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Name:Pen Llithrig y Wrach
Hill number:1989
Height:798.6m / 2620ft
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:The Carneddau
County/UA:Conwy (CoU)
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall,
Buxton & Lewis, Bridge, Clem
Grid ref:SH 71625 62293
Summit feature:cairn
Col:618.3m  SH 7095 6263  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17E
Survey:obvious summit/Trimble GeoXH 6000
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 529 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From Llyn Ogwen, then up the reservoir road to the summit of Pen y Helgi Du and Clogwyn Llech Lefnderrymark30/11/2019
Very hot day, no wind, boggy approach from A5. Continued over Helgidu, no one else on the hills.Marksalop19/09/2019
Pen Llithrig y Wrach and Pen yr Helgi Du from A5.lenman01/09/2019
Round of Carnedd Llewelyn, Pen yr Helgi Du, Pen Lithrig Wrach and Craigiau Gleision from Gwern Goch Isaf. Ascent of W ridge is easy short grass. Descent of S ridge to bridge at 415m encounters heath and bracken lower down but there are animal trails.Topographer5724/08/2019
David Meeson02/06/2019
started at Joe browns and walked up road before taking path over boggy ground to the base of Pen llithrig y Wrach. a steep grind but good views on top. a steep descent off and back up over Pen Helgi du. straight off the spur down to the A5 and back along the coach roadAristotle Chip20/01/2019
David Meeson05/01/2019
From the campsite at Gwern Gof Isaf on a round of Pen yr Helgi Du, Clogwyn Llech Lefn and Pen Llithrig y Wrach. 8.2 miles in 4 hours.Alan Caine29/09/2018
Craig Eigiau, Foel Grach, Carnedd Llewelyn, Yr Elen, Pen Yr Helgi Du, Pen Llithrig y Wrach circular route, starting at Llyn Eigiau car park.noxibis15/09/2018
From Creigiau Gleison - descent through heather (very uneven ground in places), would have been better using grass a little further S. Crossed a footbridge over inflow to Llyn Cowlyd then ascent of the shapely Pen, using various paths. Super views.ger17/07/2018
park behind joe browns on 3 day back pack of carneddauunderhill12/05/2018
From Capel Curig: Pen Llithrig y Wrach, Creigiau Gleision North Top,Creigiau Gleision, Craiglwyn, Craig Wen, Crimpiau. Really hard walk,on Good Friday: 12 miles over rough terrain and feint paths. Took 9+ hours.Lazylizzie30/03/2018
Climbed with Peter Thirkettlepsburgess14/11/2017
Visited Carnedd Llewelyn first - from Gwern Gof Isaf campsite (£2 parking charge) on A5 via the Welsh Water tarmac road up to Ffynnon Llugwy Reservoir. Then backtrack to Bwlch Ery Farchog to Pen Llithrig y Wrach. Down to footbridge at SH702609 and then follow reservoir leat back to Welsh Water tarmac road and campsite gate on A5.G4OBK (Phil)25/07/2017
Neil Midgley15/07/2017
Moel Eilio, Craig Ffynnon, Pen Llithrig y Wrachkeithouk21/05/2017
From Ogwen Valley. Pen Yr Ole Wen, Carnedd Dafydd, Carnedd Llewelyn, Pen Yr Heigli Du, Colgwyn Lech Llefn and Pen Llithrig Y Wrach. Glorious Day!!Alunrees3308/05/2017
Parked at Llyn Eigiau, climbed Ampitheatre Buttress, then up Pen yr Helgi Du, Pen Llihrig y Gwrach, Craig Ffynnon and back to car. Perfect sunshine made a brill day, with Mart.John Eley07/05/2017
799mThe Grouse05/05/2017