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Name:Lliwedd Bach
Hill number:1985
Height:818m / 2684ft
Parent (Ma):1978  Y Lliwedd
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Snowdon
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Glaslyn
Class:Nuttall
(N)
Grid ref:SH 62754 53232
Summit feature:upright rock
Drop:16m
Col:802m  SH626531  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 637 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
6/8 (Liechog/Crib y Dysgol/Snowdon yr Wylfa/Y Lliwedd/Y Llwedd East Top/Lliwedd Bach/Gallt y Wenallt/Clogwyn Pen Llechen)Fergalh14/06/2019
Climbed with Peter Thirkettlepsburgess18/05/2019
From Pen Y Pass, via Miners track as far as the causeway, then up the ridge line to the summitderrymark28/03/2019
From Bethania, hottest February day I can remember!JamesD197222/02/2019
Fantastic day. From YHA Pen-y-Pass: Crib Goch, Crib y Ddsgl, Snowdon, all Y Lliwedd tops. With GFE.Fionalevey20/12/2018
And Horseshoe completed and all down hill now to the Pub! Great day out in almost perfect weather.DanMaisieBex09/08/2018
snowdon horseshoe craig fach, crib goch, crib y Ddysgl, snowdon, y Lliweed, y Lliweed east top, Lliweed bach, from pen y pass.robertphillips05/08/2017
Final peak in Snowdon Horseshoe from Cricieth camp. Sarah, Sue and Juan.Rob Rees25/06/2017
Snowdon HorseshoeDan Baddeley03/06/2017
From Pen Y Gwryd, via Pen Y Pass, Miners Track, Lliwedd. Return via Pyg Track.jonesthesteam30/05/2017
Attained on descent of Snowdon via Y Lliwedddanielmudd198229/04/2017
818mThe Grouse12/04/2017
Craig Fach, Crib Goch, Crib Y Ddysgyl, Snowdon, Y Lliwedd, Y Lliwedd East Top and Lliwedd Bach. From Pen Y pass.Alunrees3306/04/2017
Snowdon horseshoe with the kids - great!nix_snilloc20/10/2016
Felt obliged not to bypass this though that is easily done, and glad to have the last ascent done. Though a little smaller, very much similar to main Y Lliwedd peaks.niallp30/09/2016
Lliwedd Bach, Y Lliwedd East Top, Y Lliwedd, Snowdon, Moel Cynghorionkeithouk11/09/2016
+CLGSimonK18/08/2016
Holiday to Wales needed a trip up Snowdon. As rumorsed, parking at Pen-Y-Pass was a nightmare, so parked 1km away to add on the the walk. Started out sunny, and went up the Pyg Track. The weather held out until Glaslyn, then we were in the clouds all the way to the top. Since we could only see about 10m infront, the train was a bit of a shock! After a quick warm up in the cafe up top, we then carried on along the ridge to Y Lliwedd, it looked like something out of LOTR! After this we dropped down to join the Miner's Track, passing some of the disused mines and eventually back at the car to find a very unwanted parking ticket! The drive back to the caravan included a must visit to Porthmadog. 5hr 30mins: 15km; 1480mByronHaywood25/06/2016
(Walkers with) Torun Mcmoran, Gary Dean (Parking/start point) Pen-y-pass - Crib Goch - Crib y Ddysgl - Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa) - Y Lliwedd - Y Lliwedd East Top - Lliwedd Bach - Llyn Llydaw - Llyn Teyrn - Pen-y-pass.redbob17/06/2016
Snowdon horseshoe walkunderhill04/06/2016
Super extended horseshoe route- it's been ten years since I last did it and I'd forgotten how much fun it is, especially Crib Goch. Route from Pen-y-Pass: Crib goch, Crib y Ddysgl, Yr Wyddfa, Y Lliwedd, Y Liwedd East Top, Lliwedd Bach & Gallt Y Wenallt, then a yomp back across the valley to pick up the Miners' path near the car park. And all on a four hour parking fee...though I was a bit late getting back...Cas-gwent24/05/2016
Snowdon Horseshoe with Chris J and Dave. Parked at Pen y Gwryd hotel and walked to Pen Y Pass. Crib Goch, Ugain, Yr Wyddfa, and Lliwedd. Almost perfect weather (sunny, gentle cool breeze) for this magnificent round.Skip24/05/2016
Craig Fach,Crib Goch, Crib y Ddysgl, Snowden. Dropped steeply to SE off summit to keep to edge/ridge and some good scrambling over the 3 Lliwedd`s then out & back to Gallt y Wenallt. Superb sunshine with cooling breeze all day.mart079714/05/2016
HorseshoeBordeaux23/04/2016
with RobLouieb7825/02/2016
Yr Aran and Y LliweddOwain G27/12/2015
As part of the Snowdon horseshoehillexplorer17/10/2015
Climbed with Kieth, PJ and Josh Davey as part of the Welsh 3 PeaksPhylipSollis26/09/2015
quick jaunt after workLouieb7804/09/2015
On ML Assessment.Wheelsy20/08/2015
Great viewpoint for E face of Lliwedd & Crib Goch ridge, despite lack of prominence. Still with Steve, who was celebrating his 50th in style in glorious weather.agentmancuso15/07/2015
Nuttall Walk 3.1 part: Crib Goch - Crib y Ddysgl - Snowdon - Yr Wyddfa E top - Y Lliwedd W top - Y Lliwedd - Y Lliwedd E top - Lliwedd Bachronaldo33309/07/2015
Dragon's Back day 1Jim T22/06/2015
Dragon's BackDinoF22/06/2015
Nuttall walk 3.3 and part 3.1: Yr Aran - Yr Wyddfa S top - Snowdon - Yr Wyddfa E top - Y Lliwedd W top - Y Lliwedd - Y Lliwedd E top - Lliwedd Bach - Gallt y Wenallt W top - Gallt Y Wenalltronaldo33323/05/2015
From Llyn Gwynant campsite / Watkins path. Mostly sunny.Slash309/04/2015
From Bryn Gwynant YHA via Hafod-y-llan, public FP through Coed-yr-allt and disused mining area, onwards via ridge route to Snowdon summit. Return via Rhyd Ddu Path, Allt Maenderyn, Bwlch Cwm Llan and Hafod-y-llan. Glorious weather with snow-capped peaks and Brocken Spectre. GMC - JCH, RB, DB.jchaspiring07/02/2015
In snowadriane30/12/2014
Snow and iceJanie30/12/2014
PYG track up Snowdon then down Watkins and over Y Lliwedd to this top.garyhoney18/11/2014
Half a Snowdon Horseshoe.tomd430/10/2014
Snowdon HorseshoeRuth06/09/2014
As part of Snowdon Horseshoejchaspiring21/06/2014
another quick gain on Snowdon horseshoe solo walkcolinfielding17/06/2014
From Llanberis to pen y pass by Bus, ascent of lliwedd, Snowdon, Crib y Ddysgl, Llechog, and back to Llanberis.Westdenewalker16/06/2014
Parked at Nant Gwynant. Y Lliwedd, LLiwedd East Top, Lliwedd Bach and Gallt Y Wenallt. Glorious day on the hill.AlunRees3106/06/2014
The Snowdon Horseshoe with Owen, Katy, Rachel and Maria (Crib Goch, Crib Y Ddysgl, Snowdon, and Y Lliwedd PLUS Y Lliwedd East Peak & Lliwedd Bach).knarf31/05/2014
Up the Watkin Path with Y Lliwedd, Y Lliwedd East Top and Gallt y Wenallt. A bit tricky in the lower stages of my off piste descent but a glorious day.clivevilla21/05/2014
Joanne,Emma and Mitchellsmb2015/04/2014
Continuation of ridge from top of Watkin path.bolton08/04/2014