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Name:Crib y Ddysgl
Hill number:1964
Height:1065.3m / 3495ft
Parent (Ma):1963  Snowdon - Yr Wyddfa
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Snowdon
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Triples, Catchment Boundaries, Glaslyn, Seiont, Gwyrfai
Watershed:Cardigan Bay
Class:Simm, Furth, Hewitt, Nuttall, Buxton & Lewis,
Grid ref:SH 61082 55158
Summit feature:rock 6m SW of trig point
Col:993m  SH607549  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17W
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica GS15
Survey of Crib y Ddysgl.pdf
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  • a.k.a. Garnedd Ugain

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On the way from Crib Goch then on to Snowdon. Headed south in the afternoon to do Cadair Idris. Lovely clear morning but cloud setting in and wind getting up by the time we reached SnowdonMysteriousSue21/07/2019
Climbed Crib Goch on the way to Snowdon's summit, via Crib y Ddysgl. Scorchingly hot day across the rest of the country but pleasantly warm and cloud covered with a nice breeze in Snowdonia.Cap_Thunderbolt29/06/2019
After work run up Maesgwm, Ranger path to Crib Y Ddysgl then down Llanberis path.Claireb 15/05/2019
David Meeson11/05/2019
My wife's first trip up Snowdon (I'd done it a few times before) - took her up the gorgeous Rydd-Ddd/Allt Maenderyn route, my new fave way up, which had no-one on it despite the crowds at the summit. I popped out to Crib y Ddysgl for a bonus new bag whilst she had lunch, returned down the rather dull Snowdon Ranger route, then cut across a meandering path through a quarry to the Rhy-Ddu car park, during which she fell in a peat bog. Twice!wheresthepath17/04/2019
From Ranger Halt car park via the Ranger Path with Bethan and Glenderrymark10/04/2019
Traverse to Rhyd DduN.Morters09/04/2019
On Snowdon horseshoe with Ben and Nathan. Some snow but nice weather.axoree06/04/2019
Route: Rhyd Ddu – Bwlch Cwm Llan – Allt Maenderyn – Yr Wyddfa South Top (Bwlch Main) – Snowdon / Yr Wyddfa – Crib y Ddysgl (Garnedd Ugain) – Miners’ Track – Pen-y-pass – Layby E of Pen-y-Gwryd. Stats: 5hrs55, 17.03km, 1,242m ascent. Weather: clear & cool. Notes: 2hr30 to Snowdon summit; long walk off mountain.millionmts01/04/2019
Fantastic day. From YHA Pen-y-Pass: Crib Goch, Crib y Ddsgl, Snowdon, all Y Lliwedd tops. Snowy and hailing on the summit. With GFE.Fionalevey20/12/2018
From Pen Y Pass, beautiful sunny day - onwards to snowdonCoxswain05/09/2018
Progression around the Snowdon Horseshoe,battered trig which seems to get smaller every time. Maisie shot off to Snowdon through the crowds up from LlanberisDanMaisieBex09/08/2018
Up Rhyd Ddu Path to Snowdon Summit then across before descending on the Snowdon Ranger PathArbie18/07/2018
From Pen-y-Pass: Craig Fach, Crib Goch, Garnedd Ugain (Crib y Ddysgl) and Snowdon. Back via the Pyg Track. Very misty, steamy day with some rain after weeks of hot sun. Ascent 1269 metresLazylizzie12/07/2018
From Yr Wyddfa via Bwlch Main by the SW ridge, after an overnight bivvy on the summit of Yr Wyddfa. Solo.marktrengove10/07/2018
Seventh of Welsh 3000s weekPeakyPete26/06/2018
Summited Snowdon for the first time with Andrew, James, Fred and Emily. Ascended via the Watkins Path before jogging to Garnedd Ugain and descending the Miners Track.peter_tun02/06/2018
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
Climbed after Crib Goch, then followed by Snowdon and Y Lliwedd, as part of the Snowdon Horseshoe.chillyman814/05/2018
on route down from Snowdonjmistry8621/04/2018