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Name:Pared y Cefn-hir
Hill number:5622
Height:383.1m / 1257ft
Parent (Ma):2137  Cadair Idris - Penygadair
Section:30F: Dolgellau to Machynlleth
Area:Cadair Idris
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Class:Hump, Tump (300-399m), Submarilyn
Grid ref:SH 66199 14885
Summit feature:pointed rock
Col:233.6m  SH 65822 14423  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 124
(1:25k) OL23W
Observations:ground 40m NNE at SH 66219 14919 is 6cm lower; Bryn Brith (hill 2156) is 9cm lower
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica 530/Leica GS15
Surveys of Bryn Brith and Pared y Cefn-hir (Final).doc
Comments:Twinning with hill 2156 (Bryn Brith, SH664153) removed. Alternative col at SH 66361 14418
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 69 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
2/4 (Foel Cae'rberllan/Pared y Cefn Hir/Bryn Brith/Craig y Castell)Fergalh17/09/2017
Climbed again with Jody from the car park, walked the full length of the ridge this time, nice little walkthe_adam05/08/2016
With Bev, nice little scramble from car park.simon and co10/06/2016
Climbed with Jody, Cregennan lakes are her favourite place so the top seemed like a good spot to get engaged :D We had always thought this one was called Bryn Brith, seems that's a hill for another day!the_adam27/10/2015
Nice peak to climb with great views.kevandroo03/09/2015
Kings to Morfa Mawddach. Must have done this last time when I climbed Bryn Brith but never logged it.Smudge22/03/2015
Short steep hikeRuth25/10/2014
From NT car park - a smashing hill!Chris Peart23/10/2014
From NT car park, up & down obvious path taking in short scamble, great views of Cadair range & Barmouth, V warm & sunny, tempted to join the dog for a dip in the lake afterwards.apricorum29/04/2014
From NT car park up and down well signed path. Good looking hill.rhalstead20/03/2014
Followed road from cregennan lakes car park, joined trail at gate and followed to the summit. Returned via same route.Kirijay05/03/2014
Just a couple of quick ones from the NT car park. Great Viewsheavyhorses24/08/2013
Morning climb on 3 mile Llynnau Gregennen circular walk.meltdiceburg11/08/2013
Began at Barmouth and went up Pen y Garn for the trig first. On the way down from Bryn Brith I found a barely used compass mislaid in a random bog.Alex C21/05/2013
CUHWC Dolgellau (Torrent Bunk Barn) Trip. Linear walk from Tynyceunant - Pony Track - Craig-las - Craig-y-llyn - Braich Ddu - Fford Ddu - Llynnau Cregennen - Pared y Cefn-hir - Hafod dywyll - Craig y Castell - Gellilwyd - Dolgellau - Bunkhouse. Some HuMP this is! Highly recommended.AGWilliamson03/03/2013
From south, oh dear, vertigo got me at the V shaped 60 degree gulley. Best go along East to 670 152 then go west up slope.dicky24/02/2013
Nice easy scramble - with Kris L. after Tyrau Mawr and Craig y LlynJohnIvor10/07/2011
From car park. Easy to get the wrong ridge.destaylor17/03/2011
Smaashing rocky ridge with a good path. Stunning aspect from Llynnau Cregennau car park. Four gates on road from Arthog; two each side of car park.chriswatson06/11/2010
climbed up from car park in mist - not as steep as it looks from the road - but stll steep - why is it twinned with Bryn Brith - 2 seperate hillsPhil M07/08/2010
From the NT car park.mad max13/06/2010
From car park by Llynnau Cregennen.Wheelsy04/08/2009
fine imposing hill, fine summit, lovely view. from car pk to SW RHW19/09/2004
From N T car park. Footpaths now open provided you didn't see any sheep! On WDP up prow of hill to top, with 2 rocky gully scrambles. to B Barranc13/07/2001
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
From Kings YH to Barmouth. 2007? Included this while bagging Bryn Brith - thank goodness!summitsup01/01/1950
carole engel11/06/2017
Mick Moore11/10/2016
Colin Crawford13/09/2016
Tony S29/04/2016
Campbell Singer26/04/2015
Colin Crawford23/10/2014
andrew brown27/08/2012