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Name:Clip y Orsedd
Hill number:14416
Height:429m / 1407ft
Parent (Ma):2031  Tal y Fan
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:The Carneddau
County/UA:Conwy (CoU)
Catchment:Minor Rivers only (South)
Class:Tump (400-499m)
Grid ref:SH 71189 74747
Summit feature:rock
Col:388m  SH718746  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 34 users)ByDate 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.RichardM03/11/2019
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...Dazingdale07/04/2019
From top of Merton Park road, via Moel Hafodwen and Druids Circle with Traceyderrymark29/12/2018
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 Kernow130/06/2018
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..mattcymru05/01/2017
Me and Alf.jrj07/11/2016
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!!AlunRees3124/05/2016
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.JamesD197204/05/2016
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)Fergalh28/02/2016
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].summitsup10/09/2015
Start from home Llanfairfechan, via Fairy Glen (MTB)derrymark23/10/2014
Climbed via Foel Lus, Tal y Fan and Foel Lwyd.Wheelsy24/08/2014
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`!mattcymru30/07/2014
up through the quarry.mad max13/06/2014
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) RHW11/03/2011
With KWJohnIvor03/01/2000
Richard Gunn30/09/2018
andrew brown10/09/2016
Alex C29/10/2013
carole engel10/08/2012
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