Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig

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Route outline for walk cw108:

Plas y Brenin  -  Capel Curig  -  Llynnau Mymbyr  -  Plas y Brenin Path  -  Coed Bryn-engan  -  Carnedd Moel Siabod  -  Rhos Farm  -  Pont Cyfyng  -  Afon Llugwy  -  Coed Bryn-engan  -  Plas y Brenin  -  Capel Curig




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
Welsh
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttall
1
Welsh
Nuttall
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Welsh
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Carnedd Moel Siabod at 872m (2861ft). Carnedd Moel Siabod is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (21st highest in Wales, 36th highest in England & Wales) Carnedd Moel Siabod is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (24th highest in Wales, 42nd highest in England & Wales) and a Welsh Marilyn (11th highest in Wales, 281st highest in the UK). Carnedd Moel Siabod means 'Cairn on Siabod Bare Hill' in Welsh and is pronounced 'kan-neth moy-el shee-bodd'. The summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point & a large circular stone wind break.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL17 & OL18
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 115
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig

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Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Disused Quarry Pool near Pont Cyfyng

Disused Quarry Pool near Pont Cyfyng

Photo: Davie Naylor (3)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Dave Slack (1)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - *The Carneddau, Llynnau Mymbyr, Plas Y Brenin, Capel Curig, The Moel Siabod Ridge and Betws-y-Coed from Carnedd Moel Siabod

*The Carneddau, Llynnau Mymbyr, Plas Y Brenin, Capel Curig, The Moel Siabod Ridge and Betws-y-Coed from Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Davie Naylor (5)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Cyfyng Falls, Pont Cyfyng

Cyfyng Falls, Pont Cyfyng

Photo: Davie Naylor (1)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - The Glyderau (Glyderau) (left), Tryfan and Carrnedd Dafydd (The Carneddau) poking through low cloud from the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

The Glyderau (Glyderau) (left), Tryfan and Carrnedd Dafydd (The Carneddau) poking through low cloud from the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Mike Knipe (115)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Quarry pool by the Miners' track on the lower NE slopes of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Quarry pool by the Miners' track on the lower NE slopes of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Mike Griffiths (11)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Carnedd Moel Siabod and Llynnau Mymbyr from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig

Carnedd Moel Siabod and Llynnau Mymbyr from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig

Photo: Davie Naylor (11)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Climbing the North West ridge of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Climbing the North West ridge of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Mike Knipe (116)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - The Moel Siabod Ridge from Carnedd Moel Siabod

The Moel Siabod Ridge from Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Davie Naylor (7)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Llyn y Foel from the Moel Siabod Ridge

Llyn y Foel from the Moel Siabod Ridge

Photo: Davie Naylor (8)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Snowdon Horseshoe reflected in Llynnau Mymbyr near Plas Y Brenin featuring Y Lliwedd (left) and Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa), Crib Goch and Garnedd Ugain (Crib y Ddysgl) (right)

Snowdon Horseshoe reflected in Llynnau Mymbyr near Plas Y Brenin featuring Y Lliwedd (left) and Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa), Crib Goch and Garnedd Ugain (Crib y Ddysgl) (right)

Photo: Ray Crowe (3)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - The Carneddau from the Plas y Brenin path up Moel Siabod

The Carneddau from the Plas y Brenin path up Moel Siabod

Photo: Davie Naylor (10)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Temperature Inversion - Glyder Fach and Glyder Fach poking out of a sea of clouds from Carnedd Moel Siabod

Temperature Inversion - Glyder Fach and Glyder Fach poking out of a sea of clouds from Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Mike Knipe (210)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod in the January snow

On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod in the January snow

Photo: Dave Slack (4)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Descending the Moel Siabod Ridge

Descending the Moel Siabod Ridge

Photo: Davie Naylor (9)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - A distant view of Cadair Idris and The Rhinogs from the SE ridge of Carnedd Moel Siabod

A distant view of Cadair Idris and The Rhinogs from the SE ridge of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Mike Griffiths (12)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - A great day on Carnedd Moel Siabod

A great day on Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Steve Gagen (1)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Myself and my daughter on Carnedd Moel Siabod

Myself and my daughter on Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Lee White (1)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - The SE ridge of Carnedd Moel Siabod

The SE ridge of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Mike Griffiths (13)

Walk cw108 Carnedd Moel Siabod from Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig - Y Lliwedd (centre left), Snowdon and Crib Goch (right) across Llynnau Mymbyr from Plas y Brenin near Capel Curig

Y Lliwedd (centre left), Snowdon and Crib Goch (right) across Llynnau Mymbyr from Plas y Brenin near Capel Curig

Photo: Robert Rowe (1)


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