|Name:||Clip y Orsedd|
|Height:||429m / 1407ft|
|Parent (Ma):||2031 Tal y Fan|
|RHB Section:||30B: Snowdonia|
|Nuttall/Wainwright area:||The Carneddau|
|Catchment:||Minor Rivers only (South)|
|Grid ref:||SH 71189 74747|
|OS map sheet(s):||(1:50k) 115|
|GPS data:||show GPS entries for this hill|
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|Logged Descriptions (logged by 34 users)||By||Date of Ascent|
|ridge with exposed rock, looking across to working quarry.||Denise||03/11/2019|
|Short detour from the North Wales Path. Great views include the Carnedds to the S and quarry to the NW.||RichardM||03/11/2019|
|2nd of a 4 tump round from PenmaenMawr with Adrian, climbing Penmaen Mawr then descent to the Quarry building and over a stile to join the footpath heading close to Northern edge of hill via a nice outcrop en-route to the summit. Onwards to Craig Hafodwen...||Dazingdale||07/04/2019|
|From top of Merton Park road, via Moel Hafodwen and Druids Circle with Tracey||derrymark||29/12/2018|
|From Moel Hafodwen. Headed south to a gate to join the North Wales path, taking it round to the summit. Returned the same way. With AT, JT and HT.||Man of Kernow1||30/06/2018|
|Needed to return to do the actual hill, did nearby sub-pedwar moelfre couple of years ago. ended up walking through boggy ground as went on wrong path..
met couple from Sweden, who bizarrely, were staying next door to me..||mattcymru||05/01/2017|
|Me and Alf.||jrj||07/11/2016|
|From Abergwyngregyn to Conwy. Pen Y Cydgoed, Clip Yr Orsedd, Moel Hafodwen, Foel Luis, Cogwrn, Bryn Mawr, Penmaenbach, Conwy Mountain and Bodlondeb woods. Great weather, great day!!||AlunRees31||24/05/2016|
|Parked car at end of lane to east of Plas Heulog (699747). Walked along North Wales Path to wall (708745), then straight up to summit. Wonderful views of Snowdonia, Irish Sea, and quarries.||JamesD1972||04/05/2016|
|9/12 Nine of peak bagging day (Great Orme/Little Orme (Creigiau Rhiwledyn)/Bryn Euryn/Bryn Pyden/Mynydd Marian/Mynydd Ellian/Bwrdd Arthur/Moel Rhiwen/Clip Y Orsedd/Foel Lwyd/Tal Y Fan/Moel y Gaer)||Fergalh||28/02/2016|
|From Llanfairfechan rail station to Conwy station visiting, in order: Clip y Orsedd; Moel Hafodwen; Foel Lus; Alltwen; Penmaen-bach; Mynydd y Dref [Conwy Mountain].||summitsup||10/09/2015|
|Start from home Llanfairfechan, via Fairy Glen (MTB)||derrymark||23/10/2014|
|Climbed via Foel Lus, Tal y Fan and Foel Lwyd.||Wheelsy||24/08/2014|
|Ok, im cheating again but i did the very nearby (and higher) summit of Moelfre, whuch isnt on here so ill log this instead! I have just found out that a higher hill, Penmaenmawr,was quarried away!!
And the summit of Moelfre is a `Pedwar`!||mattcymru||30/07/2014|
|up through the quarry.||mad max||13/06/2014|
|Outcrop, 423m GPSr (3m) at SH 71188 74752; E summit (wall) at SH 71530 74820 similar ht. From W, road past farm, b/w, gates (shortcut needs wall climb)||RHW||11/03/2011|