Walk fl155 Moel Famau and Cilcain

The highest point in Flintshire


Route outline for walk fl155:

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



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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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, 139th 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 fl155 Moel Famau and Cilcain

In no particular order . . .

The Jubilee Monument Obelisk on the summit of Mynydd Tal-y-mignedd

The Jubilee Monument Obelisk on the summit of Mynydd Tal-y-mignedd

Photo: Gerald Murphy (158)

The Water Cut Sculpture on Lady Anne's Way, Mallerstang Valley

The Water Cut Sculpture on Lady Anne's Way, Mallerstang Valley

Photo: Robert Hall (46)

Mellbreak taken in the evening sunlight from the Kirkstile Inn in Loweswater Village

Mellbreak taken in the evening sunlight from the Kirkstile Inn in Loweswater Village

Photo: Chris Brankin (41)

Cilcain church

Cilcain church

Photo: David OLeary (19)

Caerwys Animal Pound Information Plaque

Caerwys Animal Pound Information Plaque

Photo: Peter Imrie (7)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Sunrise from Pendle Hill (Beacon or Big End)

Photo: Heather Walsh (3)

Langcliffe Summit Trig Point

Langcliffe Summit Trig Point

Photo: Christine Shepherd (666)

The Offa's Dyke Path approaching the summit of Moel Famau

The Offa's Dyke Path approaching the summit of Moel Famau

Photo: David OLeary (5)

On the summit of Brown Willy

On the summit of Brown Willy

Photo: Patrick Fludder (1)

Carrshield Moor from the hut at the head of Bridge Cleugh

Carrshield Moor from the hut at the head of Bridge Cleugh

Photo: Maurice Openshaw (5)


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