Name:Craig y Garreg-lwyd West Top
Hill number:14361
Height:473.8m / 1554ft
Parent (Ma):2068  Manod Mawr
SMC/RHB Section:30D: Barmouth to Betws-y-Coed and Bala
County/UA:Gwynedd
Topographical area:WN05 Siabod-arenig
Catchment:Glaslyn
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SH 73047 42747
Summit feature:ground by cairn
Drop:30.2m
Col:443.6m  SH 7322 4279  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 124
(1:25k) OL18W
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica GS15
Survey of Craig y Garreg Lwyd West Top.pdf
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From near Lynn Dubach. Mist down low over the tops, and light rain driven by wind. Y Garnedd, then tried to continue to N top but didn't find easy crossing of fragile wire fence. Continued to Craig y Garreg-lwyd (visiting several other lumps around 480m and on to Craig y Garreg-lwyd West Top. Returned via S side of Llyn Morwynion Reservoir and path heading to S side of Lynn Dubach. Some wet terrain.RobertP03/07/2024
from llyn dubach bryn glas>craig y carreg lwyd > Craig y carreg lwyd west top >moel sarnen > Moel Wnog sw top >Moel Wnog > point 479 return via shooting box and east of y garnedd 10 ksunderhill10/06/2023
From CP at viewpoint near spot height 372. Round of 3 deweys and 3 tump.Moorponder10/07/2022
7/8 (Carreg Y Foel-Groen/Y Garnedd/Y Gamallt/Y Gamallt North Top/Moel Wnog/Craig Y Garreg-Lwyd/Craig Carreg-Lwyd West Top/Craig Y Gwynt)Fergalh04/06/2022
Cairn in long thick grass. Very hot day, excellent views. Direct approach, quite hard going thick grass from Mole Wnog.Denise 16/07/2021
Over the grass from Moel Wnog. Summit with cairn on spongy heather/moss/grass/woodrush on W side of wall.RichardM16/07/2021
With Rufus from Llyn Dubach, summits of Moel Gamallt, Moel Wnog and both tops of Craig y Garreg Lwyd. Took quarry track between Carreg y Foel Gron and Y Garnedd, made a beeline straight to Moel Gamallt. Walked N to pick up faint track along wall W to a good track heading S to near the summit of Moel Wnog. Vehicle track and quarry incline to Craig y Garred Lwyd and a simple walk back towards Carreg y Foel Gron.jacobrichmond26/03/2020
https://www.strava.com/activities/4464287293Sleepwa1ker23/09/2018
From Llyn Dubach, 6 hill routeJamesD197208/05/2017
Me and Alf.jrj04/05/2017
Carreg y Foel Gron, Y Garnedd, Y Gamallt, Y Garnedd N Top, Moel Wnog, Craig y Garreg Lwyd and Craig y Garreg Lwyd W Top. Some paths but mostly pathless but not too bad underfoot. 8 miles, 3h 30.clivevilla01/05/2017
Parked in the viewpoint car park off B4391 and headed off cross-country against the grain of the land via Bryn-glas, fording a stream and tackling a barbed wire fence. Then worked round the cwm to climb to the summit from the south-east, with one more fence to tackle to reach it. Walk continued over the next Pedwar. Solo, on a brilliant warm sunny day.Man of Kernow101/11/2015
Y Gamallt, Y Garnedd North Top, Moel Wnog, Craig y Garreg-llwyd West Top, Craig y Garreg-llwyd, Carreg y Foel-gron,Y Garnedd, Carreg y leirchijpowell24/09/2015
SH7304842747Anton18/12/2012
v fine imposing hill (despite rain). RHW18/09/2004
Exact date unknown but in the years 1986-1990 i used these hills to train junior soldiers in navigation when i worked full time at hafodgwenllian outdoor centre.thenomad10/11/1987
Skarletk19/04/2023
Rob5017/04/2022
Lucky08/10/2020
maknipe08/10/2020
A Peckish31/08/2020
beckybags31/08/2020
Dusty21/11/2019
IainT14/01/2019
TK15/06/2018
johnbarnard2524/06/2017
willias31/07/2015
MM18/06/2015
Alex C21/07/2014
mnixon21/04/2012
AlanD03/08/2008
andrew.allum01/01/2000