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Name:Fan Fawr
Hill number:2237
Height:734m / 2408ft
RHB Section:32A: Llandovery to Monmouth
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Brecon Beacons
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Catchment:Neath, Catchment Boundaries, Taff
Watershed:Severn Estuary, Swansea Bay
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall,
Buxton & Lewis, Bridge, Clem
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,Hew,N,BL,Bg,Cm)
Grid ref:SN 96989 19369
Summit feature:no feature: 6m WNW of cairn
Drop:295m
Col:439m  SN982203  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 160
(1:25k) OL12E
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 527 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
NickDelaney13/08/2019
danpquinn06/08/2019
mcbiydw227/07/2019
A short trip to try out a new rucksackBannor24/07/2019
Summited as part of a circular walk taking in Fan Frynych, Craig Cerrig-gleisiad, Fan Fawr and Y Gyrn. Hot day. 8 miles. Solo.broser08/07/2019
Christo197929/05/2019
From A470 after Pen y Fan and morning walk on Burton Hill and Fan Brycheiniog...weather too good to miss the opportunity.N.Morters30/04/2019
Trantham Clan25/04/2019
M J and O. 2nd hill after Pen y Fan and just a a handful of people. Beautiful hot day. Steep up and down from Storey ArmsMartin6621/04/2019
daveyf200118/04/2019
Fan Fawr, Corn Du, Pen y Fan & Cribyn. Started from 'lower' CP - walked up to Storey Arms CP, then a quiet ascent of Fan Fawr & on to trig - return to Storey Arms & on to Corn Du & Pen y Fan (now not so quiet). The continuation to the fine looking Cribyn was fairly quiet.ger15/04/2019
taff24/01/2019
SteveD06/01/2019
Martian01/01/2019
JulieB28/12/2018
WokingMike28/12/2018
phil10128/12/2018
dhulmes27/12/2018
Was to be part of a bigger walk but very windy and wet - also realised boots were no longer waterproof so called it off with very wet feet.atreides788721/12/2018
Rob Rees14/12/2018
As Nuttall's walk 13.4, lieu day off work, run / walk, low mistphilwhit27/11/2018
From the Beacons Reservoir car park, ( so as to bag the flush bracket on the boathouse ). Misty, so had to use the compass to get to the trig.DanMaisieBex25/11/2018
With Darrenkingabunyip24/11/2018
Crumblie225/10/2018
amarillo-oro-como24/10/2018
Elwyn_Summers30/09/2018
Charli Wisbey29/09/2018
From Storey Arms / Canolfan Bannau. Mostly straightforward butpath faint and wet in a few places.Topographer5727/09/2018
Hetty02/09/2018
Nice climbMountain mcgiverns01/09/2018
With Boggy.MGT6724/08/2018
Straight ascent from Storey Arms, clear views.kasharic21/07/2018
straight up from Storrey arms, neat summit cairn made from small stonesrichardrosser29/06/2018
sverrall21/05/2018
hhjj24/03/2018
boxblade17/02/2018
Suck up and back from the car park near the Storey Arms.Swindon Bagger20/10/2017
From Storey Arms. SunnyWinterfloodian06/10/2017
nigelcmason23/09/2017
iainwalton20/08/2017
As part of Brecon100 with ZoeJim T11/08/2017
From Storey Arms to Craig Cerrig Gleisiad to Fan Fawr 8.8 miles.stephenbuda29/07/2017
David S17/07/2017
From Storey Arms, hundreds (literally) of cars parked at start. No one on the hill, guess they're all on Pen y Fan. Hot, sunny, calm and good views.iangalbraith08/07/2017
LizH17/06/2017
PeterAH17/06/2017
Circular walk from below Beacons ReservoirArbie07/06/2017
geralddavison10/05/2017
Ow_b106/05/2017
With Megs and Xan. Up to Fan Fawr from the Storey Arms and then north to Craig Cerrig-gleisiad and Fan Frynych. Descent was on the very picturesque path starting at SN959223 to the picnic site at SN971222. Then the Taff Trail back to the Storey Arms.Herbert Anchovy21/04/2017