Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Loading...
Name:Moelwyn Mawr North Ridge Top
Hill number:2023
Height:649.7m / 2132ft
Parent (Ma):1994  Moelwyn Mawr
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:The Moelwyns
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Glaslyn
Class:Deleted Nuttall
(xN)
Grid ref:SH 66099 45259
Summit feature:rocky outcrop
Drop:14.8m
Col:635m  SH 66085 45195  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17W OL18W
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica GS15/Trimble GeoXH 6000
Survey of Moelwyn Mawr North Ridge Top.pdf
Comments:Nuttall deleted August 2015; bwlch measurement is 635.0m
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM

Full screen map - includes OS 1:25k scale mapping (Bing Maps)
Switch to OS OpenSpace view

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

Photos
No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass.  Please quote the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 280 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
haylesb18/01/2020
From Croesor: Cnicht, Cnicht North Top, Moel-yr-hydd, Moelwyn Mawr North Top, Moelwyn Mawr, Craigsgafyn. With a small group from Hiking Manchester. Day started brigt and clear, then became very misty and difficult to navigate. Had to abandon walk and miss out Moelwyn Bach. One for another day...Lazylizzie02/11/2019
rossdrossd19/05/2019
Sleepwa1ker05/05/2019
monkey18/04/2019
Parked at croesor, circular walk. Ascent to cnicht, followed path to edge of llyn yr Adar, took a south towards the quarry, ascent to moelwyn mawr, decent down craigysgfan, then west down valley to road.noxibis17/11/2018
This was a great walk. Not sunny but dry and cloud was generally quite high. Great view of Porthmadog and other tops. Loved the ruined quarry landscapes. Hard to comprehend how huge these quarries were and how many people they employ unless you actually go there and walk round. Started in Tanygrisia and up to Rhosydd Quarry, Moel-yrHydd, past the huge 'twll', North Ridge Top, Moelwyn Mawr,Craigysgafn, Moelwyn Bach, down to Croesor village, Cnicht, North Top and then back to the quarry via the col and down to Tanygrisia.tsharp10/09/2018
Nuttall 5.3Dan Baddeley10/09/2018
From Moel yr Hydd, on route to Moelwyn MawrJamesD197222/06/2018
Start from Beddgelert, return via Moelwyn Mawr, Moelwyn Bach, Cnicht, back to Beddgelert, 20.8 miles.stephenbuda17/05/2018
Finally. Missed this one so many times.dadofmorph10/05/2018
From Tanygrisiau. Foel Ddu, Moel-Yr-Hydd, Moelwyn Mawr North Ridge Top, Moelwyn Mawr, Craigysgafn, Moelwyn Bach and Craig Stwlan. Cold day with plenty of snow but some good views.Alunrees3329/11/2017
across from Moel yr HYddiankerr25/10/2017
Miflij17/04/2017
andy6313/04/2017
From Croesor parking with Minnie, up the classic way to Cnicht top & North top, along to Llyn yr Adar then vague tracks accross to impressive Cwmorthin quarry then Rhosydd quarry via inclines then to Moelwyn Mawr North Ridge top then pull up to Moelwyn Mawr top & trig, down west ridge to Braich-y-parc good track to road then Croesor. Warm sunshine all day but a cold breeze aswell.apricorum24/03/2017
Foel Ddu - Moel-yr-hdd - Molewyn Mawr North Top - Molewyn Mawr - Craigysgafn - Molewyn Bach -Craig Stwlan.Alex1759502/01/2017
dbattyman04/10/2016
Dusty28/09/2016
Neil Midgley19/09/2016
willias13/08/2016
SteveSmith25/05/2016
Nuttall walk 5.3(part): Moel-yr-hydd - Foel Ddu - Moelwyn Mawr North Ridge Top - Moelwyn Mawr - Craigysgafn - Moelwyn Bachronaldo33325/03/2016
Roxytammy04/12/2015
nordicstar06/11/2015
interloper19/09/2015
Croesor, Cnicht, Cnicht North Top, Moel yr Hydd, Moelwyn Mawr North Ridge Top, Moelwyn Mawr, Moelwyn Mawr, Moelwyn Bach, Craigysgafn, back to Croesor. A fantastic day.lenman31/08/2015
From CroesorOwain G29/08/2015
IWC29/08/2015
PaulineC29/08/2015
iainwalton06/08/2015
kev6501/07/2015
Cnicht from Croesor village and taking in all the Nuttall summits in Walk 5.3 (Cnicht and the Moelwyns) in Nuttall Book 1 Wales.knarf13/05/2015
2/7. From Craig Stwlan. Been up Moelwyn Mawr a few times without noticing this top but always a pleasure to revisit this area. Interesting slate workings nearby and some incredibly big holes between this hill and Moel yr Hydd. Headed on to Foel Ddu.Herbert Anchovy10/04/2015
smb2008/04/2015
fosbury200501/04/2015
TK21/03/2015
MattJTownsend18/03/2015
benchall14/03/2015
MountainBlade23/11/2014
Kendall11/10/2014
From car park in Croesor. Continued to Moel yr hydd. Warm and sunny. With LP.wombourne22/09/2014
Nuttall walkRuth13/09/2014
From Croesor over Cnicht round to Rhosydd Quarry and over Moelwyn Mawr.Roger C04/09/2014
With IT PTgarth8727/08/2014
From Tanygrisiau,circular walk.ju ju16/08/2014
Rambling Ray25/07/2014
Craig Stwlan, Molwyn Bach, Craigysgafn, Molwyn Mawr, Molwyn Mawr North Ridge, Moel-yr-ydd and Foel Ddu. Very low cloud and no visibility until end of walk. Must repeat in the sun as very nice terrain/route.fellowsa28/06/2014
parked in Tanygrisiau. nice sunny day, on ownjamestryfan13/06/2014
johnbarnard2508/06/2014