Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen

A walk in Snowdonia National Park, Gwynedd, North Wales

Quiet secluded hills with great views

Walk Route Summary:

- Pont Rhyd-y-fen, Pant-yr-Hedydd, Llyn Arenig Fawr, Y Castell, Bwlch Blaen-y-nant, Arenig Fawr, Crag y Hyrddod, Pont Rhyd-y-fen.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

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Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen Pont Rhyd-y-fen, Pant-yr-Hedydd, Llyn Arenig Fawr, Y Castell, Bwlch Blaen-y-nant, Arenig Fawr, Crag y Hyrddod, Pont Rhyd-y-fen The Arenigs Area,  Snowdonia National Park,  Gwynedd,  Wales

The path down the Arenig Fawr ridge summit
Photo: Steven Nash

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Arenig Fawr at 854m (2802ft). Arenig Fawr is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (24th in Wales, 45th in England & Wales). Arenig Fawr is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (27th in Wales, 53rd in England & Wales) and a Marilyn (12th in Wales, 310th in the UK).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

hewitt
1
Welsh
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttall
1
Welsh
Nuttall
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

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More Photos and Pictures from Walk gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen

In no particular order . . .

Llyn Celyn from the lower slopes of Arenig Fawr near Pant-yr-Hedydd. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

1. Llyn Celyn from the lower slopes of Arenig Fawr near Pant-yr-Hedydd
Photo: Christopher Barton (1)


Finally approaching the Arenig Fawr summit. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

2. Finally approaching the Arenig Fawr summit
Photo: Christopher Barton (8)


Arenig Fawr (South Top) from Arenig Fawr. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

3. Arenig Fawr (South Top) from Arenig Fawr
Photo: Christopher Barton (11)


Llyn Arenig Fawr with Arenig Fawr beyond. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

4. Llyn Arenig Fawr with Arenig Fawr beyond
Photo: Steven Nash (3)


Arenig Fawr summit trig point and memorial plaque. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

5. Arenig Fawr summit trig point and memorial plaque
Photo: Steven Nash (7)


Llyn Arenig Fawr from the upper slopes of Arenig Fawr. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

6. Llyn Arenig Fawr from the upper slopes of Arenig Fawr
Photo: Christopher Barton (6)


Myself on Arenig Fawr. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

7. Myself on Arenig Fawr
Photo: David Prothero (1)


Arenig Fach from Llyn Arenig Fawr. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

8. Arenig Fach from Llyn Arenig Fawr
Photo: Steven Nash (2)


Llyn Arenig Fawr Dam. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

9. Llyn Arenig Fawr Dam
Photo: Christopher Barton (4)


Bwlch Blaen-y-nant above Llyn Arenig Fawr. Walk route map gw138 Arenig Fawr from Pont Rhyd-y-Fen photo

10. Bwlch Blaen-y-nant above Llyn Arenig Fawr
Photo: Steven Nash (5)



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