Walk dn112 Moel Famau and Moel Dywyll from Moel Famau Country Park

Walk Route Map dn112 Moel Famau and Moel Dywyll from Moel Famau Country Park

The Tower on top of Moel Famau was built to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of George III. It was wrecked by a storm in 1862


Route outline for walk dn112:

- Moel Famau Country Park  -   Moel Famau  -   The Offa's Dyke Path  -   Moel Dywyll  -   Moel Llys-y-coed  -   Bwlch Arthur  -   Gronfoel Farm  -   Cilcain  -   Y Pentre  -   Crug Farm  -   Ffrith  -   Bryn Fynnon  -   Moel Famau Country Park.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

The Tower on top of Moel Famau was built to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of George III. It was wrecked by a storm in 1862


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
0
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
0
Welsh
Nuttalls
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 Moel Famau at 555m (1821ft). Moel Famau is the highest point in the county of Flintshire. Moel Famau is also known as a Welsh Dewey (78th in Wales, 138th in England & Wales)Moel Famau is classified as a Marilyn (65th highest in Wales, 859th highest in the UK).


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 265
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 116
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk dn112 Moel Famau and Moel Dywyll from Moel Famau Country Park

In no particular order . . .

Foel Fenlli from The Offa's Dyke Path<br> on the summit of Moel Famau

Foel Fenlli from The Offa's Dyke Path
on the summit of Moel Famau

Photo: David OLeary (10)

Moel Dywyll from The Offa's Dyke Path North of Moel Famau

Moel Dywyll from The Offa's Dyke Path North of Moel Famau

Photo: David OLeary (11)

The White Horse, Cilcain

The White Horse, Cilcain

Photo: David OLeary (20)

The larger beacon or cairn on the summit of Moel Dywyll<br> on The Offa's Dyke Path

The larger beacon or cairn on the summit of Moel Dywyll
on The Offa's Dyke Path

Photo: David OLeary (12)

Moel Dywyll, Moel Llys, Moel Arthur and The Offa's Dyke Path<br>from the summit of Moel Famau

Moel Dywyll, Moel Llys, Moel Arthur and The Offa's Dyke Path
from the summit of Moel Famau

Photo: David OLeary (7)

Moel Famau summit trig point, Jubilee Tower and The Offa's Dyke Path

Moel Famau summit trig point, Jubilee Tower and The Offa's Dyke Path

Photo: David OLeary (8)

The smaller beacon or cairn on the summit of Moel Dywyll<br> on The Offa's Dyke Path

The smaller beacon or cairn on the summit of Moel Dywyll
on The Offa's Dyke Path

Photo: David OLeary (13)

Glyder Fach (centre left), Glyder Fawr (centre) and Tryfan (centre right) from Pen Llithrig y Wrach

Glyder Fach (centre left), Glyder Fawr (centre) and Tryfan (centre right) from Pen Llithrig y Wrach

Photo: Paul Hancock (3)

Moel Famau summit from The Offa's Dyke Path

Moel Famau summit from The Offa's Dyke Path

Photo: Paul Hancock (2)

Foel Fenlli and Bwlch Penbarras from The Offa's Dyke Path<br> on the summit of Moel Famau

Foel Fenlli and Bwlch Penbarras from The Offa's Dyke Path
on the summit of Moel Famau

Photo: David OLeary (6)


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