Walk gw113 Waun-oer and Cribin Fawr from Bryn Coedwig, Aberllefenni

Superb mountain walk


Route outline for walk gw113:

Aberllefenni  -  Bryn Coedwig Field Studies Centre  -  Cwm Ratgoed  -  Fynnon-Badarn  -  Ffridd Newydd  -  Mynydd Ceiswyn  -  Waun-oer  -  Cribin Fawr  -  Craig Portas  -  Craig Portas (East Top)  -  Craig Portas  -  Mynydd Dolgoed  -  Dolgoed  -  Ratgoed Hall  -  Bryn Coedwig  -  Aberllefenni.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
2
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
2
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Welsh
Marilyns
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Waun-oer at 670m (2198ft). Waun-oer is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (86th highest in Wales, 214th highest in England & Wales). Waun-oer is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (115th highest in Wales, 286th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Cribin Fawr at 659m (2163ft). Cribin Fawr is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (99th highest in Wales, 235th highest in England & Wales). Cribin Fawr is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (129th highest in Wales, 311th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Mynydd Ceiswyn at 605m (1986ft). Mynydd Ceiswyn is known as a Bridget.

Along the way you will also bag Craig Portas at 605m (1985ft). Craig Portas is classified as a Welsh Dewey (6th highest in Wales, 11th highest in England & Wales); Craig Portas (East Top) at 587m (1926ft). Craig Portas (East Top) is classified as a Welsh Dewey (34th highest in Wales, 55th highest in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL23
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 124
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk gw113 Waun-oer and Cribin Fawr from Bryn Coedwig, Aberllefenni

In no particular order . . .

Cwm Ratgoed from the lower slopes of Mynydd Dolgoed

Cwm Ratgoed from the lower slopes of Mynydd Dolgoed

Photo: Mike Walker (428)

Boundary stone on Craig Portas

Boundary stone on Craig Portas

Photo: Mike Walker (417)

Maesglase (Craig Rhiw-erch) (left) and Maesglase (Maen Du) (right) from the lower slopes of Craig Portas

Maesglase (Craig Rhiw-erch) (left) and Maesglase (Maen Du) (right) from the lower slopes of Craig Portas

Photo: Mike Walker (420)

Craig Portas (East Top) from the lower slopes of Craig Portas

Craig Portas (East Top) from the lower slopes of Craig Portas

Photo: Mike Walker (421)

Waun-oer and Cribin Fawr from the summit of Craig Portas

Waun-oer and Cribin Fawr from the summit of Craig Portas

Photo: Mike Walker (423)

The trig point on the summit of Waun-oer

The trig point on the summit of Waun-oer

Photo: Mike Walker (410)

The Cwm Nant Ceiswyn from the Mynydd Dolgoed ridge

The Cwm Nant Ceiswyn from the Mynydd Dolgoed ridge

Photo: Mike Walker (426)

Maesglase (Craig Rhiw-erch) (left), Maesglase (Maen Du) (centre) and Craig Portas (East Top) from the lower slopes of Craig Portas

Maesglase (Craig Rhiw-erch) (left), Maesglase (Maen Du) (centre) and Craig Portas (East Top) from the lower slopes of Craig Portas

Photo: Mike Walker (419)

Waun-oer from Cribin Fawr

Waun-oer from Cribin Fawr

Photo: Mike Walker (413)

Craig Portas from Cribin Fawr

Craig Portas from Cribin Fawr

Photo: Mike Walker (416)


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