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Name:Moel Hebog
Hill number:1992
Height:783m / 2569ft
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Moel Hebog
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Glaslyn, Dwyfor, Catchment Boundaries
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall,
Buxton & Lewis, Bridge, Clem, Trail 100
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,Hew,N,BL,Bg,Cm,T100,P500)
Grid ref:SH 56485 46943
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:585m
Col:198m  SH576513  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17W 254
Observations:cairn 40m ENE at SH 56519 46963 is probably lower
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 654 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Nuttall route 4.1JulieB15/08/2019
Round of Moel Hebog and Moel-ddu from SW starting at tea room at Tyddin Mawr. Up the smooth pasture, stiles over and dips in stone walls. Down much sreeper south face, then sheep trails along 519m spot height ridge.Topographer5702/08/2019
From Beddgelert via the tourist path up and down with elizyanne. Scorchio.GmacT23/07/2019
with GmacT. Hot day. Walked along by railway line which we crossed three times. Left fellow walkers at the gate in dyke. Once at rocks be sure to keep a close eye on path. Watched a family scramble down a precarious route. Wide grassy top with great viewselizyanne23/07/2019
From Beddgelert campsite, returning via Moel yr Ogofgeoffh1213/07/2019
A day walk with Lindsey from Beddgelert (start and finish at Welsh Highland Railway station). Headed south-west across farmland then steeply up through boulders to the south ridge. From summit followed well-trodden path north-east back to Beddgelert. Generally sunny but one or two heavy showers.Skip27/05/2019
Moel Hebog, Moel yr Ogof and Moel Lefn descending through forest.noxibis19/04/2019
8.2 mile circular from middle of 3 roads in Cwm Pennant, followed fairly non-existent path through farmland to access land then ascended through Cwm Llefrith to col, very steep there and back onto Moel Hebog following trail by wall, afterwards followed nice trail over Moel Yr Ogof and Moel Lefn, rocky in places, descended to foot of Y Gyrn into the old mining area west then followed sketchy footpaths through Cwm Pennant back to car. Hot and sunny but quite hazy so could only just make out the outlines of Snowdon, Crib Goch, Cnicht and Moelwyn Mawr but couldn't see much further, a few people about. Earlier that day bagged Moel-Y-Gest in even hazier weather.DanTrig17/04/2019
With silas, Ruby and Delilah. Great day for walking up a mountain.simonjallen16/04/2019
Moel Hebog from Beddgelert. Dry start but increasing wintry hail & sleat during ascent. Abandoned afternoon walk on Beddgelert ‘Tumps’ due to poor weatherknarf02/04/2019
Moel Hebog walkjmistry8613/12/2018
From Beddgelert car park not much fun on slippery rock on a wet day.rogreeves21/10/2018
With Tony. Beddgelert - traverse of Moel Hebog, Moel yr Ogof and Moel Lefn descending through forest.zoob20/10/2018
With Val. From Beddgelert. Via Cwm Meillionen to col then south alongside wall to summit. Cloud down to col so no view.mike.hoult03/10/2018
From car park Bedgelert (next to Welsh Highland Railway) - Over footbridge to Bron Hebog - track then main path via y Grisiau (scramble) to Moel Hebog summit and trig - descended to Bwlch Meillionen - Moel Y Ogof summit - back to Bwlch and down through forestry (path not the best) - Railway path back to Bedgelert - a nifty bit of railway engineering at Cwm Goch Isaf.briandavies29/09/2018
Moel Hebog and Moel y Ogof circular from Beddgelert.knarf06/08/2018
From CP near rail station in Beddgelert - along Rhyd-Ddu path, then leaving this for the hill path which in its lower part goes through bracken. Higher up various branches of the path weave through the crags (some optional scrambling), then on to the grassy summit. Nice mountain walk with good summit views of sea & mountain.ger18/07/2018
From BeddegelertChasejet25/06/2018
Start at Beddgelert.stephenbuda13/05/2018
Up using path from Beddgelert, then over Moel yr Ogof and Moel Lefn.Buteobuteo12/05/2018
Via Olaf. Fantastic views from the top. Came up from Olaf and down the north-east face.MarkGD07/05/2018
Nuttall walk 4.1Dan Baddeley06/05/2018
From Beddgelert. Moel Hebog, Moel yr Ogof and Moel Lefn. Wet and windy but another 3 Nuttalls bagged!!Alunrees3306/11/2017
From Beddgelert.THE WORM01/08/2017
Climbed Moel Hebog from Beddgelert via footpath. Continued to Moel yr Ogof and Moel Lefn. Return via Castell (difficult terrain), forest paths and Rhyd-ddu bridleway. Fine craggy peaks and viewpoints. Walked solo. Saw hardly anyone all day. Mostly fine weather but windy on the summits and some patchy mist on Moel Hebog. Time 5.5 hours.jamessteel10029/07/2017
Intended doing the adjacent 2 Hewitts too but horrible weather made me duck out after M H.IanHHill29/06/2017
Walked up from Beddgelert as a circular with judy55cat. Clear paths all the way. A most enjoyable walk on a clear day.G4OBK (Phil)14/06/2017
Moel Hebog Ridge (Moel Hebog, Moel yr Ogof & Moel Lefn) from Begggelert on a blue sky sunny day.knarf04/05/2017
A good walk up from bedNozzer01/05/2017
Route: Beddgelert to Hebog to Ogof to Lefn to Y Gyrn to Rhyd-Ddu. Party: Andrew La Niece, Benjamin Jennings, Cole Hine, Freddie Leslie, Sean Ashton, Tom Borrett Weather: Cloudy on top of mountains, very windy, no rain.Oliver_Storey03/04/2017
Route: Beddgelert – Moel Hebog – Moel yr Ogof – Moel Lefn – Y Gyrn – Rhyd-Ddu. Approx. Stats: 5hr30, 10km, 1050m ascent. Weather: very windy but no rain. Notes: some scramble on Hebog ascent & some bog on descent; Y Gyrn horrible mountain (no path, concealed holes, gorse & heather etc.); where more than one potential summit (even if clear which is correct) all climbed.millionmts03/04/2017
Warm, sunny. From Beddgelert. Forced myself to walk slowly. On to Moel yr Ogof.Wycombe Wanderer02/04/2017
From the Cae Du campsite in Beddgelert, tough going on nearing the summit with the loose rocks, breathtaking viewsbardolph23/03/2017
Climbed with LUUHC in the rainJonathanConey18/03/2017
LUUHC Rain all dayCallumS18/03/2017
Walk up from Beddgelert forest car park to trig on summit, and down to disused mine before returning to car. Steep final 300m Cloud locked by the time we summited. No obvious routs up just sheep tracks. Off the footpath to the North ridge and follow the walls up to the summit. Be careful it's very wet when decending.Peter_wth29/12/2016
After overnight under Moel Hebog and summit, traversed over Moel Lefn back to Rhyd Ddu.Matt Smith19/07/2016
From Mellionen campsite, with Penda. Then on to Moel yr Ogof and Moel Lefn, total trip 6 hours. Sunny, windy, cool, ground very wet.beorwulf08/07/2016
From Beddgelert campsite: Moel Lefn, Moel-yr-ogof, Moel Hebog and finally Moel-ddu. A super day on the hills.Cas-gwent04/05/2016
with Dad and Tom from Llyn Cwmystradllyn using routes from SOTAWatch summit page. Good paths and stiles found.M0YDH25/03/2016
With Rob on the New Years hike, wet and foggyLouieb7802/01/2016
783mThe Grouse20/12/2015
Loop from Bedgellertmartin-r15/12/2015
wintery conditionslkfwms01/12/2015
Early evening from Beddgelert train stationAJones15/10/2015
From Beddgelert on to Moel yr Ogaf asbestos mine then Moel yr Ogaf topunderhill27/09/2015
From A4085 Beddgelert Forest Campsite,then onto Moel yr Ogof and Moel Lefn, returned via Princess QuarryWestdenewalker16/09/2015
Nuttall walk 4.1, with Steve on a wet cloudy but clammy day.Lou22/08/2015
From Beddgelert.lenman19/07/2015
from the free carpark at Beddgelert and up the obvious path and on to Ogof. Fine hill despite the drizzle and cloudThearlaichdubh22/06/2015