Name:Ffridd Fach
Hill number:14378
Height:457m / 1499ft
Section:30E: Bala to Welshpool
Col:425m  SJ026226  

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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
734726/04/2015SJ 02566 22516  F: Cairn. Geograph shows an approx 16m diameter dashed circle labelled Cairn at its 2 largest scales, but it is just an ordinary 1m diameter rock cairn of no particular build quality or size. Not sure what the circle signifies? Maybe I missed something - or
O: Obvious summit.
S: Obvious summit
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Parked at SJ 05903 23490 and followed marktrengrove's route up Carnedd Das Eithin before continuing across to Ffordd Gefn (tricky bit getting through the narrow strip of woodland in the valley bottom), Ffridd Fach and Croes y Forwyn. Back through the forest paths and road. 8 miles - 3 1/2 hours.clivevilla03/10/2018
From Moel y Belan. Descended to the road again, then taking the lane north to Ty-llwyd. Then onwards up Cwm Cynon past a small lake to the summit on the northern end of the ridge. Onwards to Croes y Forwyn. With AC.Man of Kernow123/02/2018
3/5 (Ffordd Gefn (Bryn Gwyn)/Cyrniau y Llyn/Ffrid Fach/Croes y Frowen/Carnedd Das Eithin)Fergalh13/01/2018
From carpark on B4391 at Penybontfawr at SJ 08825 24544. Did a round of hills. Up from Cwm Hirnant. Then to Ffordd Gefn.Alan Moore06/01/2016
Circuit from Lake Vyrnwy over Croes y Forwen then Ffridd Fach returning by the valley of Afon y Dolau Gwynion (difficult to follow the path in summer veg). Little frequented but someone had been to these tops v recently - must be a bagger?summitsup13/07/2014
from Ty brith, Hirnant as a loop up cyrniau then along ffordd gefn, fridd fach & croes y forwyn.open moor a little boggy but wonderful open space. summit has a number of knolls with jagged rocks. a splendid place. view to Aran nice also c.idris & plynlimon.stig_nest08/08/2013
shapely little summit, nice view. f/p from SE, park on forest track 031225 RHW01/04/2006
A Peckish12/12/2018
Alex C23/02/2018