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Name:Bera Bach
Hill number:1987
Height:806.5m / 2646ft
Parent (Ma):1965  Carnedd Llewelyn
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:The Carneddau
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Ogwen, Catchment Boundaries
Class:Nuttall, Buxton & Lewis
(N,BL)
Grid ref:SH 67209 67772
Summit feature:rock
Drop:17.8m
Col:788.7m  SH 6758 6760  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17W
Survey:Leica RX1250
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Moel Wnion, Gyrn, Gyrn Wigau, Drosgl, Bera Bach, Bera Mawr, Garnedd uchaf, Foel Fras and Llwytmor. Glorious weather and great start to the year. Parked at Aber Falls.alunrees050401/01/2020
Climbed with Peter Thirkettlepsburgess24/11/2019
From Gerlan, via Yr Elen, Carnedd Llewelyn, Foel Grach and Garnedd Uchafderrymark14/09/2019
With Darrenhaydnw17/08/2019
6th top of 9 on a 22.5km route from the Aber Falls upper car park with Adrian, climbing Moel Wnion, Gyrn, Moel Faban, Gyrn Wigau and Drosgl, continuing NE on a track, veering off to climb to the top, passing through patches of quite deep snow. Easy scramble to the top. Continuing to Bera Mawr...Dazingdale06/04/2019
CMC walkgreenways16/02/2019
Aber falls to Drosgl, Gyrn Wigau, Bera Bach, Bera Mawr. Back via Afon GochDan Baddeley04/08/2018
With MS and GM. From Bethesda, in low cloud to Dulyn bothy.robertgn11/11/2017
With RobN & GrantM. To Dulyn Bothy, from Bethesda. masmith11/11/2017
Gyrn Wigau, Drosgl, Bera Bach, Bera Mawr from Aber Falls car park.lenman18/08/2017
A circular walk from Ogwen Cottage. Pen yr Ole Wen, Carnedd Dafydd, Carnedd Llewelyn, Yr Elen, Foel Grach, Garnedd Uchaf, Foel-Fras, Llwytmor, Bera Mawr, Bera Bach, Drosgl, Gyrn Wigau and down into Bethesda finished off by a long walk back along the A5. Lovely day with clear weather and not many other walkers out on the hills.tobywharne18/07/2017
Parked at Aber falls. Llwytmor, Foel Fras, Garnedd Uchaf, Foel Grach, Bera Bach and Bera Mawr. Grey and cloudy but at least it stayed dry!!Alunrees3330/05/2017
Walked with the Walking for Pleasure group.SteveClay08/04/2017
Started near disused post office in Gerlan. Multiple round ... Gyrn Wigau, Drosgl, Bera Bach, Bera Mawr, Carnedd Uchaf, Foel Grach, Carnedd Llewelyn, Carnedd Dafydd, Foel Meirch. Return to start. Time 6h 40min. Beautiful day amongst majestic mountains. Clear and sunny - breezy on tops. Some snow on tops. Views extending to Lake District, Wicklow mountains in Ireland, Mourne mountains in NI. Scrambling on the Bera's fun. Walked solo. No nav difficulties but paths indistinct when not on main Carneddau ridge.jamessteel10025/03/2017
Me James and Alf from Aber.jrj13/03/2017
Great walk On Llewellyn Fifth of Eight (Moel Wnion/Gyrn/Gyrn Wigau/Drosgl/Bera Bach/Bera Mawr/Llwytmor/Moel Faban)Fergalh15/10/2016
10 of 14. Pen y Cydgoed, Foel-ganol, Yr Orsedd, Carnedd y Ddelw, Drum, Foel-fras (repeat visit), Llwytmor, Carnedd Uchaf (repeat visit), Bera Mawr, Bera Bach, Drosgl, Gyrn Wigau, Gyrn and Moel Wnion. Start / finish at the carpack at the end of the Aber Falls road. With Jon Collingwood.BobHancock24/07/2016
my last hill on hottest day of the year left last 2 hills for another day cp gates locked at 1900 at Abercolinfielding19/07/2016
Solo, From Drasgl an on to Bera Mawr.Aimless Rambler21/06/2016
Parked by bridge at Aber falls.£2 all day. Walked up road to top car park then straight up Foel Dduarth. Steep going on scree & through gorse but great view of whole valley and snow covered tops on gaining the ridge.Then stroll down to col and upto summit of Foel-ganol. On to Yr Orsedd,Carnedd y Ddelw.Drum, out & back to Pen y Castell,Foel-Fras,Carnedd Gwenllian,over Yr Aryg,Bera Mawr & Bera Bach then descending to Aber falls. Great views all daymart079716/04/2016
With Hamish the springer spaniel. From Bethesda to Yr Elen - Carnedd Llewelyn, Foel Grach, Garnedd Uchaf. Overcast day. Into a strong headwind for most of the outward leg. Fantastic scenery.Saggers10/10/2015
One of many tops on a circular walk of the Northern Carneddau from Aber.Neil Haslewood19/09/2015
807mThe Grouse26/08/2015
From Gerlan on a rainy day.ju ju02/08/2015
Carneddau wild camp 22 milesTaz3830/07/2015
Walked NE from Bethesda past Moel Faban, followed Ffos y Rhufeiniaid, turning E up the track up Drosgl's shoulder, heading N off the track to reach Drosgl's rocky summit. From Drosgl it's a brisk walk E to Bera Bach, followed by a brisk walk N to Bera Mawr. Retracing my steps to the track/path from Bera Bach to Drosgl's shoulder, I deviated W to Gyrn Wigau's summit. From there I returned to the track, cut across to follow Ffos y Rhufeiniaid again.Dewi Prysor24/06/2015
Finished my shift marshalling for a race on Foel Fras and headed for this via Carnedd Gwenllian. Had difficultly navigating in the mist but the top is unmistakeable. Good fun.Jake99413/06/2015
Nuttall walk 1.2: Foel-fras - Garnedd Uchaf - Foel Grach - Yr Aryg - Bera Mawr - Bera Bach - Drosgl - Gyrn Wigauronaldo33330/05/2015
Nuttalls walk 1.2 with Lindsay, Steve and Brian. Lovely sunny day.Crib Goch21/04/2015
Nuttall walk with Martin, Steve and Brian on a lovely bright day, a week spent at Capel Curig.Lou21/04/2015
Foel Fras, Carnedd Gwenllian & Foel Grach from Aber Falls route taking in Llwytmor. Return to Abergwyngregyn via Bera Mawr, Bera Bach & Drosgl.knarf18/07/2014
Start ~ 661720, Bont Newyyd. Walked up to Aber Falls and then followed the faint path up the Afon Gam up to Gyrn, before going north to Moel Wnion. We then did a round of Gyrn Wigau, Drosgl, Bera Bach and Bera Mawr before descending north to pick up the Afon Gam path again. With Wombourne.steve hudson22/04/2014
Parked at Bont Newydd, GR 661720, car park charge £2 for all day. Walked to Aber Falls and did circuit of Gyrn, Moel Wnion, Gyrn Wigau, Drosgl, Bera Bach and Bera Mawr. Descended to Afon Gam to pick up path back to Aber Falls and back to car. With SH.wombourne22/04/2014
from aber falls and on to drosgylemily18/04/2014
Nuttall walk 1.2Ruth12/04/2014
Dropped off at Aber Falls carpark and headed up past the falls to Bera Mawr, Bera Bach, Drosgl, Gyrn Wigau, Gyrn and Moel Wnion before descending to the pub at Aber. Fairly thick cloud and no views around the tops.Herbert Anchovy12/04/2014
Long walk from aber to carnedd llywelyn back to aber falls.Owain G05/04/2014
Parked at Aber Falls. Moel Wnion, Gyrn, Gyrn Wigau, Drosgl, Bera Bach and Bera Mawr. Fantastic weather :-)AlunRees3111/03/2014
Day out in the Carnedds - started from Aber falls - Gyrn - Drosgl - Bera Bach - Bera Mawr - Yr Aryg.Erika19/01/2014
Parbat Tiger Training Weekendmertw95504/11/2013
3rd of the day.bolton23/09/2013
SET OFF FROM CAMP ON CARNEDD GWENLLIAN IN DRY MIST BUT IT LIFTED THROUGH THE DAY. SCRAMBLED UP BERA MAWR AND BERA BACH, THEN DOWN TO COL AND EASY WALK OVER DROSGL AND OUT TO GYRN WIGAU. NICE WALK BACK TO CAR PAST THE TWO ABER FALLS. DROVE ROUND TO CAE COCH AND QUICKLY UP AND DOWN TAL Y FAN TO FINISH NORTHERN CARNEDDAU.BURGESS01/09/2013
CJM30/07/2013
3rd top on 2nd dayskeletonjo22/07/2013
Part of a round from the base of Aber falls. Obvious route.JohnStoneham15/06/2013
From Bethesda with Shaky on a perfect spring day. On to access land & then over Gryn Wigau, Drosgl, Bera Bach to summit of Carnedd Gwenllian. Out & back to Foel-fras, then over Foel Grach to Carnedd Llewelyn. Returned by same route bypassing the summmits & a few ponies. A memorable day.NotReallyABagger20/05/2013
Included on circular from Aber Falls via Llwytmor, Foel Fras, Carnedd Gwenllian and Drosgl. Alone. Windy.Saggers05/05/2013
Final top of the day, what a highlight. The sun came out, Llewellyn emerged from cloud, astounding 360 degree views, Lleyn, Ynys Mon, Elidir Fawr. I burst out laughing at the immensity of it all. You've got to love these places.thesweetcheat18/04/2013
5th peak(3rd Nuttal) of the day coming over from Drosgl.Highest point of the days hike at 808m :)HillboBaggings18/03/2013
did moel winon, gyrn,gyrn wigiau ,drosgl,bera bach and then mawr from aber falls.Mad Tom18/03/2013