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Hill number:1977
Height:917.5m / 3010ft
Section:30B: Snowdonia
Area:The Glyders
County/UA:Conwy (CoU)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Furth, Hewitt,
Nuttall, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge, Trail 100
Grid ref:SH 66408 59390
Summit feature:Adam
Col:727m  SH661588  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17W
Survey:Leica 530
Survey of Tryfan (Final).doc
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 1062 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Tryfan, Tryfan south peak, Glyder Fach, Castell Y Gwynt and Glyder Fawr. From the A5Alunrees3305/04/2017
Route: Car Park to Tryfan Glyder Fawr via North side of Llyn Bochlwyd and back to Car Park. Party: Dominik Ceglowski, Tim Emkes, William Colledge, Thomas Giles, Nicholas Field. Weather: Clear day, sunny, high cloud, no wind, no rain.Oliver_Storey02/04/2017
Via N. ridge, then off from summit towards Llyn Bochlewyd and down path to Ogwen cottage. A superb trip in this mountain, as ever.Cas-gwent14/03/2017
via Pinnacle Rib and Yellow Slab from Heather Terraceemily11/03/2017
Bochlywd horseshoeemily10/12/2016
3000 walkunderhill06/08/2016
WFP Meet. Up East face and down South Ridgecpjmathieson27/06/2016
my last hill before i dropped out of welsh 14 peaks challenge body battered Andy guide from ascents of adventure did a superb job helping those less capable over difficult groundcolinfielding18/06/2016
(Walkers with)Torun Mcmoran, Gary Dean (Parking/Start point) A5 roadside Llyn Ogwen - Bristly Ridge - Tryfan - Tryfan (far south peak) - Glyder Fach - Glyder Fawr - Y Gribin Ridge - Llyn Ogwen.redbob18/06/2016
Vegan Welsh 3000s V3K Ultra race CraigW18/06/2016
Welsh 3000s tripaucuparia15/06/2016
Via North RidgeJohn Eley29/05/2016
Tryfan with Dave (assisted in parts by Luke). Parked on the A5 near Milestone Buttress. Dull cool day, summits intermittently in cloud. Followed North Ridge to summit of Tryfan. Avoided Bristly for easier route to Glyder Fach. Then to Glyder Fawr before descending via Devil's Kitchen and Llyn Idwal.Skip23/05/2016
Scrambling on Milestone Gully Approach and Main Gullymarkbarrett197613/05/2016
With Sanjay Chauhan, via north ridge and with snow, a perfect day.designrob09/04/2016
Stepped across Adam and Eve too.clique21/01/2016
Fantastic scramble up the north face. Very cold and windy on top.hevslbeale2110/12/2015
Tryfan North Ridge with Seren Ventures.ClaireCalverley13/09/2015
with Nick Awful weatherDarren-44309/08/2015
Second Nuttall ascent using North Ridge. With Paul, Mac and Rory.andrew larkins202/08/2015
With HilaryAimless Rambler30/07/2015
As part of the Welsh 3000s challengemarkbarrett197619/07/2015
Welsh 3000-ers from the road-end near Rowen (0200 hrs) to Snowdon (1700 hrs) and Llanberis Youth Hostel (1945 hrs). 47km, +/-3800m, 17 hours 45.PGCE16/07/2015
Direct route up the ridge. Grade 1 & 2 scrambling. Good day.robmurray11/07/2015
carried a lot of kit of the north ridge, good fun, bad weather at night in a tent. :)callumblairwils10/07/2015
Climbed on run up to and whilst doing the Welsh 3000sspare.tyres05/07/2015
Straight up the north face via 'The cannon'. Great day out scrambling with Rob and JC. Did Adam and Eve jump at the summit. over the top into saddle then on to Glyder Fach where the rain started.boothy624/06/2015
Dragon's BackDinoF22/06/2015
up from ogwen cottage via the cwm, first time on tryfan for me and unsure what to expect, I don't think I'll bother with the north ridgebardolph11/06/2015
My birthday trip to Wales for some scrambling on Tryfan and Bristly Ridgemarkbarrett197607/06/2015
1/6 First of magnificent walk Tryfan/Tryfan Far South Top/Glyder Fach/Castell Y Gwynt/Glyder Fawr/Y Garn Expect to scramble a lot !Fergalh17/05/2015
Visited while on Mountain Skills Training at Plas-Y-Brenin.griefmiester16/05/2015
917m - Climbed via the south ridge, was a bit windy up there. We didn't attempt the Adam and Eve jump at the top, wouldn't fancy hurting ourselves that high up.Rob-Nia12/05/2015
Tryfan north face, glyder fach and fawr down devil s kitchen.Owain G04/04/2015
Nuttall walk 2.3: Tryfan - Tryfan far S top - Y Foel Goch NW top - Y Foel Goch - Gallt yr Ogofronaldo33322/03/2015
North Ridge from A5, returned via Lake Bochlwyd to Idwal CottageNormski21/03/2015
Introduction to scrambling for Mark Gangasinghmarkbarrett197614/03/2015
Best mountain ever in the worst situation ever. Overlooked!DannyboyXL01/01/2015
From the col - excellent fun. Sun even broke through whilst on summit.garyhoney16/11/2014
Climbed with friends, started from the campsite.tomd429/10/2014
Scrambled up north face with Jim. Run down main path. Windy on top.davepeel24/10/2014
Tryfan, Glyder Fach, Glyder Fawrkeithouk31/08/2014
Started from A5, ascended via north ridge, down from the saddle due to poor weather conditions on the summit.pete.mason30/08/2014
main ridge walk with friendsemily30/08/2014
Solo - 'stepped' from Adam to Eve Summit fairly busydentalchimp24/08/2014
Walk up Tryfan with kidsmarkbarrett197616/08/2014
Went with Jallen and saw the Red Arrows in the Ogwen Valley. Awesome!Steve8109/08/2014
Climbed as part of Oggie 8 with Mike Smith and Graeme Standford.Baggieboy02/08/2014