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Name:Moel Penamnen
Hill number:2075
Height:628.3m / 2061ft
Parent (Ma):2068  Manod Mawr
RHB Section:30D: Barmouth to Betws-y-Coed and Bala
Nuttall/Wainwright area:The Moelwyns
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Conwy, Catchment Boundaries, Glaslyn
Watershed:Cardigan Bay
Class:Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Buxton & Lewis,
Bridge, Clem
Grid ref:SH 71630 48363
Summit feature:no feature: 6m N of old trig point base
Col:490m  SH731467  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL18E
Observations:rock just W of trig point base is 3cm lower
Survey:Abney level/Leica RX1250
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From Blaenau Ffestiniog taking in Moel Penamnen,Foel-Fras, Manod Mawr North Top & Manod Mawr. Beautiful clear winter day with a hoar frost, blue skies and extensive views. Difficult to navigate, finished in darkness with head torches.Lazylizzie30/11/2019
from crimea Moel Farlwyd, Moel Penamnen, Foel Fras then return south of Moel Penamnen, res and Moel farlwyd hail and windunderhill11/11/2019
From Crimea layby via Moel FarlwydJim T17/09/2019
From the car-park at SH708443. Manod Bach, Monad Mawr, Foel Fras, Moel Penamnen, Moel FarlwydGeoff Briggs18/08/2019
Nuttall walkDan Baddeley20/04/2019
On my H&M assessmentRob Pen y Garn06/03/2019
David Meeson16/12/2018
CMC walkgreenways15/12/2018
follow the book the flat moor is boggy underfootAristotle Chip12/01/2018
From the car park at Crimea Pass. Moel Farlwyd, Moel Penamnen, Foel-Fras and Y Ro Wen. Beautiful winter day, very cold but clear and sunny.Alunrees3324/11/2017
623mThe Grouse14/06/2017
Nuttalls walk 5.4 with Frank.Crib Goch09/04/2017
With Martin Roberts from Blaenau Ffestiniog taking in Moel Penamnen, Manod Mawr North Top & Manod Mawr. Rather grey overcast day.knarf09/04/2017
Me Alf and James.jrj05/01/2017
From Cwm Penamnen, via Foel Fras. With Dad and AlfieJamesD197205/01/2017
What is it about destroyed trig points in this area? Never seen just the foundation remaining before and this is the 2nd today after Manod Mawr. Summit appears to be grassy area just off to the north.SteveSmith11/10/2016
Continuation of walk from Moel Farlwyd. Steep descent and ascent but no problems. Great views. With JT.Sprog09/10/2016
Nuttalls walk - very boggy and hard going. From this top to Foel-fras there is a decent pathjohnjennison02/10/2016
Neil Midgley18/09/2016
From Moel Farlwyd. My favourite bit was the peaceful bwlch/llyn but the dark cloud and late afternoon sun over Allt Fawr gave the walk some atmosphere. Last hill of four day trip. Paused on the descent to drink in the beauty nature and give thanks.Wycombe Wanderer17/09/2016
From the car park at the Crimea Pass. Moel Farlwyd, Moel Penamnen, Foel Fras, Y Rowen and Clogwyn Dolwyddelan.AlunRees3106/07/2016
FRom Tal y waenledd just north of Llechwedd slate mine. Footpath interweaves with cycle tracks before disappearing. Climbed hill by its west steep grassy slope.Campbell Singer01/07/2016
Nuttall walkRuth07/05/2016
Nuttall walk 5.4: Moel Penamnen - Foel-fras - Manod Mawr North Top - Manod Mawr subsidiary top - Manod Mawrronaldo33320/02/2016
with roger and ronnie weather was awfulDarren-44320/02/2016