Walk po103 Bache Hill, Black Mixen and Great Rhos from New Radnor

Superb walk in splendid isolation


Route outline for walk po103:

New Radnor  -  Whinyard Rocks  -  Bache Hill  -  Head of Ystol Bach Brook  -  Black Mixen  -  Shepherd's Well  -  Cross Dyke  -  Great Rhos  -  Three Riggles  -  Harley Dingle  -  Lower Harley  -  Harley Dingle Brook  -  Harley Gorse  -  New Radnor.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
4
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 Great Rhos at 660m (2166ft). Great Rhos is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (98th highest in Wales, 232nd highest in England & Wales). Great Rhos is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (128th highest in Wales, 308th highest in England & Wales). Great Rhos is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (45th highest in Wales, 672nd highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Black Mixen at 650m (2133ft). Black Mixen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (104th highest in Wales, 250th highest in England & Wales). Black Mixen is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (139th highest in Wales, 333rd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Bache Hill at 610m (2002ft). Bache Hill is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (136th highest in Wales, 314th highest in England & Wales). Bache Hill is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (189th highest in Wales, 442nd highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Bache Hill at 610m (2002ft). Bache Hill is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (136th Wales, 314th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (189th highest in Wales, 442nd highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Maps 200 & 201
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 148
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk po103 Bache Hill, Black Mixen and Great Rhos from New Radnor

In no particular order . . .

Harley Dingle from Shepherd's Well, Radnor Forest

Harley Dingle from Shepherd's Well, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (11)

Black Mixen above the Harley Dingle/New Radnor Firing Range, Radnor Forest

Black Mixen above the Harley Dingle/New Radnor Firing Range, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (22)

Bache Hill summit trig point with Black Mixen on the horizon, Radnor Forest

Bache Hill summit trig point with Black Mixen on the horizon, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (5)

Crags on Three Riggles below Great Rhos, Radnor Forest

Crags on Three Riggles below Great Rhos, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (15)

New Radnor village, Radnor Forest

New Radnor village, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (30)

The footbridge over Harley Dingle Brook, Lower Harley, Radnor Forest

The footbridge over Harley Dingle Brook, Lower Harley, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (25)

Great Rhos summit trig point, Radnor Forest

Great Rhos summit trig point, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (14)

Harley Dingle, Radnor Forest

Harley Dingle, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (21)

Bache Hill from the head of Ystol Bach Brook, Radnor Forest

Bache Hill from the head of Ystol Bach Brook, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (7)

Whimble beyond Harley Dingle from the head of Ystol Bach Brook, Radnor Forest

Whimble beyond Harley Dingle from the head of Ystol Bach Brook, Radnor Forest

Photo: Bryn Owens (6)


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