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Name:Halkyn Mountain
Hill number:14613
Height:293.8m / 964ft
Parent (Ma):2051  Mynydd y Cwm [Coed Cwm]
RHB Section:30C: Llandudno to Wrexham
County/UA:Flintshire [Sir Fflint] (CoU)
Catchment:Dee (Flint)
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:SJ 19574 71926
Summit feature:ground 2m south of trig point
Drop:31m
Col:262.8m  SJ 2036 7085  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 116
(1:25k) 265
Observations:ground 100m SE is lower
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica GS15
Survey of Halkyn Mountain.pdf
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 43 users)ByDate of Ascent
From nw. Great views.Campbell Singer06/11/2019
From Moel y Gaer strolled across the common with Ed to Halkyn Mountain and back. Pleasant enough but not worth repeating.John Eley07/09/2019
From junction to NW - great views- shame about the pylonsMark Sims30/05/2019
Easy walk from the NW following the pylons. Good views of the Dee Estuary.clivevilla16/05/2019
Parked SJ193722. Short stroll following pylons at first.David Evans30/12/2018
Me and Alf.jrj23/01/2018
Parked at crossroads to N, short walk up road towards Windmill then straight up hillside at obvious track.Aye Jimmy26/11/2017
P near T jnct to N. Track virtually to top.chrisbien07/06/2017
Circular walk from the lovely Blue Bell Inn in Halkyn. Spring weather, fantastic views from these modest hills, lots of flowering gorse. Moel-y-Gaer, Moel Ffagnallt and Halkyn MountainLazylizzie20/04/2017
Fine morning with good views on common land - part of Westminster estateJohnIvor30/12/2016
Highly enjoyable wander round Halkyn Common,including grand viewpoints of Moel-Ffagnallt and Halkyn Common.With Oscar and Catman.rosiebridge29/10/2016
With Bridget and Catman.oscarrosie29/10/2016
With Oscar and Bridget.catman29/10/2016
Roadside bagging with Dugswell.Smudge13/11/2015
Parked to the NW then walked up the bridleway to bag Billins trig point which isn't shown on the map.Dugswell213/11/2015
Short stroll from ERobertP09/08/2015
Parked in Halkyn opposite Bluebell Inn at SJ 20948 70270. Followed B5123 south for 200m, then various tracks NNW over access land past Windmill village to the summit. Visited 290m contour ring to the south-east, which appeared to be lower. Walk continued to Moel y Gaer. Nordic walk, in sunshine but strong south-west wind.Man of Kernow128/06/2015
Great hill area: Track from NW to trig pointGordonAdshead28/02/2015
From SJ193722.summitsup15/10/2014
If P30s are your quarry...Martin R22/03/2014
limestone pavement, fine views. FP from minor road to N RHW19/01/2002
My father said I have done this!Play2End01/08/1972
With Chester Rambling Club. From Flint along paths and country roads to Pentre Halkyn and then Halkyn Mountain. Through Rhes-y-cae to Moel-y-Gaer. On to Rhosesmor and return to Flint.pwbellarby13/05/1962
Cumbriancyclist07/02/2020
johnbarnard2520/01/2020
Robert Kemp21/06/2018
MM26/05/2018
KM26/05/2018
TK01/01/2018
ngthack19/12/2017
Lucky04/11/2016
maknipe04/11/2016
Richard Gunn12/06/2016
stevent080913/03/2016
PeteF24/01/2016
Alan Caine30/11/2014
Rob5025/05/2014
Alex C04/04/2013
Pete R25/01/2013
keano26/12/2012
carole engel21/08/2012
Dusty17/11/2011
Salopianb01/05/2011