Walk cw180 Carnedd Moel Siabod, Y Foel Goch and Gallt yr Ogaf from Pont Cyfyng, Capel Curig

Long mountain walk with two big ascents


Route outline for walk cw180:

Capel Curig  -  Pont Cyfyng  -  Llyn y Foel  -  Daear Ddu Ridge  -  Carnedd Moel Siabod  -  Moel Gid  -  Colgwyn Bwlch-y-maen  -  Cefnycerrig  -  Llyn Lockwood  -  Pen-y-Gwryd Hotel  -  Miners Path  -  Llyn Caseg Fraith  -  Y Foel Goch  -  Gallt Yr Ogaf  -  Cefn y Capel  -  Capel Curig  -  Plas y Brenin  -  Llynnau Mymbyr  -  Pont Cyfyng  -  Capel Curig.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
2
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 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). Carnedd Moel Siabod is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (11th highest in Wales, 280th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Y Foel Goch at 805m (2642ft). Y Foel Goch is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (33rd highest in Wales, 70th highest in England & Wales). Y Foel Goch is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (42nd highest in Wales, 86th 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 cw180 Carnedd Moel Siabod, Y Foel Goch and Gallt yr Ogaf from Pont Cyfyng, Capel Curig

In no particular order . . .

Myself and my daughter on Carnedd Moel Siabod

Myself and my daughter on Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Lee White (1)

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)

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

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

Photo: Mike Knipe (115)

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)

Llyn y Foel from the Moel Siabod Ridge

Llyn y Foel from the Moel Siabod Ridge

Photo: Davie Naylor (8)

Approaching the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Approaching the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Karen Harding (8)

On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

On the summit of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Dave Slack (1)

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)

Me at the top of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Me at the top of Carnedd Moel Siabod

Photo: Dave Slack (2)

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)


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