Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi

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Route outline for walk po104:

Nant Gwdi  -  Cefn Cwm Llwch  -  Pen y Fan  -  Corn Du  -  Pen y Fan  -  (Penyfan)  -  Craig Cwm Sere  -  Cribyn  -  Bryn-teg  -  Pant  -  Plas-y-gaer  -  Nant Gwdi




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
1
Welsh
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Pen y Fan at 886m (2907ft). Pen y Fan is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (19th highest in Wales, 31st highest in England & Wales) Pen y Fan is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (21st highest in Wales, 36th highest in England & Wales) and a Welsh Marilyn (10th highest in Wales, 259th highest in the UK). Pen y Fan is the highest point in The Brecon Beacons National Park and the highest point in the county of Powys.

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Corn Du at 873m (2865ft). Corn Du is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (23rd highest in Wales, 41st highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Cribyn at 795m (2609ft). Cribyn is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (37th highest in Wales, 82nd highest in England & Wales) Cribyn is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (46th highest in Wales, 99th highest in England & Wales). Cribyn means 'The Summit' in Welsh and is pronounced 'kree-bun'. The summit of Cribyn is marked by a small cairn.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL12
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 160
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi

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Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Pen y Fan from Cribyn

Pen y Fan from Cribyn

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (6)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Me at the top of Pen y Fan

Me at the top of Pen y Fan

Photo: Tim Williams (3)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Craig Cwm Sere from Pen y Fan

Craig Cwm Sere from Pen y Fan

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (10)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - View from Pen y Fan

View from Pen y Fan

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (22)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - On Craig Gwaun Taf

On Craig Gwaun Taf

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (25)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - On Pen y Fan in the snow

On Pen y Fan in the snow

Photo: Mike Powell (2)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Cribyn and Neuadd Reservoir from Pen y Fan

Cribyn and Neuadd Reservoir from Pen y Fan

Photo: Laura Bimson (1)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Descending Pen y Fan

Descending Pen y Fan

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (30)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Kacey  on the side of Corn Du

Kacey on the side of Corn Du

Photo: Lisa Weir (2)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Me (70) and Carole (65) on Pen y Fan 2 days after our 45th Wedding Anniversary

Me (70) and Carole (65) on Pen y Fan 2 days after our 45th Wedding Anniversary

Photo: Terry Merrington (1)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Corn Du and the Brecon Beacons from the summit of Pen y Fan just after sunset

Corn Du and the Brecon Beacons from the summit of Pen y Fan just after sunset

Photo: Caroline Swain (1)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Craig Gwaun Taf from Corn Du

Craig Gwaun Taf from Corn Du

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (24)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - On Pen y Fan summit

On Pen y Fan summit

Photo: Joanne Lucas (6)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Bwlch Ar y Fan from Cribyn

Bwlch Ar y Fan from Cribyn

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (5)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - View from Pen y Fan

View from Pen y Fan

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (21)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - David J Pinder and Peter Marwood on Pen y Fan

David J Pinder and Peter Marwood on Pen y Fan

Photo: Simon Turnbull (1)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Me on Pen y Fan

Me on Pen y Fan

Photo: Martin Heaps (1)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Cribyn from Pen y Fan summit cairn

Cribyn from Pen y Fan summit cairn

Photo: Joanne Lucas (7)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - View from Pen y Fan

View from Pen y Fan

Photo: Krzysztof Ciebien (11)

Walk po104 Pen y Fan and Cribyn from Nant Gwdi - Me and my daughter on Pen y Fan

Me and my daughter on Pen y Fan

Photo: Matt Allen (1)


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