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Name:Bache Hill
Hill number:2181
Height:610m / 2001ft
Parent (Ma):2178  Great Rhos
RHB Section:31B: Welshpool to Hay-on-Wye
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Central Wales - Radnor Forest
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Catchment:Wye
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
(Tu,Sim,Hew,N,BL,Bg)
Grid ref:SO 21390 63649
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:41m
Col:569m  SO204637  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 137 148
(1:25k) 201N
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 363 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
First of three tops following the nine mile Nuttall route from street parking in New Radnor, continuing onto Black Mixen and Great Rhos.WAYNE ROWLETT26/01/2020
geoffreycurnock26/01/2020
Heading back to New Radnor after Black Mixen. HP is a Barrow of unknown date. Trig point on the barrow. Superb viewpoint.DanMaisieBex29/10/2019
Jrobholland09/09/2019
Circuit of Radnor Trigs (clockwise) + WhimbleJim T12/08/2019
danpquinn08/08/2019
TD & CThis Dog02/08/2019
Parked at New Radnor and walked 17.5km taking in Bache Hill, Black Mixen and Great Rhos. Sunny day with some cloud. With eldest son.clyoung21/06/2019
boxblade25/05/2019
nigelcmason15/05/2019
Towards the end of the sunny Easter Saturday walk from Llandegley over Great Rhos and Black Mixen. Bache Hill boasts probably the best of the many Bronze Age round barrows in these mountains. A hazy day for the views, but didn't see a soul up here. Dropped down to New Radnor for the bus back to Hereford.thesweetcheat20/04/2019
Parked in New Radnor, followed route clockwise around Danger Zone to take in Great Rhos, Black Mixen and Bache Hill. Blustery and clear.andrew.morel15/04/2019
jamiejones2015/04/2019
First Welsh Nuttall on 9m Circular Walk from New Radnor - Bache Hill, Black Mixen & Great RhosJephcote8313/04/2019
round of Radnor hills from New Radnor. would it scrape 2000feet if it wasnt for the unnatural looking hump the trig sits on?richardrosser05/03/2019
Ben Rinnes02/10/2018
martin-r01/09/2018
martin-r01/08/2018
Frogreen21/05/2018
Part of a Bache Hill, Black Mixen, and Great Rhos circular.RyParks25/03/2018
vconnelly13/10/2017
From New Radnor Village SO 21280 60809, via Whimble,then onto Black Mixen and Great Rhos, as Nuttalls 11.4Westdenewalker10/10/2017
softsquare20/09/2017
Parked up in the village and walked up Whimble first, then Bach Hill, Black Mixen and Great Rhos. Down into Harley Dingle then footpaths back to the village. Mainly following the Nuttall walk.Neolith28/08/2017
patrick22/08/2017
Knowle Hill - Whimble - Bache Hill - Great Creigiau - Black Mixen - Great Rhos. Basically the Nuttalls route with occasional diversions to take in the three bonus summits. Mainly cloudy and breezy but dry.Herbert Anchovy29/07/2017
With Shaky & Smithy from New Radnor. Parked in the village & took the steep minor road NW up to the forest at the top, following the track & then a very overgrown path to E of Whimble rejoining the track. Followed the fence N & then climbed over the gate to follow the fencelines to the tumulus on Bache Hill. Returned to path & then slanted NW along the edge of Black Mixen detouring to take in the summit. A fine walk round head of the valley to Great Rhos on dryish ground & then followed track at edge of danger area all the way down to Harley Dingle & round side of the hill back to New Radnor. A couple showers but great views & a great walk out.NotReallyABagger23/07/2017
arjh21/04/2017
A fine circuit with 5 trigs, on a perfect sunny day. Beginning to be converted to TuMPing by Alex and co, and regaining proficiency in climbing barbed wire fences. From New Radnor, over the superb Whimble, Bache Hill, direct to Black Mixen (noooo - follow the track), edge of forest and peaty tracks to Great Rhos, then seduced away from the indistinct correct line to the forestry by Nuttall baggers track, but correct line regained off piste. Through forest, then up to Nyth Grug, Mynd, Black Brook track to A44, direttissima towards Molecatchers Wood, Castle Hill, and The Smatcher.Gill26/03/2017
Alex C26/03/2017
10 mile round trip from New RadnorTaz3801/02/2017
with roger king and dave walsh this is a grate walk for anyone whos not done itDarren-44307/01/2017
with dave and rogermy-list07/01/2017
Kendall07/01/2017
MistyHammy01/11/2016
W:Ibenwloudon20/10/2016
jim.r05/10/2016
iainwalton03/10/2016
Eggletina17/09/2016
danduponty06/09/2016
Caspar06/09/2016
anti clockwise from waterbreak its neck 10 topsunderhill04/09/2016
twg2730/08/2016
Second ascent.PeteF29/08/2016
With Jenx from New Radnor. Clockwise circuit of all the tops on a decent weather day, followed a damp start.nordicstar11/07/2016
jenx11/07/2016
nicolajane08/07/2016
A Peckish18/06/2016
beckybags18/06/2016
From New Radnor on a reverse direction of Nuttall's 11.4 walk. Took in 6 hills, this being the fourth.jonglew16/06/2016