Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Hill number:2154
Height:545m / 1788ft
Parent (Ma):2145  Maesglase
RHB Section:30F: Dolgellau to Machynlleth
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Cadair Idris
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Dovey, Catchment Boundaries, Dysynni
Class:Hump, Dodd (500-599m), Dewey, Submarilyn
Grid ref:SH 74534 10908
Summit feature:no feature: ground 5m SSW of tree stump
Col:403m  SH758133  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 124
(1:25k) OL23W
Observations:knoll 35m SE at SH 74563 10888 is c 15cm lower
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

Show Map
(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits)

View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM

Full screen map
Switch to Bing Maps view
(Please be considerate with your usage of the Full Screen/Bing Maps pages, as there are monthly limits)

Resize map: portrait / landscape / reset

Map Help, This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace API
which does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping.

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 64 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From the layby. Up the farmer's zig-zag track then straight down.Eddie12/01/2018
5/6 (Moel Heulen/Mynydd Cwmeidden/Godre Fynydd/Mynydd Fron-Fraith/Ceiswyn/Foel Offrwm)Fergalh04/11/2017
Parked in layby at 735101 - After bagging Mynydd Cwmeiddew, Godre Fynydd & Mynydd Fron-fraith, followed fence back to col & then a straightforward climb to the summit. Descended SW alongside fence & joined farm track which meets the A487 about 100yds N. of the layby. (S)gerrybowes20/05/2017
Continuation of walk from Mynydd Cwmeiddew. Took track west for several hundred metres, then a boggy path up north-west to the summit. Returned the same way. Solo.marktrengove17/12/2016
Godre Fynydd, Mynydd Cwneiddew, Ceiswyn and Mynydd Fron Fraith. Parked in layby on A487, walked half a mile south down the road then east across a field to avoid the grumpy sign on the entrance to the forest track. At the top of the field I worked my way up tracks to near the first top and then made it up as I went along really.clivevilla20/09/2016
~Solo, early morning jauntShutterlag17/09/2016
Mynydd Fron-fraith, Ceiswyn, Mynydd Cwmeiddew, Godre Fynydd from layby on A487 0.5mile N of Rugog. Bright sunny day with excellent views across to Cadair Idris.RobertP20/03/2016
From SH734102 and up good track.Campbell Singer17/03/2016
As Martin R - convenient parking in layby.Chris Peart10/07/2015
Damp Dewey bagging walking from Corris Hostel to the Cross Foxes.Alex C25/10/2014
From Cad East.mad max02/07/2014
From layby on A487 up the ROW and along the ridge, then through the forest taking four Deweys. Great views of Cadhair. Return by forest track on east side. Surprised to see tarmac on the byeway over the pass.SS31/05/2014
The start of my last day of this particular Hillwalking adventure. I caught a bus from Machynlleth to the Minffordd hotel and after a drink I headed up the very steep slopes, through some bluebells and then onto the bilberry and heather-clad flora climbing over two fences in the process. I was shocked at how steep this hill was and had several breathers before getting onto the fenceline to find the summit. I freed a sheep that had caught itself in the fence and had to pull each individual tuft of wool out to free it and was disappointed that i didnt get even a Baaaa to say Thankyou! I followed the fenceline down to the A487. Great views of the Magnificence of the Cader Idris massif.It doesnt appear that many people take the direct route up. I can understand why!Dazingdale09/05/2014
As DG and MR. Good track.destaylor08/10/2012
There is another hillock 10m away which seemed as high at GR-SH 74561 10888.Just in case. With andrew brown.DARRENG26/08/2012
Ignored private signs at SH734102. Anything to avoid another gloomy walk through a plantation or any pine thrashing, rather than enjoy the evening sunshine. Track takes you steeply half way there.Martin R31/08/2011
Date estimatedJames Hickman08/06/2010
from Mynydd Fron-fraith, descended to next bwlch the climbed to Ceiswyn.steve hudson21/10/2009
With SH. Made a circuit of Mynnydd Fron-fraith, Ceiswyn, Mynydd Cwmeiddewwombourne21/10/2009
From the Minffordd car park. Took A 487, then north-west steeply up to join the west ridge to the summit. Walk continued to Mynydd fron-fraith. Solo.marktrengove28/03/2004
By forest edge straight up for 1150', through sheep enclosure, a ziz zag access rad over stream and up on moss and grass to several false toplets and to top. 15.45.arranc30/05/1999
summit a fine place despite conifers; good Cadair views. bwlch llyn bach layby on A487 RHW10/05/1998
Circular from SH 770 098. 200?summitsupblank
andrew brown26/08/2012
Andy West12/07/2012
Rob Pen y Garn21/05/2012
Colin Crawford07/09/2011
Alan Whatley11/08/2010
carole engel11/07/2009
Steve Q04/04/2009