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Name:Foel Grach
Hill number:1970
Height:975.4m / 3200ft
Section:30B: Snowdonia
Classification:Tu,Sim,F,Hew,N,BL,Bg
Drop:41.7m
Col:933.8m  SH 6889 6532  
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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
1602204/10/2016SH 68881 65912  F: CairnDSM
Summit
GJ
2112114/06/2017SH 68881 65909  F: cairn on outcrop
S: Leica RX1250
alda
SummitX
Jim
-768405/04/2008SH 68882 65908  F: cairn
O: rock outcrop 25m SSE at SH 68891 65885 is about 50cm lower
S: Abney level
DW
Summit
-768529/01/2011SH 68878 65902  F: cairn
O: rock outcrop 25m SSE at SH 68891 65885 is about 50cm lower
S: Abney level
LR
Summit
-768620/06/2011SH 68881 65908  F: cairn
O: rock outcrop 25m SSE at SH 68891 65885 is about 50cm lower
S: Abney level
gvjackson
Summit
-768712/12/2010SH 68883 65912  F: cairn
O: rock outcrop 25m SSE at SH 68891 65885 is about 50cm lower
S: Abney level
DW
Summit
-768815/04/2014SH 68882 65910  F: cairn
O: rock outcrop 25m SSE at SH 68891 65885 is about 50cm lower
S: Abney level
K&AD
Summit
-768920/06/2011SH 68891 65885  F: rock outcrop 25m SSE of cairn
O: rock outcrop is about 50cm lower than cairn base
S: Abney level
gvjackson
Subpoint
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Up from A5 Llyn Ogwen to Carneddau Llywely on to Yr Elen before dropping down into northern valley for over night wildcamp. Second day up to Foel Frach, north to Gwenllian then north west to Berra's and Abergwyngregyn.andrew.morel31/10/2019
From Ros Lyn, down to Avon Dulyn, up to Penygadair and over Pen Y Castell. Onto Drum, Foel-fras, Carnedd Gwenllian and Foel Granch. South east to Gledrrfordd, scrambled over Craig Eigiau then over Bryn-gwenith.ByronHaywood10/10/2019
From Gerlan, via Yr Elen and Carnedd Llewelynderrymark14/09/2019
Fourth hill of the day & still hot, hot, hot. Hd to break out the 'emergency' can of coke!DanMaisieBex24/08/2019
WaggaWagg23/08/2019
GM8121/08/2019
tomcr8811/08/2019
haylesb25/07/2019
andy6321/07/2019
Route: A5 opposite Gwern Gof Isaf Bwlch Eryl Farchog Penywaun-wen Carnedd Llewelyn Foel Grach Carnedd Gwenllian Foel-fras Carnedd Gwenllian Foel Grach Carnedd Llewelyn Bwlch Cyfryw-drum Creigiau Hirion A5. Stats: 6hrs15, 21.4km, 1,340m ascent. Weather: glorious sunshine for most of day, although clagg on tops. Notes: initial walk in a bit of a slog.millionmts01/07/2019
Marksalop23/06/2019
CXB07/06/2019
NickiW18/05/2019
Traverse of the Carneddau from Conwy to Ogwen ValleyClaireb 05/05/2019
Carneddau traverse, Llandudno Jt to Ogwen CottageS4m49805/05/2019
Stormer28/04/2019
David Meeson20/04/2019
Badders06/04/2019
andy6329/03/2019
Carneddau one-way walk north to south with Dave. Parked Dave's car at Glan Dena on the A5 (SH 669 604) then in my car to Abergwyngregyn and the small carpark at SH 675 716. A day of two halves: before lunch it was sunny and breezy with clear views; but in the afternoon low cloud and squally rain blew in and the wind increased to 40mph gusting up to 50mph - arduous walking into the wind. Route was Drum, Foel Fras, Carnedd Gwenllian, Foel Grach, Carnedd Llewelyn, Carnedd Dafydd and Pen Y Ole Wen. Started about 10.15; finished about 6pm, slowed by the wind.Skip16/02/2019
davechick16/02/2019
From small CP in Bwlch Y Ddeufaen - past the standing stones then followed wall up to ridge - Drum (Penyforth Coch) - Bwlch-Y-Gwrd - Foel Fras (& Trig) - Garnedd Uchaf - Foel Grach - Gwaun-Y-Garnedd - Carnedd Llewelyn - with a similar return route - Cold and clear start but the cloud came in later. At top of Carnedd Llewelyn icey the sun veiled in white wispy cloud.briandavies04/01/2019
David Meeson24/12/2018
Welsh 3000s Bagging dayjmistry8606/10/2018
ramblyandy29/09/2018
Waen Bryn-gwenith, Craig Eigiau, Foel Grach, Carnedd Llewelyn, Pen yr Helgi Du, Clogwyn Llech Lefnkeithouk16/09/2018
Dawn Oldham16/09/2018
Craig Eigiau, Foel Grach, Carnedd Llewelyn, Yr Elen, Pen Yr Helgi Du, Pen Llithrig y Wrach circular route, starting at Llyn Eigiau car park.noxibis15/09/2018
HF starting from aberChasejet27/06/2018
Ninth of Welsh 3000s week.PeakyPete27/06/2018
boxblade23/06/2018
From the parking at Llyn Eigiau reservoirAlan Caine10/06/2018
David-Guenot10/06/2018
Scoobs06/06/2018
smb2006/06/2018
WELSH 3000's Started 03:30 in the Pen-y-Pass CP with GAVIN SIMPSON and DAVE FOWLER > Craig Fach > Crib Goch (3028) > Crib y Ddysgl (3495) > Snowdon - Yr Wyddfa (3560) > (Nant Peris) > Elidir Fawr (3031) > Y Garn (3107) > Glyder Fawr (3284) > Castell y Gwynt (3189) > Glyder Fach (3262) > Tryfan Far South Peak > Tryfan (3010) > (Llyn Ogwen) > Pen yr Ole Wen (3209) > Carnedd Dafydd (3425) > Carnedd Llewelyn (3491) > Yr Elen (3156) > Foel Grach (3200) > Garnedd Uchaf [Carnedd Gwenllian] (3035) > Foel-fras (3097) > finished 22:30 SH73164 66324 29 miles - 14300 ft ascent (19 hours)Mark A Hartry02/06/2018
Malcvolm21/05/2018
PeteZippy19/05/2018
solitaryfellwanderer03/05/2018
Llaberis to Abergwyngregyn climbing all the 3000s in the Glyderau and Carneddau (plus a few extra Nuttalls).tomd430/04/2018
rapidjay14/04/2018
Climbed on Stuarts Trans Cambrian TrekBannor08/04/2018
chriscarr01/03/2018
With RobN & GrantM. From Dulyn Bothy. masmith12/11/2017
With MS and GM. From Dulyn bothy to Bethesda through hail storm!robertgn12/11/2017
arjh04/11/2017
Llwytmor, Foel-fras, Carnedd Gwenllian, Foel Grach, Yr Elen, Carnedd Llewelyn, Carnedd Dafydd, Pen Yr Ole Wenkeithouk24/09/2017
Andy_E17/09/2017
Craig Eigiau, Foel Grach, Garnedd Uchaf from car park near Lyn Eigiau.lenman16/09/2017
Robinho0808/09/2017