Walk dn136 Moel Famau and Moel Dywyll from Bwlch Penbarras

Walk Route Map dn136 Moel Famau and Moel Dywyll from Bwlch Penbarras


Route outline for walk dn136:

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



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:

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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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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 highest in Wales, 138th in England & Wales)Moel Famau is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (65th highest in Wales, 859th highest in the UK).

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 dn136 Moel Famau and Moel Dywyll from Bwlch Penbarras

In no particular order . . .

My husband James and our 11 month old daughter Ember on Moel Famau

My husband James and our 11 month old daughter Ember on Moel Famau

Photo: Samantha Geraldean (1)

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 from The Offa's Dyke Path above Bwlch Penbarras

Moel Famau from The Offa's Dyke Path above Bwlch Penbarras

Photo: David OLeary (4)

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)

Moel Arthur from the summit of Moel Llys-y-coed<br> on The Offa's Dyke Path

Moel Arthur from the summit of Moel Llys-y-coed
on The Offa's Dyke Path

Photo: David OLeary (15)

Looking South West towards Snowdonia from<br>The Offa's Dyke Path at Bwlch Penbarras

Looking South West towards Snowdonia from
The Offa's Dyke Path at Bwlch Penbarras

Photo: David OLeary (2)

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 Llys-y-coed summit with Moel Arthur beyond<br> just off The Offa's Dyke Path

Moel Llys-y-coed summit with Moel Arthur beyond
just off The Offa's Dyke Path

Photo: David OLeary (17)

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)

Cilcain church

Cilcain church

Photo: David OLeary (19)


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