Pen y Gadair Fawr
The Black Mountains, The Brecon Beacons, Powys, Wales
Pen y Gadair Fawr is on Ordnance Survey Maps:
|OS Explorer Map OL13|
|1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)
|OS Landranger Map 161|
|1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)
Pen y Gadair Fawr is on Peak Bagging Map & Hill Tick List:
Fellow go4awalkers who have already walked, climbed, summited & bagged Pen y Gadair Fawr
Dale Tyler walked up on August 30th, 2017 [from/via/route] 6th peak on the Waun Fach horseshoe from Cwmdu to Crickhowell [weather] Mostly glorious, two short sharp showers at the beginning of the walk-enough convince me to reproof my jacket! - 19 mile walk followed by a well deserved pint and meal in Crickhowell. Sticky toffee pudding, mmmmm!
Robert Shaw climbed on May 13th, 2017 [from/via/route] From Llanthony whilst doing the Black Mountain Challenge. [with] Alcester Gents Sports Club [weather] Wet and misty
Glenn Radford bagged on October 29th, 2015 [from/via/route] walk po105 [with] William [weather] Mist Cloud low AM Clear windy PM
Alan Smith hiked on July 2nd, 2015 [with] Barry
Christina Lander summited on March 10th, 2015 [from/via/route] Pen Carrig-calch - Pen Allt-mawr - Pen Twyn Glas - Mynydd Llysiau - Pen Trumau - Waun Fach - Pen y Gadair Fawr - Pen Twyn Mawr [with] Dick [weather] Beautiful day, warm & sunny
Tim Buckley conquered on September 28th, 2014 [from/via/route] po 153 from Neuadd Fawr just north of Llanbedr [with] Solo walk, set off 8.30 am arrived here at 1.21pm [weather] Hot and clear, views to the distance - Pen Y Fan etc........ - Better top than Waun Fach, only 11m lower. It looks far more impressive from across the valley - not unlike Pen Y Fan and Corn Ddu
Wyn Griffiths scaled on March 5th, 2014 [from/via/route] From Neuadd Fawr via Pen Twyn Glas & Mynydd LLysiau [with] Me [weather] Dry, but cold on hills. Caught sun on face
David Lane walked up on August 15th, 2008 [from/via/route] The Pony Track [with] Kelly [weather] A dry, warm day - We walked this route again on 5th December, 2012, at which time there was snow on the upper reaches of the mountain, he weather was cold, clear, with fabulous blue skies.
Iain Jones climbed on November 10th, 2012 [from/via/route] The Castle Inn, Pengenffordd
Michael Rygol, John Cuthbert, Paul Booth, Trevor Williams, Louise Sandwith, David Price, Keith Brockwell, Matthew Thomas, Mark Davidson and Richard Penney have all walked, climbed & bagged Pen y Gadair Fawr.
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