Walk po112 Fan Frynych, Craig Cerrig-gleisiad and Fan Fawr from near Libanus

Wild moorland (can be difficult in mist)


Route outline for walk po112:

A470 Nr Llwyn-y-celyn Youth Hostel  -  Libanus  -  Twyn Dylluan-ddu  -  Fan Frynych  -  Craig Cerrig-gleisiad  -  Rhos Dringarth  -  Gorllwn  -  Fan Fawr  -  Bryn Du  -  The Storey Arms Outdoor Centre  -  The Taff Trail  -  A470.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
7
Welsh
Mountains
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 Welsh Nuttalls
7
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 Fan Fawr at 734m (2409ft). Fan Fawr is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (56th highest in Wales, 135th highest in England & Wales). Fan Fawr is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (69th highest in Wales, 166th highest in England & Wales). Fan Fawr is also classified as a Welsh Marilyn (26th highest in Wales, 517th highest in the UK).

Completing this walk will also take you to the top of Craig Cerrig-gleisiad at 629m (2064ft). Craig Cerrig-gleisiad is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (118th highest in Wales, 279th highest in England & Wales). Craig Cerrig-gleisiad is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (163rd highest in Wales, 381st highest in England & Wales).

You will also reach the summit of Fan Frynych at 629m (2064ft). Fan Frynych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (117th highest in Wales, 278th highest in England & Wales). Fan Frynych is also known as a Welsh Nuttall (162nd highest in Wales, 380th highest in England & Wales).

Along the way you will also bag Fan Frynych at 629m (2064ft). Fan Frynych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (117th Wales, 278th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (162nd highest in Wales, 380th highest in England & Wales) ; Fan Frynych at 629m (2064ft). Fan Frynych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (117th Wales, 278th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (162nd highest in Wales, 380th highest in England & Wales) ; Fan Frynych at 629m (2064ft). Fan Frynych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (117th Wales, 278th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (162nd highest in Wales, 380th highest in England & Wales) ; Fan Frynych at 629m (2064ft). Fan Frynych is classified as a Welsh Mountain (Hewitt) (117th Wales, 278th Eng & Wal) and a Welsh Nuttall (162nd highest in Wales, 380th highest in England & Wales).

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 po112 Fan Frynych, Craig Cerrig-gleisiad and Fan Fawr from near Libanus

In no particular order . . .

Temperature Inversion on Fan Fawr

Temperature Inversion on Fan Fawr

Photo: Gareth Jones (1)

Pen y Fan (left) and Corn Du from the top of Craig Cerrig-gleisiad

Pen y Fan (left) and Corn Du from the top of Craig Cerrig-gleisiad

Photo: Angela Magee (1)

Fan Fawr cairn and trig point

Fan Fawr cairn and trig point

Photo: Jon Norbury (10)

Nen and Nicola on Fan Frynach

Nen and Nicola on Fan Frynach

Photo: Chris Harrington (1)

Ystradfellte Reservoir from Fan Fawr with Fan Llia rising beyond

Ystradfellte Reservoir from Fan Fawr with Fan Llia rising beyond

Photo: Jon Norbury (11)

Craig Cerrig-gleisiad and Glyn Tarell from The Storey Arms Outdoor Centre

Craig Cerrig-gleisiad and Glyn Tarell from The Storey Arms Outdoor Centre

Photo: Laurie Parker (2)

Craig Cerrig-gleisiad summit cairn

Craig Cerrig-gleisiad summit cairn

Photo: Jon Norbury (6)

Fan Frynych summit trig point

Fan Frynych summit trig point

Photo: Jon Norbury (5)

On the Beacons Way above Glyn Tarell near Craig y Fro on the lower slopes of Fan Fawr

On the Beacons Way above Glyn Tarell near Craig y Fro on the lower slopes of Fan Fawr

Photo: Laurie Parker (1)

Fan Fawr summit cairn

Fan Fawr summit cairn

Photo: Jon Norbury (8)


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