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Name:Cefn Gwyngul
Hill number:15603
Height:470m / 1542ft
Parent (Ma):2288  Craig y Llyn
RHB Section:32C: Neath to Chepstow
County/UA:Rhondda Cynon Taff (CoU)
Catchment:Taff
Class:Tump (400-499m), Clem
(Tu,4,Cm)
Grid ref:ST 01191 97418
Summit feature:ground by trig point
Drop:79m
Col:391m  SS992983  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 170
(1:25k) 166E
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 16 users)ByDate of Ascent
Circular walk from Llanwonno. Mainly good forest tracks/paths. Lots of felling/burning/new planting in area. Ddu Allt, Pen Craig Abercwmboi, Coed Cae Aberaman, Cefn Gwyngul & Tylorstown Tip.Arbie03/05/2019
Easy ascent on forestry road to trig point. Then on to Coed Cae AberamonPeterD22/04/2019
Walked up from the road to the SE. Not the most interesting way to approach this Tump I guess but it is an east if slightly monotonous walk. There is a little dog leg section at the end jut before the high point to break the monotony.Father Ted17/08/2018
From Coed Cae Aberaman for third 400m hill on a moderately tough 8 miler along some good and some muddy forest tracks, and some steep brash-covered wind breaks to connect tracks. Parking at 04349752, entrance to solar farm under construction. HP at trig pillar. Penultimate Rhondda hill.jonglew18/01/2017
Followed forestry road to Trig point.Ramblingpaul16/08/2016
From Stanleytown via Tylorstown Tip.Tony J13/11/2015
5/8 Walk along track that leads towards the telecommunications mast Just before the entrance to this there is a track that leads uphill on right follow this to top where trig pillar can be seen on other side of knocked down fenceFergalh14/02/2015
ST01192 97420Anton01/09/2012
i always knew this as carn-y-pigwn when on to visit the near by roman camphodder23/10/2007
unremarkable summit, TP in grassld just outside forest. tk from rd (locked gate) to SE RHW17/08/2002
MM22/03/2016
underhill19/07/2015
salen25/01/2015
Robert Kemp25/01/2015
Dusty30/05/2010
andrew.allum01/01/2000