Walk dn155 Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top, Cadair Bronwen and Cadair Berwyn from Landrillo

Long, lonely mountain walk - terrific!


Route outline for walk dn155:

- Llandrillo  -   Pont Rhyd-yr-hydd  -   Bwlch Llandrillo Wayfarer Memorial  -   Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top  -   Bronwen (North Top)  -   Cadair Bronwen  -   Bwlch Maen Gwynedd  -   Craig Berwyn  -   Cadair Berwyn  -   Cadair Berwyn (North Top)  -   Moel Sych  -   Ceulan Myheryn  -   Milltir Gerrig  -   Blaen-y-cwm  -   Llandrillo.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
5
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Welsh
Marilyn
Bridget
1
Bridget

The highest point of this walk is Cadair Berwyn at 830m (2724ft). Cadair Berwyn is the highest point in the county of Denbighshire. Cadair Berwyn is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (28th highest in Wales, 58th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Cadair Berwyn is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (32nd in Wales, 68th in England & Wales). Cadair Berwyn is classified as a Marilyn (13th highest in Wales, 340th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk also take you to the top of Cadair Berwyn (North Top), 827m (2714ft). Cadair Berwyn (North Top) is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (34th in Wales, 72nd in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Moel Sych, 827m (2714ft). Moel Sych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (29th highest in Wales, 61st highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). Moel Sych is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (33rd in Wales, 71st in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Craig Berwyn, 790m (2592ft) Craig Berwyn is the highest point in the county of Wrexham. and a Bridget; Cadair Bronwen 780m (2559ft) - a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (42nd Wal, 96th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (52nd Wal, 116th Eng & Wal) and Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top 621m (2038ft) - a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (123rd Wal, 290th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (170th Wal, 402nd Eng & Wal).


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 255
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 125
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk dn155 Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top, Cadair Bronwen and Cadair Berwyn from Landrillo

In no particular order . . .

Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top with Cadair Bronwen in the background

Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top with Cadair Bronwen in the background

Photo: Gary Bell (15)

Cadair Berwyn (North Top) summit trig point

Cadair Berwyn (North Top) summit trig point

Photo: John Greaves (15)

Decending the ridge from Cadair Berwyn towards Moel yr Ewig

Decending the ridge from Cadair Berwyn towards Moel yr Ewig

Photo: John Greaves (18)

Cadair Berwyn (North Top), Tomle, Foel Wen, Foel Wen (South Top), Mynydd Tarw, Cwm Maen Gwynedd, Tyn-y-ffridd, Mynydd Mawr, Godor, Godor (West Top) and Moel yr Ewig from Cadair Berwyn

Cadair Berwyn (North Top), Tomle, Foel Wen, Foel Wen (South Top), Mynydd Tarw, Cwm Maen Gwynedd, Tyn-y-ffridd, Mynydd Mawr, Godor, Godor (West Top) and Moel yr Ewig from Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (16)

Pool on Cadair Berwyn

Pool on Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (12)

Llyn Lluncaws from Cadair Berwyn

Llyn Lluncaws from Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (17)

Cadair Bronwen from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Cadair Bronwen from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Photo: Gary Bell (21)

Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top from the summit of Cerrig Coediog

Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top from the summit of Cerrig Coediog

Photo: Gary Bell (23)

Cadair Bronwen summit cairn with Cadair Berwyn and Moel Sych in the background

Cadair Bronwen summit cairn with Cadair Berwyn and Moel Sych in the background

Photo: Gary Bell (19)

Tomle from Craig Berwyn

Tomle from Craig Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (9)


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