Walk gw196 Foel Goch and Foel y Geifr from Hirnant Pass

A quick taste of the Berwyns


Route outline for walk gw196:

Hirnant Pass  -  Foel Goch (Berwyns)  -  Trum y Gwrgedd  -  Trum y Gwragedd  -  Foel y Geifr (Berwyns)  -  Pen y Cerrig  -  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
2
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
3
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
0
Welsh
Marilyns
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) at 626m (2055ft). Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (119th highest in Wales, 283rd highest in England & Wales). Foel y Geifr (Berwyns) is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (164th highest in Wales, 388th highest in England & Wales).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Foel Goch (Berwyns) at 613m (2012ft). Foel Goch (Berwyns) is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (132nd highest in Wales, 308th highest in England & Wales). Foel Goch (Berwyns) is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (184th highest in Wales, 432nd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Trum y Gwrgedd at 612m (2009ft). Trum y Gwrgedd is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (185th highest in Wales, 434th highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

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



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