Walk po109 Foel Wen and Cadair Berwyn from Tyn-y-fridd

Is this the finest view in Wales?


Route outline for walk po109:

Tyn-y-ffridd  -  Cwm Maen Gwynedd  -  Mynydd Tarw  -  Foel Wen (South Top)  -  Foel Wen  -  Tomle  -  Bwlch Maen Gwynedd  -  Craig Berwyn  -  Cadair Berwyn  -  Cadair Berwyn (North Top)  -  Moel Sych  -  Moel Yr Ewig  -  Godor (North Top)  -  Godor  -  Tyn-y-ffridd.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
4
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
10
Welsh
Nuttalls
Dewey
0
Welsh
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Welsh
Marilyn
Bridget
1
Bridget

Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Cadair Berwyn at 832m (2730ft). Cadair Berwyn is the highest point in the county of Denbighshire.

Cadair Berwyn is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (27th highest in Wales, 57th highest in England & Wales). Cadair Berwyn is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (32nd highest in Wales, 68th highest in England & Wales). Cadair Berwyn is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (13th highest in Wales, 341st highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Cadair Berwyn (North Top) at 827m (2714ft). Cadair Berwyn (North Top) is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (34th highest in Wales, 72nd highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Moel Sych at 827m (2712ft). Moel Sych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (29th highest in Wales, 61st highest in England & Wales). Moel Sych is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (33rd highest in Wales, 71st highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Craig Berwyn at 790m (2592ft). Craig Berwyn is the highest point in the county of Wrexham.

Craig Berwyn is known as a Bridget. ; Tomle at 742m (2435ft). Tomle is known as a Welsh Nuttall (66th highest in Wales, 155th highest in England & Wales) ; Moel yr Ewig at 695m (2280ft). Moel yr Ewig is known as a Welsh Nuttall (91st highest in Wales, 233rd highest in England & Wales) ; Foel Wen at 691m (2267ft). Foel Wen is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (71st Wales, 181st Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (92nd highest in Wales, 236th highest in England & Wales) ; Foel Wen (South Top) at 687m (2254ft). Foel Wen (South Top) is known as a Welsh Nuttall (98th highest in Wales, 245th highest in England & Wales) ; Mynydd Tarw at 681m (2235ft). Mynydd Tarw is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (79th Wales, 194th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (102nd highest in Wales, 254th highest in England & Wales) ; Godor at 679m (2228ft). Godor is known as a Welsh Nuttall (106th highest in Wales, 260th highest in England & Wales) ; Godor (North Top) at 675m (2215ft). Godor (North Top) is known as a Welsh Nuttall (111th highest in Wales, 273rd highest in England & Wales).

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map 255
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk po109 Foel Wen and Cadair Berwyn from Tyn-y-fridd

In no particular order . . .

The Cadair Berwyn ridge from Cwm Maen Gwynedd

The Cadair Berwyn ridge from Cwm Maen Gwynedd

Photo: Alun Lawrence (5)

Cadair Berwyn (North Top), Tomle, Foel Wen, Foel Wen (South Top), Mynydd Tarw, Cwm Maen Gwynedd, Tyn-y-ffridd, Mynydd Mawr, Godor, Godor (West Top) and Moel yr Ewig from Cadair Berwyn

Cadair Berwyn (North Top), Tomle, Foel Wen, Foel Wen (South Top), Mynydd Tarw, Cwm Maen Gwynedd, Tyn-y-ffridd, Mynydd Mawr, Godor, Godor (West Top) and Moel yr Ewig from Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (16)

Mynydd Tarw summit cairn

Mynydd Tarw summit cairn

Photo: John Greaves (2)

Craig Berwyn from Cadair Berwyn

Craig Berwyn from Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (14)

The large cairn on the summit of Moel Sych

The large cairn on the summit of Moel Sych

Photo: Alun Lawrence (4)

Mynydd Tarw summit cairn in mist

Mynydd Tarw summit cairn in mist

Photo: Alun Lawrence (1)

Looking southeast from Moel Sych summit

Looking southeast from Moel Sych summit

Photo: Jim Piggott (1)

Foel Wen (South Top)

Foel Wen (South Top)

Photo: John Greaves (3)

Cadair Berwyn from Moel yr Ewig

Cadair Berwyn from Moel yr Ewig

Photo: John Greaves (19)

Tomle summit cairn

Tomle summit cairn

Photo: John Greaves (5)


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