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Name:Mynydd Bedwellte
Hill number:5271
Height:486m / 1594ft
Parent (Ma):2260  Cefn yr Ystrad
RHB Section:32C: Neath to Chepstow
County/UA:Blaenau Gwent (UA)
Catchment:Taff, Catchment Boundaries, Usk
Watershed:Cardiff to Cape Wrath
Class:Hump, Tump (400-499m), Clem
(Hu,Tu,4,Cm)
Grid ref:SO 14517 06017
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:110m
Col:376m  SO120101  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 161
(1:25k) OL13S 166E
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 63 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
5 of 6. Ysgyryd Fach, Blorenge, Mynydd Llangynidr, Mynydd Gethin, Mynydd Bedwellte, Cefn Manmoel.PGCE26/10/2018
Simple walk up featureless rough pasture from road jct to Mount Pleasant. Good mountain views, the Brecon Beacons more so than on nearer Mynydd Llangynidr as Cribin could clearly be made out. Bits of rubbish dumped along minor road at foot of hillpwheeler19/04/2018
From minor road to west into mistMark Sims12/04/2018
From SO141056 - i.e. a grab raid.summitsup06/04/2018
Parked by the lake. Easy to follow track from across the road to summit.amarillo-oro-como15/11/2017
From A4048 at SO 150 072. After the signpost and arrows low down it became a fight through the undergrowth. The descent to the north, to the cholera burial ground was far better.Alan Moore16/06/2017
Blaenau Gwent completed, but just lost 4 recently.ngthack09/04/2017
Interesting ascent from Bedwellty Pits to the E. Deciduous woods then disused stone quarry with remains of winding drums at top of incline. Good views from summitRichardM28/02/2017
Ascended from Bedwelty pits ( disused) in rain. Summit is flattish with mud grass and reeds in sheep pasture with trig at moreorless the highpoint.Denise 27/02/2017
Parked on side of road to the west and disappeared into the mist.clivevilla19/06/2016
A quick bag- parked on side of road to west of top.Cas-gwent13/04/2016
From minor road to west, near sheep pen.PeterD16/08/2015
Parked to the NW opposite the quarry for a short walk to the summit with Chris Peart and Colin Crawford.Dugswell204/07/2015
With Doug and ChrisColin Crawford04/07/2015
Parked to SW and easy jaunt up rough but easy ground. Too quick and easy.dicky12/04/2015
5/7 Straight forward climb up from recently tarred road near RhmyneyFergalh23/11/2014
Parked by lake on minor road and followed tracks up and down.rhalstead10/01/2014
A short walk up from the road, parking available on the grass verge opposite a small disused quarry.jonglew06/01/2013
SO14517 06017Anton01/09/2012
Bedwet?Martin R30/07/2011
Parked at Mountain Lodgechrisbien09/05/2011
Walked the short distance up from the minor road to the west using the sheep tracks through the heather.Father Ted04/05/2011
Hollybush to Rhymney - paths awkward to follow on lower slopes but fine romp over frozen ground along the ridge. Derelict winding structure forlornly adorns the ridge to SE of summit.Smudge08/01/2011
From minor road to west.arranc27/08/2010
Up from Cefn Golau pond, track chewed up by 4x4's, rubbish everywhere.WELSHDRAGON6001/08/2010
Can park on the minor road to the West. Pleasant.destaylor10/06/2010
Short walk from minor road.Dusty03/05/2009
walked on b4256 from tredegar after passing the ponds l followed one of the many tracks up to the trig point(passing one cairn)raining all the wayhodder06/12/2006
Walked here a few times on expeditions around the valley when we first moved to ArgoedPhylipSollis15/06/2004
pleasant summit & views. from rd to W, park e.g. 142057 RHW17/08/2002
BaggerGutt16/06/2018
Kiltie17/05/2018
GaryJones14/09/2017
ianwatson07/12/2016
asbown03/08/2016
MM20/03/2016
Adrian06/03/2016
Robert Kemp13/09/2015
Chris Peart04/07/2015
RobertP07/06/2015
Ramblingpaul10/03/2015
Campbell Singer01/02/2015
tomandivy04/09/2014
AndyS07/06/2014
mae13/03/2014
Alan Whatley28/12/2013
chalky195305/10/2013
carole engel29/10/2012
Steve Q09/09/2012
GordonAdshead22/08/2012