Cefn Ysgolion Duon, Bwlch Cyfryw-drum, Carnedd Llewelyn, Yr Elen, Foel Ganol, Braich y Brysgyll, Gwaun-y-gwiail, Gerlan, Bethesda.

    Length: 14.5km (9 miles) | Ascent: 1,116m (3,660ft) | Allow at least: 7hrs | Grade:Walk Grades Explanation and Help Hard


    Walk cw113 Carnedd Dafydd and Carnedd Llewelyn from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

    Route Summary: - Llyn Ogwen, Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen, Afon Lloer, Clogwyn Mawr, Bryn Mawr, Ffynnon Lloer, Cwm Lloer, Pen Yr Ole Wen, Carnedd Dafydd, Cefn Ysgolion Duon, Bwlch Cyfryw-drum, Carnedd Llewelyn, Craig Yr Ysfa, Bwlch Eryl Farchog, Pen Yr Helgi Du, Tal y Brarch, Gwern Gof Uchaf, Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen.

    Length: 15.5km (9¾ miles) | Ascent: 1,074m (3,523ft) | Allow at least: 7hrs | Grade:Walk Grades Explanation and Help Hard


    Walk cw199 Carnedd Llewelyn, Foel Grach and Pen Llithrig y Wrach from Llyn Eigiau

    Route Summary: - Llyn Eigiau Car Park, Craig Eigiau, Gwaun Y Garnedd, Foel Grach, Carnedd Llewelyn, Craig Yr Ysfa, Bwlch Eryl Farchog, Bwlch y Tri Marchog, Pen Llithrig y Wrach, Cedryn, Hafod-y-rhrw, Llyn Eigiau Car Park.

    Length: 17.5km (11 miles) | Ascent: 1,110m (3,641ft) | Allow at least: 7¾hrs | Grade:Walk Grades Explanation and Help Hard


    Walk cw129 The Welsh 3000's (Carneddau) from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

    Route Summary: - Llyn Ogwen, Glan Dena, Afon Lloer, Clogwyn Mawr, Bryn Mawr, Ffynnon Lloer, Cwm Lloer, Pen Yr Ole Wen, Foel Meirch, Carnedd Dafydd, Cefn Ysgolion Duon, Bwlch Cyfryw-drum, Carnedd Llewelyn, Yr Elen, Craig Yr Ysfa, Bwlch Eryl Farchog, Pen Yr Helgi Du, Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen.

    Length: 18.5km (11½ miles) | Ascent: 1,402m (4,599ft) | Allow at least: 8¾hrs | 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 Carnedd Llewelyn, 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 Carnedd LlewelynFellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Carnedd Llewelyn

    Hugh Strickland walked up Carnedd Llewelyn on September 1st, 2018 [from/via/route] 20 miles (just under 10 hours, 8500 feet) Capel Curig to Y Garn, down to Ogwen upPen Yr Ole Wen and back along Carneddau including Pen Llithrig y Wrach

    Bleddyn Rhys climbed Carnedd Llewelyn on April 10th, 2015 [from/via/route] Fynnu ar y ridge o cwm Lloer, draw i Carnedd Llywelyn a'r Elen, ac yna yn ol i Carnedd Dafydd a Pen Yr Ole Wen ac i lawr nol i lon fawr. [with] Ar ben fy hyn... [weather] Eithaf braf ond 'hazy'... - Methy'r llwybr lawr pen yr ole a gorfod sgramblo lawr rhyw afon serth - braidd yn gyffroes!

    Anthony Jackson bagged Carnedd Llewelyn during 1987 [with] usually alone but occasionally with others too.

    Robert Shaw hiked Carnedd Llewelyn on May 9th, 2004 [from/via/route] Straight up from Llyn Ogwen [with] The usual crew [weather] Clear

    David Wand summited Carnedd Llewelyn on July 30th, 2015 [weather] Sunny - Wales 3000 14 peaks in 24 hrs peak 4

    Mark Davidson conquered Carnedd Llewelyn on August 1st, 2001 [with] Theresa [weather] Bright and sunny with little wind - Did again on 2004-03-21

    Paul Redman scaled Carnedd Llewelyn on September 18th, 2016 [from/via/route] Pen Yr Ole Wen - Pen y benglog [with] Outdoor Duo crew [weather] Splendid

    Chris Newham walked up Carnedd Llewelyn on March 25th, 2016 [from/via/route] cw129 [with] Michal & Craig [weather] Sunny, windy later, snow on tops

    Rachael Tyler climbed Carnedd Llewelyn on October 4th, 2015 [with] Ashley [weather] Glorious

    Christina Lander bagged Carnedd Llewelyn on September 4th, 2015 [from/via/route] Gerlan - Mynydd Du - Carnedd Dafydd - Carnedd Llewelyn - Yr Elen - Gerlan [with] Dick [weather] Mostly in the clouds

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

    . . . [see more walk reports]




    More Photographs & Pictures of views from, on or of Carnedd Llewelyn

    Looking over to Carnedd Dafydd with The Glyderau and Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) in the distance (left) from Carnedd Llewelyn

    1. Looking over to Carnedd Dafydd with The Glyderau and Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) in the distance (left) from Carnedd Llewelyn
    Photo: Rob Barklamb (58)

    Carnedd Llewelyn, Carnedd Dafydd and Yr Elen from Drosgl

    2. Carnedd Llewelyn, Carnedd Dafydd and Yr Elen from Drosgl
    Photo: Alun Lawrence (12)

    Bwlch Eryl Farchog with Carnedd Llewelyn beyond from Pen yr Helgi Du

    3. Bwlch Eryl Farchog with Carnedd Llewelyn beyond from Pen yr Helgi Du
    Photo: Paul Hancock (4)

    Craig yr Ysfa with Carnedd Llewelyn beyond from Pen yr Helgi Du

    4. Craig yr Ysfa with Carnedd Llewelyn beyond from Pen yr Helgi Du
    Photo: Mike Griffiths (18)

    Pen Llithrig y Wrach and Carnedd Llewelyn from Creigiau Gleision

    5. Pen Llithrig y Wrach and Carnedd Llewelyn from Creigiau Gleision
    Photo: Mike Griffiths (2)

    Descending Carnedd Llewelyn via the Bwlch Eryl Farchog ridge

    6. Descending Carnedd Llewelyn via the Bwlch Eryl Farchog ridge
    Photo: Chris Clarke (3)

    Chinook Helicopter on a training flight below Carnedd Llewelyn on reconnoitring circuit before landing

    7. Chinook Helicopter on a training flight below Carnedd Llewelyn on reconnoitring circuit before landing
    Photo: Chris Clarke (4)

    Yr Elen from Carnedd Llewelyn

    8. Yr Elen from Carnedd Llewelyn
    Photo: Roger Maloney (8)

    Carnedd Llewelyn from Carnedd Dafydd

    9. Carnedd Llewelyn from Carnedd Dafydd
    Photo: Robert Jones (7)


    . . . see all 10 walk photographs & pictures of views from, on or of Carnedd Llewelyn


    Send us your photographs and pictures on, of, or from Carnedd Llewelyn

    If you would like to add your walk photographs and pictures featuring views from, on or of Carnedd Llewelyn to this page, please send them as email attachments (configured for any computer) along with your name to:



    and we shall do our best to publish them.

    (Guide Resolution = 300dpi. At least = 587pixels (wide) x 440 pixels (high).)

    Send us your photographs and pictures on, of, or from Carnedd Llewelyn via Facebook

    You can also submit photos via our Facebook Page.

    NB. Please indicate where each photo was taken.




    Do not miss our pick of the Best Walks in Britain


    Follow go4awalk.com on Twitter Follow go4awalk.com on Facebook


    Home






    Find new Friends to go walking with
    Walk all 214 Wainwrights in just 59 Walks. Download GPS Waypoints - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Walk The Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge Walk - All the Latest Route Information, GPS Waypoints and Split Times to keep you on Schedule
    Walk The British Three Peaks Challenge Walk - All the Latest Route Information and GPS Waypoints
    See our pick of The Best Walks in The Lake District - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of the Best Lake District Ridge Walks - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of the Best Lake District Walks to do in the rain - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Snowdonia - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Ridge Walks in Wales - Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Brecon Beacons - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Yorkshire Dales - Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Peak District - Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in The Forest of Bowland - Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Shropshire - Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Cheshire - Walks you must not miss!
    Walk our pick of The Best Walks in Lancashire - Walks you must not miss!
    Not sure where to walk next? Try Peak Bagging - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Not sure where to walk next? Walk part of a National Trail - Great Walks you must not miss!
    Walks with Downloadable and Uploadable GPS Waypoint Data
    Walking Kit Gear Tested by Walkers

    Walking Gear Tested by Walkers
    Full Site Search