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Name:Kilvey Hill
Hill number:2287
Height:193m / 633ft
Parent (Ma):2284  Mynydd Drumau
Section:32B: Carmarthen to Vale of Neath
County/UA:Swansea (UA)
Class:Hump, Tump (100-199m), Submarilyn
(Hu,Tu,1,sMa)
Grid ref:SS 67132 94026
Summit feature:OS bolt
Drop:140m
Col:53m  SS701974  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 159
(1:25k) 165
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 51 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
As per Chris Peart. Fantastic views over Swansea BayMark Sims05/12/2016
Approach from N along track to masts - parked on Brokesby Rd - the view S from the top came as a nice surprise.Chris Peart27/04/2016
Walk up to top following footpath. High point is ground opposite entrance to compound.Ramblingpaul25/12/2015
From the top of Headland Road - thanks Des. I walked round the masts with some difficulty but the point to the west opposite the entrance to the compound is the highest.Colin Crawford30/06/2015
9/9 Last of long day. parked north in housing estate called Bon Y Maen. Followed rough road to top which is just after the post office.Fergalh29/01/2015
Walked up from where I was staying near park and ride on good tracks. Returned more directly to city centreButeobuteo18/01/2015
With Trefor. Beautiful sunny day. Parked at junction of B5444 and A4217. Good views over Swansea Bay from shelter near summit.mike.hoult24/11/2014
petey18/04/2014
Approached from N, along access road for comms masts.jonglew10/11/2013
Parked in Dupre Road (had problems finding Headland Road on the satnav - it took me to Mumbles!).clivevilla03/04/2013
Tricky to find good start. End of Headland Road good. Good path all the way to the top.destaylor01/09/2011
Parked near Duprey Road & used FP to pass "Centre Bark" a doggie day care facility + horses then up to summit. Lovely morning with views to Devon. No trig just a likely bit of concrete.Dugswell201/07/2011
From Hanover Square. Trig long gone but was W of masts.chrisbien13/05/2011
Parked in Port Tennant and wound way up hill on the numberous tarcks on a very murkey day. Stone shelter neat top. Old trig base about 20 meters inland nearer mast compound entrance.Father Ted29/12/2010
From headland road along a footpath starting with a wall along side it to the riding school and followed another part to the summit.Wonderfull views over swansea bay their is also a nice wind shelter at the top.Summit close to masts had a good walk aroundhodder11/08/2009
Parked to the NE by the Recreation Ground.Dusty24/10/2007
Day trip to South Wales.marktrengove19/05/2007
Short walk before a meeting. Good views of the bay and city.Rhayader_wander18/03/2006
Parked by the park in St Thomas to the south of the hill. Took a path which skirted the southern side of the hill. Then took this track through a riding centre to forest tracks beyond which led to the top.garyhoney04/09/2004
rather ordinary hill, view of Swansea + docks. 674945 park at forest gate above Pentre chwyth, transmitter tk to summit RHW01/04/2000
Scramble on path above housing estate. Sturdy municipal 3 pronged wind break overlooking Swansea and docks. Higher point 100m NW.arranc21/02/1999
Mick Moore03/05/2017
Mykke19/03/2017
GaryJones27/01/2017
asbown06/04/2016
BaggerGutt30/03/2016
dicky24/05/2015
Blue monkey13/08/2014
stevedixon04/06/2014
gwynwilliams29/12/2013
chalky195304/10/2013
GordonAdshead22/08/2013
Campbell Singer29/05/2013
griefmiester05/11/2012
andrew brown27/08/2011
Martin R27/07/2011
AndyS13/06/2011
iaindbrown27/10/2010
Alan Whatley13/09/2010
Tony J30/05/2010
DARRENG07/07/2009
mae28/02/2009
Hetty28/12/2008
Adrian16/04/2006
dochart11111/12/2005
stevent080902/07/2005
ianwatson05/02/2005
ajwxyzt29/12/2004
chriswatson17/06/2000
andrew.allum01/01/2000