Add marker to map:              help
Marker Notes X

To add your own marker to the map, click on the appropriate symbol below the map, then click again at the location required on the map (using the crosshairs).

Logged-in registered users only...
When you add a marker, a pop-up box should then appear on the map - fill in the elevation (if known) and a brief description of your marker, then click [save].

To view previously saved markers which fall within the bounds of the map, click the show link (you may need to repeat this if you zoom or pan away from the current position on the map).

Loading...
Name:Carn Wen
Hill number:15237
Height:289m / 948ft
Parent (Ma):2208  Foel Cwmcerwyn
RHB Section:31C: South-West Wales
County/UA:Carmarthenshire [Sir Gaerfyrddin] (CoU)
Catchment:Cleddau, Catchment Boundaries, Taf
Class:Tump (200-299m)
(Tu,2)
Grid ref:SN 16729 28468
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:46m
Col:243m  SN170288  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 145 158
(1:25k) OL35E
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

Show Map
(Please be considerate with your usage of the OS map pages, as there are daily limits)

View on: Geograph  OS Maps  Streetmap  Magic  NLS  OSM

Full screen map
Switch to Bing Maps view
(Please be considerate with your usage of the Full Screen/Bing Maps pages, as there are monthly limits)

Resize map: portrait / landscape / reset

Map Help, This page uses the Ordnance Survey OpenSpace API
which does not include Explorer (1:25000 scale) mapping.

Show/hide GPS File for mountains/markers shown

Show/hide GPX File for mountains shown

Photos
No summit photo available
Hill summit
No portrait photo available
Hill portrait

To contribute a summit or portrait photo for a hill
please contact the hillsummits website

N.B. Some hill summits are on private property or on land where there is no public right of way.  Permission should be sought from the landowner where access to a hill summit is through private land.
Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 9 users)ByDate of Ascent
Thrashed up through heather, bramble and gorse from road, diverting briefly onto pasture. Descended partly on quarry road. Trig treated as HP though the nearby embankment of the quarry road is higher.Denise 21/09/2016
The convenient wedge of Access Land between the A458 and the summit is a trap! The field boundary to the S or quarry road are much better options. Access Land is deep bramble / gorse and bracken, perhaps in winter it may be OKRichardM21/09/2016
On circular from Foel Dyrch you can see the route to take I.E. the old quarry road to SW of working quarry entrance through thick trash past what may be an old explosives lock up to TP near new quarry roadunderhill06/08/2015
Triggingnordicstar06/04/2015
Parked in roadside layby on A478 near OS 258m spot height. Awkward bramble bank to negotiate initially and it didn't get much better until scrambling over spoil onto a quarry 'road' at SN 16587 28583. Easy walk to hill top from there. Trig point at summit is 10m outside quarry boundary. There is now a nearby spoil heap several metres higher than hill summit.jonglew31/08/2014
RHW02/10/2006
Adrian19/03/2016
Dusty03/07/2010
Tony J19/07/2009