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Name:Bryn Brith
Hill number:2156
Height:382.9m / 1256ft
Parent (Ma):2137  Cadair Idris - Penygadair
Section:30F: Dolgellau to Machynlleth
Area:Cadair Idris
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Mawddach
Class:Tump (300-399m)
(Tu,3)
Grid ref:SH 66452 15357
Summit feature:small cairn
Drop:41m
Col:342m  SH665152  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 124
(1:25k) OL23W
Observations:small cairn 45m SW is 20cm lower; Pared y Cefn-hir (hill 5622) is 9cm higher
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica GS15
Surveys of Bryn Brith and Pared y Cefn-hir (Final).doc
Comments:Twinning with hill 5622 (Pared y Cefn-hir, SH663149) is removed
Change log:show changes for this hill entry
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 64 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Hill no.2 on RHW's Welsh tump completion walk.Gill18/02/2018
Hill #2 on RHW's completion walk - we even managed to uncover an OS bolt on the summit.DanMaisieBex18/02/2018
Direct ascent from SE over heather to small cairn. Bonus buried block with bolt under cairn on south top, similar height. Sunny and clear. Part of RHW final Welsh Tump completion walk, summit 2Denise 18/02/2018
Pared and Brith revisited prior to my last 2 Welsh Mainland tumps. Bonus OS bolt found under cairn on slightly lower W summitRHW18/02/2018
With the RHW Wtc party. Having just joined the TUK site, seeing the bolt was very exciting. Would never have found it on my own.ngthack18/02/2018
Out and back from Pared y Cefn-hir along the granny path through the heather.Eddie12/01/2018
3/4 (Foel Cae'rberllan/Pared y Cefn Hir/Bryn Brith/Craig y Castell)Fergalh17/09/2017
With Bev, tough slog through heather.simon and co10/06/2016
Kings to Morfa Mawddach. 2nd visit.Smudge22/03/2015
A NICE LITTLE ONE IF YOU LIKE HEATHER :-(heavyhorses24/08/2013
From south waste of time due to walls and fences. Go via Pared and head west.dicky24/02/2013
petey02/10/2011
From car park. Easy to get the wrong ridge. Summit no paths and lots of heather.destaylor17/03/2011
A rough and rocky area with Bryn Brith and Pared y Cefn hir vying for supremacy. The latter is a stunning hill from Llynnau Cregennan car park.chriswatson06/11/2010
From car park by Llynnau Cregennen.Wheelsy04/08/2009
from P y C. Along ridge on WDP to peak at east end.arranc13/07/2001
A beautiful 'Matterhorn shape' and lake. Ran uphill (KIMM training) working hard, nice circuit along ridge linking Pared y Cefn (unaware of its future bagging status at time) and onto the then sub-Marilyn of Bryn Birth. Back to car park below cliffs.Chris Pearson25/09/1999
Date unknown. 1st ascent 1970s, date not recorded. Nice summit, lovely view, outclassed by the Pared. from car pk to SW RHW01/01/1990
From Kings YH to Barmouth. 2007? Also included the bumps of Pared y Cefn hir - thank goodness!summitsup01/01/1950
andrew brown18/02/2018
Dusty18/02/2018
RichardM18/02/2018
TK23/07/2017
Mick Moore11/10/2016
KM11/10/2016
Joel02/10/2016
Colin Crawford13/09/2016
AlanD12/09/2016
Tricky29/08/2016
BaggerGutt30/05/2016
willias20/05/2016
Tony S29/04/2016
RobertP28/06/2015
iaindbrown29/08/2014
Moorponder20/07/2013
Alex C21/05/2013
stevent080901/12/2012
maknipe19/10/2012
andrew brown27/08/2012
Rowan19/04/2012
Laurel19/04/2012
AndyS02/12/2011
Martin R25/06/2011
climbingkershaw09/10/2010
Phil M07/08/2010
DARRENG30/05/2010
Kendall15/11/2009
Steve Q21/08/2009
GaryJones01/07/2009
PeteF08/02/2009