Walk po142 Cadair Berwyn from Pistyll Rhaeadr

The finest viewpoint in Wales?


Route outline for walk po142:

Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfall  -  LLyn Lluncaws  -  Cadair Berwyn  -  Cadair Berwyn (North Top)  -  Moel Sych  -  Trum Felen  -  Afon Disgynfa  -  Pistyll Rhaeadr.




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 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) (28th highest in Wales, 58th 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).

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 po142 Cadair Berwyn from Pistyll Rhaeadr

In no particular order . . .

The trig point on the summit of Cadair Berwyn (North Top)

The trig point on the summit of Cadair Berwyn (North Top)

Photo: Alun Lawrence (3)

The large cairn on the summit of Moel Sych

The large cairn on the summit of Moel Sych

Photo: Alun Lawrence (4)

Cadair Berwyn

Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (13)

Looking southeast from Moel Sych summit

Looking southeast from Moel Sych summit

Photo: Jim Piggott (1)

The Berwyns from Pistyll Rhaeadr

The Berwyns from Pistyll Rhaeadr

Photo: Mark Edwards (11)

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)

On top of our favourite place Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfalls near Llanrhaedar

On top of our favourite place Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfalls near Llanrhaedar

Photo: Lisa Williams (1)

The huge Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfall at Tan y pistyll

The huge Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfall at Tan y pistyll

Photo: Mark Edwards (10)

Cadair Berwyn (North Top) summit trig point

Cadair Berwyn (North Top) summit trig point

Photo: John Greaves (15)

Llyn Lluncaws from Cadair Berwyn

Llyn Lluncaws from Cadair Berwyn

Photo: John Greaves (17)


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