Walk cw115 Allt-fawr, Moel Druman and Ysgafell Wen from Crimea Pass (Bwlch y Gorddinan)

Superb views in glorious solitude


Route outline for walk cw115:

Crimea Pass (Bwlch y Gorddinan)  -  Iwerddon (Allt-fawr)  -  Allt-fawr (Moelwyns)  -  Llyn Conglog  -  Moel Druman  -  Llyn Coch  -  Llyn Terfyn  -  Ysgafell Wen  -  Ysgafell Wen (North Top)  -  Llynnau'r Cwn  -  Ysgafell Wen (Far North Top)  -  Afon Lledr  -  Moel Fleiddiau  -  Moel Lledr  -  Moel Dyrnogydd  -  Crimea Pass (Bwlch y Gorddinan).




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
12
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
13
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
1
Welsh
Dewey
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
5
Welsh
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) at 698m (2291ft). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (69th highest in Wales, 176th highest in England & Wales). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (89th highest in Wales, 225th highest in England & Wales). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (33rd highest in Wales, 598th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) at 698m (2291ft). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (69th highest in Wales, 176th highest in England & Wales). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (89th highest in Wales, 225th highest in England & Wales). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (33rd highest in Wales, 598th highest in the UK).

You will also reach the summit of Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) at 698m (2291ft). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (69th highest in Wales, 176th highest in England & Wales). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (89th highest in Wales, 225th highest in England & Wales). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (33rd highest in Wales, 598th highest in the UK).

Along the way you will also bag Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) at 698m (2291ft). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (69th Wales, 176th Eng & Wal), a Welsh Nuttall (89th highest in Wales, 225th highest in England & Wales) ; Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) at 698m (2291ft). Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (69th Wales, 176th Eng & Wal), a Welsh Nuttall (89th highest in Wales, 225th highest in England & Wales) ; Moel Druman at 676m (2219ft). Moel Druman is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (81st Wales, 198th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (110th highest in Wales, 268th highest in England & Wales) ; Ysgafell Wen at 672m (2206ft). Ysgafell Wen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (84th Wales, 209th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (113th highest in Wales, 280th highest in England & Wales) ; Ysgafell Wen at 672m (2206ft). Ysgafell Wen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (84th Wales, 209th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (113th highest in Wales, 280th highest in England & Wales) ; Ysgafell Wen at 672m (2206ft). Ysgafell Wen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (84th Wales, 209th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (113th highest in Wales, 280th highest in England & Wales) ; Ysgafell Wen at 672m (2206ft). Ysgafell Wen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (84th Wales, 209th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (113th highest in Wales, 280th highest in England & Wales) ; Ysgafell Wen at 672m (2206ft). Ysgafell Wen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (84th Wales, 209th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (113th highest in Wales, 280th highest in England & Wales) ; Ysgafell Wen (North Top) at 669m (2196ft). Ysgafell Wen (North Top) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (88th Wales, 216th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (118th highest in Wales, 289th highest in England & Wales) ; Ysgafell Wen (Far North Top) at 650m (2133ft). Ysgafell Wen (Far North Top) is known as a Welsh Nuttall (140th highest in Wales, 334th highest in England & Wales) ; Iwerddon (Allt-fawr) at 583m (1913ft). Iwerddon (Allt-fawr) is known as a Bridget. ; Moel Dyrnogydd at 524m (1720ft). Moel Dyrnogydd is classified as a Welsh Dewey (165th highest in Wales, 295th highest in England & Wales).

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 cw115 Allt-fawr, Moel Druman and Ysgafell Wen from Crimea Pass (Bwlch y Gorddinan)

In no particular order . . .

The shoulder of Moelwyn Mawr (left) and Cnicht above Llyn Conlog from Allt-fawr (Moelwyns)

The shoulder of Moelwyn Mawr (left) and Cnicht above Llyn Conlog from Allt-fawr (Moelwyns)

Photo: Gerald Murphy (32)

Moel Dyrnogydd summit

Moel Dyrnogydd summit

Photo: Edward Jones (18)

Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) from Iwerddon (Allt-fawr)

Allt-fawr (Moelwyns) from Iwerddon (Allt-fawr)

Photo: Edward Jones (3)

Porthmadog and Cnicht (North top) from Ysgafell Wen

Porthmadog and Cnicht (North top) from Ysgafell Wen

Photo: Gerald Murphy (19)

Garreg Flaenllym and Blaenau Ffestiniog from Allt-fawr (Moelwyns)

Garreg Flaenllym and Blaenau Ffestiniog from Allt-fawr (Moelwyns)

Photo: Gerald Murphy (27)

The Snowdon Range - Y Lliwedd, Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa), Garnedd Ugain (Crib y Ddysgl) and Crib Goch - from Ysgafell Wen

The Snowdon Range - Y Lliwedd, Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa), Garnedd Ugain (Crib y Ddysgl) and Crib Goch - from Ysgafell Wen

Photo: Gerald Murphy (15)

Ysgafell Wen (North Top) summit cairn

Ysgafell Wen (North Top) summit cairn

Photo: Edward Jones (10)

Moel Penamnen and Moel Farlwyd from Moel Dyrnogydd

Moel Penamnen and Moel Farlwyd from Moel Dyrnogydd

Photo: Edward Jones (17)

Carnedd Moel Siabod from near Moel Dyrnogydd

Carnedd Moel Siabod from near Moel Dyrnogydd

Photo: Gerald Murphy (34)

Afon Lledr below Moel Fleiddiau

Afon Lledr below Moel Fleiddiau

Photo: Edward Jones (14)


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