Walk cw172 Tal y Fan and Yr Orsedd from Bwlch y Ddeufaen

Magnificent views


Route outline for walk cw172:

- Bwlch y Ddeufaen Car Park  -   Cae Coch  -   Tal y Fan  -   Foel Lwyd  -   Bwlch y Ddeufaen  -   Foel Dduarth  -   Foel-ganol  -   Yr Orsedd  -   Pen Bryn-du  -   Bwlch y Ddeufaen Car Park.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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

The highest point of this walk is Tal y Fan at 610m (2002ft). Tal y Fan is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (134th highest in Wales, 311th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Tal y Fan is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (187th in Wales, 438th in England & Wales). Tal y Fan is classified as a Marilyn (52nd highest in Wales, 748th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Foel Lwyd, 603m (1979ft). Foel Lwyd is also known as a Welsh Dewey (11th in Wales, 19th 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 cw172 Tal y Fan and Yr Orsedd from Bwlch y Ddeufaen

In no particular order . . .

Anglesea and Conwy Bay from the summit of Foel Dduarth

Anglesea and Conwy Bay from the summit of Foel Dduarth

Photo: Stewart Bradley (2)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Me and my two sons Neil and Andrew on Tal y Fan

Me and my two sons Neil and Andrew on Tal y Fan

Photo: Julie Graham (9)

Sleet How (left), Outerside and Barrow (Newlands) (centre) and Causey Pike (right) from Crag Hill (Eel Crag)

Sleet How (left), Outerside and Barrow (Newlands) (centre) and Causey Pike (right) from Crag Hill (Eel Crag)

Photo: Julie Graham (8)

On Tal y Fan heading towards Cae Coch with the Conwy Valley in the background
(The Llahsa Apso dog is called Tess)

On Tal y Fan heading towards Cae Coch with the Conwy Valley in the background (The Llahsa Apso dog is called Tess)

Photo: Phil Jackson (2)

On the summit of The Old Man of Coniston

On the summit of The Old Man of Coniston

Photo: Phil Jackson (3)

Anglesea and Conwy Bay from the summit of Yr Orsedd

Anglesea and Conwy Bay from the summit of Yr Orsedd

Photo: Stewart Bradley (1)

Afon Anafon with Drum beyond from the summit of Yr Orsedd

Afon Anafon with Drum beyond from the summit of Yr Orsedd

Photo: Stewart Bradley (4)

Conwy Bay from the summit of Foel Dduarth

Conwy Bay from the summit of Foel Dduarth

Photo: Stewart Bradley (3)


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