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Name:Trum y Gwragedd [Trum y Gwrgedd]
Hill number:2124
Height:611.1m / 2005ft
Section:30E: Bala to Welshpool
Classification:N,sSim,BL
Drop:26m
Col:585.1m  SH939278  
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Entry no.Date recordedGrid Ref.Feature / Observations / SurveyRecorded byStatusSubpointLatest review
-854610/12/2008SH 94115 28402  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
O: flat featureless summit area
S: Abney level/Leica 530
gvjackson
Summit
-854727/01/2007SH 94116 28401  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
O: flat featureless summit area
S: Abney level/Leica 530
gvjackson
Summit
-854810/12/2008SH 94118 28407  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
O: flat featureless summit area
S: Abney level/Leica 530
JB
Summit
-854910/12/2008SH 94117 28406  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
O: flat featureless summit area
S: Abney level/Leica 530
JB
Summit
-855010/12/2008SH 94118 28406  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
O: flat featureless summit area
S: Abney level/Leica 530
JB
Summit
-855110/09/2009SH 94114 28397  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
O: flat featureless summit area
S: Abney level/Leica 530
jimbloomer
Summit
-855211/10/2005SH 94105 28397  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
O: flat featureless summit area
S: Abney level/Leica 530
IJ
Subpoint
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-2651410/12/2008SH 94117 28404  F: no feature: ground a few metres W of fence
S: Leica 530
JB/GVJ/MP
SummitX



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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 254 users)ByDate of Ascent
Nuttall route 7.5Neil Midgley17/09/2019
From Foel Goch on easy ridge. Then return to car on road to east. With B and R.jenx27/06/2019
Sleepwa1ker01/06/2019
from quarry hirnant then nutall route inc foel cedig and deleted nutalls and other minor tops back through penllyn forest 9 hrsunderhill24/05/2019
From Bala to Lake Vyrnwy Road, SH95237 29981. Via, Pen y Cerrig Duon & Foel Geifr, Then onto Foel Goch.Westdenewalker01/05/2019
following Nuttalls route 7.5 solo wet and misty daycolinfielding28/02/2019
14:00, rising traverse from high point in road, reasonably easy avoiding heather as much as possible. On to Foel Goch.Wycombe Wanderer26/11/2018
G,G,JIdris26/11/2018
From Hirnault Valley ascended the ridge to the west and summited Foel Goch, Trum y Gwrgedd and Foel y Geifr.knarf30/10/2018
spallen31/08/2018
From Foel y Geifr then on to Foel Goch. Good trod all the way.Eddie21/08/2018
From summit of Bala road: Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw / Stac Rhos / Y Groes Fagl / Cyrniau Nod / Cefn Gwyntog. Then: Foel y Geifr / Trum y Gwragedd / Foel Goch. Sunny.Winterfloodian26/07/2018
From top of Hirnant passDewi Prysor24/07/2018
Followed the Nuttall's route. Lovely sunny day with a nice cool breeze.Herbert Anchovy23/06/2018
nigelcmason13/06/2018
oldbagger2723/05/2018
3rd ascentthenomad10/04/2018
arjh05/11/2017
3/9 (Foel Cwm(Sian Llwyn)/Foel y Geifir/Trum y Gwragedd(Trum y Gwredd)/Foel Goch/Mynydd Nodol/Boncyn Foel Bacg/Cefn Ddu/Llysy Frenhwes/Foel Gasnach)Fergalh20/08/2017
acleafe15/08/2017
andrew brown04/08/2017
skeletonjo02/07/2017
smb2013/06/2017
Walked the route in section 7.5 of the Nuttalls book. Foel Goch, Trum y Gwragedd, Foel y Geifr , Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw, Stac Rhos, Cefn Gwyntog, Cyrniau Nod, Y Groes Fagl. People call these the boring Berwyns but I don't agree. How many of the hundreds of thousands who climb Snowdon and Cader Idris each year would persevere with this walk. It's a real challenge and there are some good views if the weather holds. A very steep descent to Foel Goch reminded me how unfit I've become. Great views at the top, could see Arenig Fawr, Aran Fawddy and Snowdon in the distance inbetween the snow showers. The summit of Trum y Gwragedd was tantalisingly 40 foot on the other side of a barb wire fence. I decided not to be a purist but as I walked on the guilt gnawed at me and, 200 metres later at a corner post, I decided to leave my backpack, cross over and go back to the summit. My gloves and trousers already had holes in them and I'm not sure I'd have risked it if I had been wearing new exptsharp21/03/2017
finished the year with solo ascent of Foel Goch, Trum y Gwragedd and Foel y Geifr on a dull windy day.Lou31/12/2016
Solo walk during a weekend trip to Llangollen for a friend's Birthday. Aber Hirnant - Foel Cwm-Sian Llwyd - along ridge via all Nuttalls to Pen y Cerrig Duon - road - Foel y Geifr - north along ridge - steep descent by forest to road - road back to Aber Hirnant. A rather dull and heathery set of hills!AGWilliamson18/12/2016
Buteobuteo05/11/2016
PeteN07/10/2016
Matt Smith27/09/2016
Along ridge from Foel Goch. Jumped over the fence to summit post.Ich bin ein hill bagger.HH30/08/2016
David S28/08/2016
With G. Mostly Nuttalls' Route from cattle grid at Bwlch yr Hwch > Foel Goch > Trum y Gwrgedd > Foel y Geifr > Pen y Cerrig Duon > Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw > Stac Rhos > Cefn Gwyntog (faint path from gate near Cefn Gwyntog N Top) > Cefn Gwyntog North Top > Cyrniau Nod > Y Groes Fagl > start via Cwm GwynRT197017/08/2016
KeithByTheC30/07/2016
iainwalton21/06/2016
Solo. From Foel Goch and then on to Foel y GeifrAimless Rambler29/05/2016
Charli Wisbey16/04/2016
Elwyn_Summers16/04/2016
Condoverman16/04/2016
Nuttalls walk 7.5. Top just west of fence - now marked by two old wooden stakesCrib Goch13/04/2016
with roger and kelly weather wasnt to bad views were goodDarren-44310/04/2016
my-list10/04/2016
14 mile hard circular walk from the cattle grid at the bottom of the pass, used ill-defined footpaths up onto Pen Y Boncyn Trefeilw, then along lane to Stac Rhos up the lane to Foel Cedig and Cyrniau Nod, back down taking the pretty much pathless ridge to Cefn Gwyntog, descended and forded the stream west above the waterfall, followed lane to road, then followed lane through forest up onto the moors, struggled through hideous pathless heather up onto Cefn Coch, then across more heather to Foel Y Geifr, then down little path onto Trum Y Gwrgedd and Foel Goch back down to car with half an hour of daylight left.DanTrig13/03/2016
SteveSmith30/10/2015
monkey06/08/2015
Nuttall Walk 7.5: Foel Goch [The Berwyns] - Trum y Gwragedd - Foel y Geifr - Pen y Cerrig Duon - Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw SW Top - Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw - Stac Rhos - Cefn Gwyntog North Top - Cefn Gwyntog - Cyrniau Nod - Y Groes Faglronaldo33314/06/2015
Donpeblo14/06/2015
From trig pointemily24/05/2015
Swindon Bagger04/05/2015
tomcr8804/05/2015
borderline30/04/2015
nice views of the aransAristotle Chip11/04/2015
Curlywurly11/04/2015
softsquare18/03/2015
Tufty07/10/2014
milimana21/09/2014
Nuttall walkRuth09/09/2014
My last three Berwyns: - a delightful evening walk along the ridge west of the Hirnant valley, having parked at the top of the Bwlch.ruthatlast18/07/2014
Followed the Nuttalls route apart from Stac Rhos, Cefn Gwyntog, Cyrniau Nod all done as out and back from the track. Each with a handy cairn to indicate where to leave the track. Latter part of the day it poured with rain and cloud came down.axe.stephen28/05/2014
A very very long and tiring day starting at Llangynog and then after Moel Dimoel, Cyrniau Nod, Cefn Gwyntog, Stac Rhos, Pen Y boncyn Trefeilw, Pen YCerrig duon, up the very steep sides of Foel Goch and along the easy ridge to the summit. I climbed over the fence to the West as it did look like the ground was higher there so I walked around a bit to make sure. This is a lovely ridge walk, next hill is Foel Y Geifr.Dazingdale06/05/2014
denisB5218/04/2014
Followed Nuttalls Western Berwyns walk with a few additions.rhalstead16/03/2014
Laurel19/09/2013
Rowan19/09/2013
morgs4mountains19/09/2013
wombourne05/09/2013
MAINLY FOLLOWED NUTTALLS WALK 7.5 FOR THE WESTERN BERWYNS. PARKED AT THE FOOT OF THE HIRNANT PASS AND WENT STRAIGHT UP VERY STEEP FOEL GOCH, THEN EASY WALK ALONG THE RIDGE TO TRUM Y GWRAGEDD AND FOEL Y GEIFR. STEEP HEATHER DOWN TO TOP OF PASS THEN ALONG THE TRACK, POPPING OFF IT TO DO PEN Y BONCYN TREFEILW AND STAC RHOS. RETURNED TO TRACK BETWEEN ALL TOPS AND FOUND FAINT PATH OUT TO CEFN GWYNTOG. FOLLOWED FENCE TO CIRNIAU NOD AND FINISHED WITH THE EASY GROES FAGL. BACK THROUGH FOREST TO CAR - ANOTHER WARM SUNNY DAY OUT FROM BALA.BURGESS08/08/2013
Alex C06/08/2013
Rambling Ray21/07/2013
see entry for foel goch 2123dicky22/06/2013
Nine-Nuttall circuit clockwise from Aber Hirnant, with Ruthdavidpettit8405/05/2013
An easy walk from Foel Goch.JohnStoneham05/05/2013
dicky bird03/05/2013
Problem Child26/04/2013
needanewdog20/04/2013
nickywood110/11/2012
Wet along the top. 7th of 8 for the day.bolton08/11/2012
CJM08/11/2012
Andy West30/10/2012
Parked in an old quarry at the foot of the Hirnant Pass - From the quarry followed fence up to the plateau - Foel Goch - Trum y Gwragedd - Foel y Geifr - E. across heather and then grass to the minor road close to the summit of the Hirnant Pass - Walked down road back to car. (JL)gerrybowes10/10/2012
John L10/10/2012
andy6306/10/2012
MountainBlade09/09/2012
Loely sunny dayjohnjennison05/09/2012
thetills21/01/2012
jonathanwilliam31/10/2011
AHP08/10/2011
patrick30/08/2011
maknipe19/08/2011
A Peckish07/08/2011
beckybags07/08/2011
Kiltie28/07/2011
PeterKirkwood26/07/2011
Chris Terrey 08/07/2011
Easy walk over from Foel Goch as part of Nuttall route - unmarked top but good views as walk along the ridge.woodse02/07/2011
As Nuttall's 7.5Westdenewalker07/06/2011
Northern Hirnants 2 days / 22 miles. Start Finish Bala Wild camp in heather, very windy Rhiwaedog-uwch-afon, Foel Goch, Foel y Geifr, Pen y Cerrig Duon, Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw, Foel Cedig, Bwich y Gross-fagl, Foel Cwn-Sian,fellowsa20/05/2011
On my way back to SH946273, 6 Nuttalls done, one 2 go. Pretty tired, and disappointed to be unable to see Llyn Tegid.huwthomas14/05/2011
Bit of a scramble up from SH946273 but easy walking along the ridge. http://www.heavyhorses.co.uk/humpsheavyhorses27/04/2011
Rob5021/03/2011
poppiesrara13/03/2011
ras5231/01/2011
ngthack18/11/2010
SS07/11/2010
Mountaingal16/10/2010
trimarc214/10/2010
Part of Nuttall 7.5 route - easy tromp from Foel GochDavid Gradwell25/09/2010
christinemcnama25/09/2010
danniemc25/09/2010
Edwin Gradwell25/09/2010
tim evans29/08/2010
With Pendabeorwulf03/07/2010
andrew larkins21/06/2010
geoffreybbb20/06/2010
ianarbor31/05/2010
climbingkershaw21/04/2010
wychwood26/03/2010
Smudge14/03/2010
RutheH13/03/2010
isabelle13/02/2010
alistairpooler13/02/2010
catch upkevroberts01/01/2010
Matt18/09/2009
jimbloomer10/09/2009
Not real date - no log kept. Foel Goch, Trum y Gwragedd, Foel y Geifr, Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw, Stac Rhos, Cefn Gwyntog, Cyrniau Nod, Y Groes Faglijpowell10/07/2009
Alan Whatley22/06/2009
DC11main24/05/2009
Malcvolm18/05/2009
MikeM16/05/2009
siabod26/04/2009
DARRENG12/04/2009
2nd hill of the Nuttall route we were following a pleasant walk from Foel Goch. We could not find anything marking the top, so the photo was taken by what looked the highest point. Nice clear sunny day so nice views. On now to Foel y Geifr.SteveClay15/03/2009
Steve Q21/02/2009
Guy31/12/2008
Hammy09/12/2008
BobKelly25/10/2008
Adrian20/10/2008
mad max14/08/2008
Galvgoon14/08/2008
Steve Clark24/07/2008
Slash301/06/2008
Solo. Long Berwyns walk. richardsun04/05/2008
Nick Down126/03/2008
Unmarked top to west of fence. Parked at 946273, room for 4/5 cars. First Foel y Geifr then Trum y Gergedd then Foel Goch with Susan and back a simlar way. Path on ridge but none up and down. Sunny March day with one quick snowfall, wet under foot!Glenelg19/03/2008
clivevilla12/02/2008
mae19/01/2008
Nicola28/10/2007
Oliver28/10/2007
OLIVERS28/10/2007
Anton00/10/2007
bogdodger08/09/2007
carole engel08/09/2007
pererin17/08/2007
Top non descript but good views either side of ridge.alwaysinshorts06/07/2007
an easy out and back over three hirnant hills. we cheated a little, managing to drive all the way up from near bala to farm buildings at rhyd wen. from there up forestry tracks and up a firebreak onto open hillside to foel goch.stig_nest15/06/2007
Nige R27/04/2007
av82ec25/03/2007
PDR36525/03/2007
Wet miserable day but 8 tops.Emlyno28/01/2007
stevedixon13/01/2007
davefh22/07/2006
From Foel y Geifr.peter4lc05/05/2006
With TonyStuart Hyde28/04/2006
TK29/01/2006
Father Ted20/11/2005
Hill Wanderer28/10/2005
crowdie09/10/2005
chutchings09/10/2005
dgresty17/08/2005
Climbed as part of route 7.5 in the guide bookdianepick26/06/2005
BaggerGutt07/05/2005
decibel28/08/2004
stevent080918/07/2004
MM26/10/2003
steve07/09/2003
Mc Tango13/08/2003
DerekClive23/03/2003
signyred18/02/2003
Bramley25/01/2003
AndyS18/01/2003
The Dancing Mon28/10/2002
Owen B19/08/2002
topgigglejon15/08/2002
fortyniner06/05/2002
David Evans09/04/2002
chalky195303/04/2002
martin & storm01/03/2002
Phil M17/02/2002
christine strat16/09/2001
BogtrotPeteF21/07/2001
Man of Kernow126/06/2001
petey30/09/2000
glbrookes17/09/2000
Colin Crawford28/08/2000
RichardM06/08/2000
Denise 06/08/2000
GGTIdris06/05/2000
rpettit01/01/2000
paulsross01/01/2000
andrew.allum01/01/2000
Martin R31/12/1999
Rob Pen y Garn08/09/1999
From Hirnant pass.Marshsand25/06/1999
Galltywenallt20/03/1999
iaindbrown17/02/1999
martin_hall30/01/1999
Moorponder09/08/1998
Chiana02/08/1998
Solo run. Second of eight peaks. Lovely peaceful hills, not boring at all.mikejacobs14/03/1998
Archie16/02/1998
KathW16/02/1998
MalDavies21/12/1997
Second ascent.thenomad15/08/1997
see Foel y Geifr logpwheeler09/04/1996
steve hudson30/09/1995
GeoffC09/09/1995
Jim.Fothergill02/07/1995
mike.hoult08/05/1995
David Purchase07/04/1995
Clive G18/12/1994
2nd visit to theses Berwyn tops with Rob Small to do Bridges for him and wanted outlying Nuttall for me of Cefn Gwybtog(1 mile out and back from main track) Another wet day after camping at Bala.Chris Pearson13/11/1994
dochart11109/10/1994
boxblade31/07/1993
ianwatson23/05/1993
John Eley29/11/1992
tomandivy15/10/1992
destaylor01/06/1992
GaryJones01/07/1991
First ascent.thenomad22/04/1991
johnbarnard2531/12/1990
DewiH21/10/1990
mainnirnamfiadh15/09/1990
Along fence and path line cant miss itRhayader_wander15/07/1990
ChrisC10/06/1990
Ianto&Sue07/05/1990
AlanD13/04/1990
Date unknown RHW01/01/1990
orcacarter01/01/1990
chriswatson01/04/1989
JohnIvor29/12/1988
raymondwilkes28/10/1988
alda24/04/1988
IainT24/04/1988
from Foel y Geifr. Trudge downhill by fence and up to top. Crossed fence to highest point. to Foel Goch.arranc03/03/1988
Chris Peart23/12/1987
Frogreen15/05/1987
Yet more rough heather as rain began to fall as I struggled from the trig on Foel y Geifr out over this top to Foel goch -a wanted Bridge.Chris Pearson12/06/1984
Rob Rees08/01/1984
try9fan20/06/1981
Lynette04/05/1979
stanappleton01/08/1978
peterstanding25/06/1972
GordonAdshead00/09/1970
From SH 946 273 tidying up a clutch of Nuttals. 1996?summitsupblank
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