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The Moelwyn's

Date ... Monday, 5 February 2007
Distance ... 7.0 miles
Ascent ... 2000 feet
Time ... 6 hours 0 mins
Summits ... Ysgafell Wen - 2205' (wn179)
Ysgafell Wen North Top - 2195' (wn180)
Ysgafell Wen Far North Top - 2133' (wn181)
Start ... Roadside parking at Blaen Nanmoor (SH631 4832)
Maps ... Ordnance Survey - Outdoor Leisure Nº17 (1:25,000) or Landranger Nº115 (1:50,000)


Looking across to Snowdon as we started to climb up from the parking area

Looking across to Snowdon as we started to climb up from the parking area

Another view of Snowdon, as we ascended the path towards Cnicth

Another view of Snowdon, as we ascended the path towards Cnicth

Looking across towards the Moel Hebog group, we had left the Cnicth path and were following
the stream up to Llyn y Biswail

Looking across towards the Moel Hebog group, we had left the Cnicth path and were following the stream up to Llyn y Biswail

Sheena and Tim, with Llyn y Biswail behind

Sheena and Tim, with Llyn y Biswail behind

The Moel Hebog group from Llyn y Biswail

The Moel Hebog group from Llyn y Biswail

Heading towards Moel Druman from the tarn, our path can just be seen above left of the crags

Heading towards Moel Druman from the tarn, our path can just be seen above left of the crags

Looking back to Cnicth as we walked across to Moel Druman

Looking back to Cnicth as we walked across to Moel Druman

Llyn Conglog and Allt Fawr from near to Moel Druman, our plan was to walk out and back to 
Allt Fawr from this point, but it was getting late so we missed this section out

Llyn Conglog and Allt Fawr from near to Moel Druman, our plan was to walk out and back to Allt Fawr from this point, but it was getting late so we missed this section out

Moel Siabod seen as we traversed the ridge

Moel Siabod seen as we traversed the ridge

Another view of Moel Siabod

Another view of Moel Siabod

The first summit of Ysgafell Wen

The first summit of Ysgafell Wen

Looking across to the Moel Hebog group from near to Ysgafell Wen summit

Looking across to the Moel Hebog group from near to Ysgafell Wen summit

Snowdon, from the cairn on Ysgafell Wen

Snowdon, from the cairn on Ysgafell Wen

Again looking west towards the Moel Hebog group as we continued across the ridge

Again looking west towards the Moel Hebog group as we continued across the ridge

This time looking roughly north towards The Glyder's from the ridge

This time looking roughly north towards The Glyder's from the ridge

Snowdon from Llyn Edno

Snowdon from Llyn Edno

Another view of Llyn Edno

Another view of Llyn Edno