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

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

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). Cadair Berwyn is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (32nd highest in Wales, 68th highest in England & Wales). Cadair Berwyn is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (13th highest in Wales, 340th highest in the UK).

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

You will also reach the summit of Moel Sych at 827m (2714ft). Moel Sych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (29th highest in Wales, 61st highest in England & Wales). Moel Sych is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (33rd highest in Wales, 71st highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Craig Berwyn at 790m (2592ft). Craig Berwyn is the highest point in the county of Wrexham.

Craig Berwyn is known as a Bridget. ; Cadair Bronwen at 780m (2559ft). Cadair Bronwen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (42nd Wales, 96th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (52nd highest in Wales, 116th highest in England & Wales) ; Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top at 621m (2038ft). Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (123rd Wales, 290th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (170th highest in Wales, 402nd highest in England & Wales).

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 . . .

Cadair Berwyn and Moel Sych from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Cadair Berwyn and Moel Sych from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Photo: Gary Bell (20)

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)

Looking down Clochnant to The River Dee Valley from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Looking down Clochnant to The River Dee Valley from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Photo: Gary Bell (22)

Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top with Cadair Bronwen in the background

Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top with Cadair Bronwen in the background

Photo: Gary Bell (15)

Pool on Cadair Berwyn

Pool on Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (12)

Cadair Berwyn and Moel Sych from Craig Berwyn

Cadair Berwyn and Moel Sych from Craig Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (11)

Cwm Maen Gwynedd and Tyn-y-ffridd from Craig Berwyn

Cwm Maen Gwynedd and Tyn-y-ffridd from Craig Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (10)

Wayfarer Memorial on the summit of the Pen Bwlch Llandrillo pass

Wayfarer Memorial on the summit of the Pen Bwlch Llandrillo pass

Photo: Gary Bell (16)

Cadair Berwyn (North Top) summit trig point

Cadair Berwyn (North Top) summit trig point

Photo: John Greaves (15)

Tomle from Craig Berwyn

Tomle from Craig Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (9)

Craig Berwyn from Cadair Berwyn

Craig Berwyn from Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (14)

Cadair Berwyn

Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (13)

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)

Cadair Bronwen from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Cadair Bronwen from Bwlch Maen Gwynedd

Photo: Gary Bell (21)

Llyn Lluncaws from Cadair Berwyn

Llyn Lluncaws from Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (17)

Pantre and Nant Cwm-llawerrog from Cadair Bronwen

Pantre and Nant Cwm-llawerrog from Cadair Bronwen

Photo: Gary Bell (18)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk dn155 Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top, Cadair Bronwen and Cadair Berwyn from Landrillo


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