Walk cw119 Tryfan from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

One of the finest mountains in Wales


Route outline for walk cw119:

- Llyn Ogwen  -   Glan Dena  -   Llyn Ogwen  -   Gwern Gof Uchaf  -   Heather Terrace  -   Tryfan  -   (Adam and Eve)  -   Far South Peak  -   Bwlch Tryfan  -   Miner's Track  -   Llyn Caseg Fraith  -   Y Foel Goch  -   Gallt yr Ogof  -   Nant yr Ogof  -   Gwern Gof Isaf  -   Gwern Gof Uchaf  -   Glan Dena  -   Llyn Ogwen.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
3
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
3
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Welsh
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is Tryfan at 915m (3003ft). Tryfan is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (15th highest in Wales, 21st highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Tryfan is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (16th in Wales, 24th in England & Wales). Tryfan is classified as a Marilyn (6th highest in Wales, 209th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Y Foel Goch, 805m (2642ft). Y Foel Goch is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (33rd highest in Wales, 70th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Y Foel Goch is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (42nd in Wales, 86th in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Gallt yr Ogof, 763m (2504ft). Gallt yr Ogof is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (45th highest in Wales, 110th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Gallt yr Ogof is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (55th in Wales, 133rd in England & Wales).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


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 cw119 Tryfan from Glan Dena, Llyn Ogwen

In no particular order . . .

Me, Bradders and my nephew David during a snow blizzard on Bleaklow Head (Bleaklow Hill)

Me, Bradders and my nephew David during a snow blizzard on Bleaklow Head (Bleaklow Hill)

Photo: Dave Papworth (3)

Glan Dena and the Ogwen Valley from the summit of Tryfan

Glan Dena and the Ogwen Valley from the summit of Tryfan

Photo: Peter Royle (13)

Tryfan

Tryfan

Photo: Will Caesar (12)

Tryfan & Glyder Fach (in cloud) from Y Garn (Glyders)

Tryfan & Glyder Fach (in cloud) from Y Garn (Glyders)

Photo: Ade Campbell (2)

Bruno on Gallt yr Ogof summit

Bruno on Gallt yr Ogof summit

Photo: Mike Knipe (201)

Bristly Ridge and Glyder Fach from Llyn Ogwen

Bristly Ridge and Glyder Fach from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (2)

On Tryfan (Adam and Eve)

On Tryfan (Adam and Eve)

Photo: Kurt Elliott (2)

Foel-goch (Glyders) and Mynydd Perfedd from Llyn Ogwen

Foel-goch (Glyders) and Mynydd Perfedd from Llyn Ogwen

Photo: Chris Player (5)

Tryfan from Y Foel Goch

Tryfan from Y Foel Goch

Photo: Don Williams (9)

Llyn Ogwen and Y Garn (Glyders) from Glan Dena

Llyn Ogwen and Y Garn (Glyders) from Glan Dena

Photo: George White (5)


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