Walk gw120 The Western Berwyns from Hirnant Pass

The fabulous Berwyns


Route outline for walk gw120:

Hirnant Pass  -  Foel Goch (Berwyns)  -  Trum y Gwrgedd  -  Trum y Gwragedd  -  Foel y Geifr (Berwyns)  -  Pen y Cerrig  -  Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw  -  Stac Rhos  -  Cefn Gwyntog  -  Cyrniau Nod  -  Y Groes Fagl  -  Pennllyn Forest  -  Wystrad-y-groes  -  Hirnant Pass.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Trum y Gwragedd is spelt incorrectly on OS map OL23 as Trum y Gwrgedd


Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
8
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
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 Cyrniau Nod at 667m (2189ft). Cyrniau Nod is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (91st highest in Wales, 221st highest in England & Wales). Cyrniau Nod is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (121st highest in Wales, 295th highest in England & Wales). Cyrniau Nod is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (41st highest in Wales, 654th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Y Groes Fagl at 659m (2163ft). Y Groes Fagl is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (132nd highest in Wales, 314th highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw at 640m (2100ft). Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (108th highest in Wales, 260th highest in England & Wales). Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (149th highest in Wales, 352nd highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Stac Rhos at 630m (2068ft). Stac Rhos is known as a Welsh Nuttall (158th highest in Wales, 376th highest in England & Wales) ; Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) at 626m (2055ft). Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (119th Wales, 283rd Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (164th highest in Wales, 388th highest in England & Wales) ; Cefn Gwyntog at 615m (2018ft). Cefn Gwyntog is known as a Welsh Nuttall (180th highest in Wales, 424th highest in England & Wales) ; Foel Goch (Berwyns) at 613m (2012ft). Foel Goch (Berwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (132nd Wales, 308th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (184th highest in Wales, 432nd highest in England & Wales). ; Trum y Gwrgedd at 612m (2009ft). Trum y Gwrgedd is known as a Welsh Nuttall (185th highest in Wales, 434th highest in England & Wales)

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps OL23 & 255
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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



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