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Name:Glan-hafon [Y Garn]
Hill number:2126
Height:607.8m / 1994ft
Parent (Ma):2087  Cadair Berwyn
Section:30E: Bala to Welshpool
Area:The Berwyns
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Class:Simm, Dewey
(Tu,Sim,5)
Grid ref:SJ 08064 27288
Summit feature:grassy knoll next to fence
Drop:84m
Col:524m  SJ071277  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 125
(1:25k) 239 255
Observations:rocky knoll 110m W at SJ 07953 27271 is 14cm lower
Survey:Leica NA730
Surveying Y Garn - Glan Hafon.doc
Comments:Relocated following survey
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 70 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Tan-y-pistyll car park. At the railway sleeper gate on bridleway (072279) take a beeline for the summit to stay on the driest ground.jimbloomer21/04/2017
From Llangynog with 3 friends,up and down by same route.mad max25/10/2016
Glan-hafonronaldo33316/08/2016
From Llangynog, with Criag Rhiwarth, visiting trig, the top and nearby rocky top with cairn.RobertP15/05/2016
As Des Taylor. Parked by farm sheds at 0962 2697 N along good track & then pleasant ascent up grassy slopes to unmarked summit. (PM)gerrybowes28/01/2016
Parked at 096269 with GB. After heading north for a short distance took a track which led through gates to the summit west of the trig point.bolton28/01/2016
From Llangynog up road to Pencraig then through open field to col north of Craig Rhiwarth. Up and down then followed track onto ridge and along to Post Gwyn. Returned and ascended Glan Hafon before taking row back via Cwn Glan-Hafon.SS11/04/2015
Bagged high point & trig. interesting pile of stones on rocky top west of pillar.Dusty03/04/2015
Tan-y-pistyll - Gardden - Godor - Moel yr Ewig - Cadair Berwyn - Moel Sych - Cwm Rhiwiau - Post Gwyn - Glan Hafon - Tan-y-pistylldavidpettit8422/03/2015
Parked 0984 2696. Excellent track then grass pasture through gates to summit. Fine little walk.destaylor15/05/2014
From car park in Llangynog. Weather mixture of sleet, wind and Winrer sun.clivevilla07/04/2014
A circular walk from the free carpark in Llangynog of Glan Hafon, Post Gwyn, Bryn Gwyn and Craig Rhiwarth.JohnStoneham01/06/2013
Nice walk up as part of a slightly extended Nuttall walk. http://www.heavyhorses.co.uk/humpsheavyhorses05/05/2011
a superb linear route from llanrhaeadyr to llanarmon. taking in many tops across seldom trodden land.stig_nest22/04/2008
Start ~ 056264, Llangynog. Walked north up valley to Pass over to Pistell Rhaeadr before turning East to summit of Glan Hafon. With Wombourne.steve hudson12/10/2006
Parked at waterfall. 1 mile on road through farm across river and large zig zag to open moor. 1 mile over swamp, tussock and water weeds to lush grassy sheep top. A car drove up with 2 elderly shepherds as I got there! 10.45.arranc04/06/2000
Second ascent.thenomad14/06/1998
Dewey bagging. (1) From 066263 clockwise; Craig Rhiwarth, GLAN-HAFON (pleasant ascent from valley). (2) From 033254 anticlockwise; Cyrniau y Llyn, Ffordd Gefn, Carnedd Das Eithin. RHW06/12/1997
First ascent.thenomad24/06/1993
petey01/01/1990
with KWJohnIvor05/03/1989
From SJ 058 264. 199?summitsup01/01/0001
Galvgoon13/04/2016
boxblade04/07/2015
Chris Peart19/06/2015
Colin Crawford19/06/2015
dgresty22/03/2015
softsquare14/03/2015
Alan Whatley01/11/2014
DARRENG28/06/2014
ngthack06/11/2013
siabod02/06/2013
Andy West12/08/2012
Rob5012/07/2012
TK28/01/2012
Martin R04/04/2011
graham2812/02/2011
Deedubr16/09/2010
alda05/09/2010
chalky195317/08/2010
mae17/10/2009
Steve Clark19/02/2009
bogdodger18/10/2008
carole engel18/10/2008
Anton18/10/2008
BaggerGutt18/07/2008
Rob Pen y Garn21/10/2007
Lynfa Penygarn21/10/2007
AndyS28/01/2007
wombourne12/10/2006