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

A fine high walk with dramatic views


Route outline for walk cw113:

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.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
4
Welsh
Nuttalls
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 Llewelyn at 1064m (3492ft). Carnedd Llewelyn is the highest point in the county of Conwy.

Carnedd Llewelyn is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (3rd highest in Wales, 3rd highest in England & Wales). Carnedd Llewelyn is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (3rd highest in Wales, 3rd highest in England & Wales). Carnedd Llewelyn is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (2nd highest in Wales, 57th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Carnedd Dafydd at 1040m (3413ft). Carnedd Dafydd is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (4th highest in Wales, 4th highest in England & Wales). Carnedd Dafydd is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (4th highest in Wales, 4th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Pen yr Ole Wen at 978m (3210ft). Pen yr Ole Wen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (7th highest in Wales, 8th highest in England & Wales). Pen yr Ole Wen is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (7th highest in Wales, 8th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Pen yr Helgi Du at 833m (2734ft). Pen yr Helgi Du is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (26th Wales, 56th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (30th highest in Wales, 66th highest in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

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


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

In no particular order . . .

Boretree Tarn on Finsthwaite Heights

Boretree Tarn on Finsthwaite Heights

Photo: Andy Malcolm (190)

Craig yr Ysfa from Cwm Eigiau

Craig yr Ysfa from Cwm Eigiau

Photo: Mike Griffiths (15)

Seathwaite Tarn and Duddon Valley from Grey Friar

Seathwaite Tarn and Duddon Valley from Grey Friar

Photo: James Brennan (4)

Memorial to a crashed aircraft on Whittle Hill

Memorial to a crashed aircraft on Whittle Hill

Photo: Paul Chadwick (7)

Y Garn (Glyders) from Glan Dana

Y Garn (Glyders) from Glan Dana

Photo: Robert Jones (2)

The Water Cut Sculpture on Lady Anne's Way, Mallerstang Valley

The Water Cut Sculpture on Lady Anne's Way, Mallerstang Valley

Photo: Robert Hall (46)

Punchbowl Inn, Askham

Punchbowl Inn, Askham

Photo: Mike Walker (127)

Hallin Fell from a viewpoint on the descent from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Hallin Fell from a viewpoint on the descent from High Dodd (Sleet Fell)

Photo: Christine Shepherd (618)

Fan y Big, Cribyn and Pen y Fan from Cefn Cyff

Fan y Big, Cribyn and Pen y Fan from Cefn Cyff

Photo: David Thompson (2)

Tryfan from Llyn Ogwen

Tryfan from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (1)


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