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Name:Moel Llanfair
Hill number:14395
Height:447m / 1467ft
Parent (Ma):2046  Moel Gyw
RHB Section:30C: Llandudno to Wrexham
County/UA:Denbighshire [Sir Ddinbych] (CoU)
Hill area:Clwydian Hills
Catchment:Clwyd, Catchment Boundaries, Dee (Flint)
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SJ 16927 56561
Summit feature:grassy mound 4m ESE of small cairn
Drop:55m
Col:392m  SJ170570  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 116
(1:25k) 256 265
Observations:South top is 5m lower
Survey:Leica NA730
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 52 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Very pleasant walk up track from good parking at pt 354. While having lunch when we got back to the car a nice young lady walked by doing the whole ridge from S to N who said she used hill-bagging, but did not have time to enter all her bagsGordonAdshead09/06/2019
From road end west of Llanarmon -path straight up then back via Offa's Dyke PathMark Sims02/04/2019
Easy parking on wide grass verge, just beyond end of road at 168558 - Along Offa's Dyke Path for about 400m to point where bracken & gorse ends - NNE across sheep pasture to gate at 167562 & then ATV track to gate N. of fence junction at 168563 - Over gate & then faint ATV track to summit mound & cairn. (S)gerrybowes29/12/2018
6.3 mile walk from road south of Moel Y Gelli, followed Offas Dyke onto hill, then trails onto Moel Y Plas summit, continued along Offas Dyke path around Moel Llanfair then onto Moel Gyw, then headed back south over Moel Llanfair (had to climb barbed wire fence on descent), back over Moel Y Plas along road, onto footpath then across field to Moel Y Waun summit, descended back to car same way. This was the second walk today, earlier re-bagged Moel Famau and bagged Foel Fenlli and Moel Eithinen, changeable weather; cloud to showers to sun, not many people around, great views to Snowdonia, Liverpool and even the Pennines.DanTrig25/08/2018
From pass to S as RHW. Directly up steep slope to more gentle pastures, passing subsidiary bump.Aye Jimmy07/01/2018
Company Solo. Strolled over on return to car. Good views.iandesbottes01/01/2018
Steep climb from the offas dyke path, sheep roaming freely on the top of the hill, good views across to snowdonia.Sihuws10/08/2017
A494 hotel car park, Foel Fenlli, Moel Eithenen, Moel y Waun,Moel y Plas, Moel Llanfair, Moel Gyw. With Mart and Daisy. Strong winds and snow flurries.John Eley12/02/2017
Moel Y Waun, Moel Y Plas, Moel Lllanfair and Moel Eithinen there and back from south. Over the tops there with Offa's Dyke back. 10 miles.clivevilla14/09/2016
Morning walk before cat hunting. Pleasant wander from small parking spot across from Clwyd Gate restaurant.SS13/08/2016
Circular walk from Llanarmon yn Ial-Moel Gyw- Moel Llanfair-Moel y Plas on overcast and somewhat hazy day.Would be grand views from all three on a clear day.Am beginning to like this area more and more.With Bridget and Oscar.catman11/10/2015
With Catman and Oscar.rosiebridge11/10/2015
With Catman and Bridget.oscarrosie11/10/2015
Beautiful day. Circular walk from village of Llanarmon yn Ial taking in Moel Gyw, Moel Llanfair,and Moel y Plas. Lovely views and no one else on the hills. The community run Raven pub in the village afterwards is lovely for a pint.Lazylizzie23/05/2015
with Moel Gyw(qv)pwheeler06/05/2015
09/12 Walked up from car park on main road along Offa's dyke path before turning off for summit. track goes around Moel GywFergalh18/04/2015
From SJ171541 to SJ142573 via Moel y Plas, Moel Llanfair and Moel Gwy.summitsup15/05/2014
From Llandegla.mad max07/10/2013
Parked to S of Moel y Plas and walked N up Offas Dyke path.PeteF18/08/2013
Short detour off track to east towards end of a lovely walk starting Clwyd Gate including Bryn Alyn, Eryrys, Llanarmon-yn-lal, Moel y Plas. Sunny. Alone.Saggers10/08/2013
SJ 1692656561Anton20/02/2011
W Jenx running tops on warm sunny day. Good rest on this one!nordicstar17/05/2009
pasture, lovely view. from pass 168558, straight up slope RHW04/07/2004
With KWJohnIvor08/06/1997
Nick Canute22/02/2019
johnbarnard2507/02/2019
beckybags28/01/2019
A Peckish28/01/2019
Stormer13/01/2019
mae07/10/2018
Robert Kemp15/03/2018
Richard Gunn02/10/2017
Neil Midgley14/07/2017
TK08/07/2016
tomcr8804/04/2016
Dusty08/08/2015
MM10/06/2015
Rob5031/01/2015
Bruckner709/11/2014
Alex C13/10/2014
welsh walker03/08/2014
Salopianb02/06/2013
Moorponder10/03/2013
Galvgoon05/12/2012
carole engel03/04/2010
PGCE29/10/2008
Nige R22/08/2006
paulsross01/01/2000
andrew.allum01/01/2000
marktrengove08/07/1999