Walk gw150 Moel Ysgyfarnogod and Foel Penolau from Moel-y-geifr

Fine views of The Rhinogs and Snowdon


Route outline for walk gw150:

Moel-y-geifr  -  Llyn Eiddew-bach  -  Llyn Du  -  Moel Ysgyfarnogod  -  Foel Penolau  -  Llyn Dywarchen  -  Llyn Eiddew-bach  -  Moel-y-geifr.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
2
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
2
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 Moel Ysgyfarnogod at 623m (2045ft). Moel Ysgyfarnogod is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (121st highest in Wales, 286th highest in England & Wales). Moel Ysgyfarnogod is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (166th highest in Wales, 392nd highest in England & Wales). Moel Ysgyfarnogod is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (49721 highest in Wales, 721$ highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Foel Penolau at 614m (2015ft). Foel Penolau is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (130th highest in Wales, 306th highest in England & Wales). Foel Penolau is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (182nd highest in Wales, 430th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL18
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk gw150 Moel Ysgyfarnogod and Foel Penolau from Moel-y-geifr

In no particular order . . .

Tremadog Bay from the lower slopes of Moel Ysgyfarnogod as the mist starts to lift

Tremadog Bay from the lower slopes of Moel Ysgyfarnogod as the mist starts to lift

Photo: Steph Nevin (7)

Foel Penolau summit cairn in mist

Foel Penolau summit cairn in mist

Photo: Steph Nevin (4)

Gritstone 'pavement' on Moel Ysgyfarnogod

Gritstone 'pavement' on Moel Ysgyfarnogod

Photo: Steph Nevin (3)

Llyn Dywarchen on Moel Ysgyfarnogod in mist

Llyn Dywarchen on Moel Ysgyfarnogod in mist

Photo: Steph Nevin (5)

Llyn Du in mist on Moel Ysgyfarnogod

Llyn Du in mist on Moel Ysgyfarnogod

Photo: Steph Nevin (1)

Moel Ysgyfarnogod in mist

Moel Ysgyfarnogod in mist

Photo: Steph Nevin (6)

Moel Ysgyfarnogod summit in mist

Moel Ysgyfarnogod summit in mist

Photo: Steph Nevin (2)


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