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Name:Drum
Hill number:1993
Height:770m / 2526ft
Parent (Ma):1965  Carnedd Llewelyn
Section:30B: Snowdonia
Area:The Carneddau
County/UA:Conwy (CoU), Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Conwy
Class:Simm, Hewitt, Nuttall, Buxton & Lewis, Bridge
(Tu,Sim,Hew,N,BL,Bg)
Grid ref:SH 70846 69590
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:45m
Col:725m  SH706690  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17E
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 479 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
From good carpark at SH721716 to Bwlch Y Ddeufaen and up N ridge to Carnedd y Ddelw, then Drum and Foel Fras. Returned same way as long drive home afterwards.milimana17/09/2017
Anti clockwise round from the cp near Llyn Eigiau, followed the fenceline down to finishbardolph02/09/2017
Solo. Up from ridge which includes Foel-garl and Pen Bryn-du. On to Pen y Castell.Aimless Rambler28/08/2017
from Eigiau cottage mountaineering club hut staying with York Alpine Club up over Carnedd Llewellyn then north, skirting east of Carnedd Uchaf and west of Foel Fras, to Llwtmor 849m and the NE to Drum 770m.vegibagger17/06/2017
From Bwlch Y Ddeufaen. Pen Y Cydgoed, Foel-Ganol, Yr Orsedd, Carnedd Y Ddelw, Drum, Pen Y Castell, Penygadair and Pen Y Gaer. Lovely day, warm and windy!!Alunrees3322/05/2017
Circular from Aber FallsDan Baddeley23/04/2017
Walked with the Walking for Pleasure group.SteveClay08/04/2017
3000 walk 17th peakunderhill06/08/2016
5 of 14. Pen y Cydgoed, Foel-ganol, Yr Orsedd, Carnedd y Ddelw, Drum, Foel-fras (repeat visit), Llwytmor, Carnedd Uchaf (repeat visit), Bera Mawr, Bera Bach, Drosgl, Gyrn Wigau, Gyrn and Moel Wnion. Start / finish at the carpack at the end of the Aber Falls road. With Jon Collingwood. Repeated 12/04/2017BobHancock24/07/2016
Welsh 3000s tripaucuparia16/06/2016
From Aber falls CP. Up road and on track all way to summit of Drum, then onto Foel-Fras, out to Llwytmor, back to Carnedd Uchaf & Foel Grach. Then over Yr Aryg to Drosgyl,Gyrn Wigau, Gyrn & Moel Winion before descent down past Aber Falls.mart079702/06/2016
Attempt on Welsh 3000s North/SouthJohn Eley29/05/2016
Parked by bridge at Aber falls.2 all day. Walked up road to top car park then straight up Foel Dduarth. Steep going on scree & through gorse but great view of whole valley and snow covered tops on gaining the ridge.Then stroll down to col and upto summit of Foel-ganol. On to Yr Orsedd,Carnedd y Ddelw.Drum, out & back to Pen y Castell,Foel-Fras,Carnedd Gwenllian,over Yr Aryg,Bera Mawr & Bera Bach then descending to Aber falls. Great views all daymart079716/04/2016
8/11 Eight of epic day in snow and ice at height (Pen Yr Ole Wen/Carnedd Dafydd/Carnedd Llewelyn/Yr Elen/Foel Grach/Garnedd Uchaf (Carnedd Gweenllian/Foel Fras/Drum/Carnedd Y Ddelw/Yr Orsed/Foel-Gandl)Fergalh27/02/2016
Foel-ganol, Yr Orsedd, Carnedd y Ddelw, Drum, Pen y Castellkeithouk17/01/2016
First of many on a circular walk of the Northern Carneddau from Aber.Neil Haslewood19/09/2015
With Mrs G on Nuttall's 1.3 walk. Damp day, but rain only intermittent.jonglew14/09/2015
Carneddau wild camp 22 milesTaz3829/07/2015
Carnedd y Ddelw, Drum, and Pen y Castell from Bwlch y Ddeufaen. Path less tramp back to car! DSFred Windsor11/07/2015
Nuttall walk 1.3: Tal y Fan - Foel Lwyd - Carnedd y Ddelw NW Top - Carnedd y Ddelw - Drum - Pen y Castell - Penygadairronaldo33327/06/2015
See Foel Grach logDewi Prysor23/06/2015
Dragon's Back day 1Jim T22/06/2015
Dragon's BackDinoF22/06/2015
From Aber Falls car park along North Wales Path then cut back on track to col under Foel-ganol. Over the two Deweys then on to Drum doing Nuttall on way by. From there up to Foel-fras then back by Llwytmor and forest track. Overcast all day but an excellent leg stretcher.SS14/06/2015
Nuttalls walk 1.3, with Lindsay, Steve and FrankCrib Goch24/04/2015
Nuttall walk 1.3 plus others with Martin, Frank ,Steve and BrianLou24/04/2015
Long walk from aber to carnedd llywelyn back to aber falls.Owain G05/04/2015
Day out from Aber falls - Carnedd Y Ddelw - Drum - Foel Fras - to Carnedd Gwenllian.Erika14/09/2014
2nd summit of the day, after Carnedd Y Ddelw on an epic traverse of the Carneddau from Llanfairfechan to Capel Curig. A guy was waiting in the Shelter for the DoE party to come through. Sunny with some wind and dark clouds moving in and up the mountainside. I used the North Wales path and then the track, branching off to bag Carnedd Y Ddelw and then back on track to access Drum.Dazingdale05/07/2014
Stormy morning, sunny afternoonRuth07/06/2014
Brilliant walk from LanfairfechenLVis7404/05/2014
770mThe Grouse08/04/2014
Parked at Bwlch Y Ddeufan. Foel Ganol, Yr Orsedd, Carnedd Y Ddelw, Drum, Pen Y Castell and Penygadair. Good weather, Excellent visibility and some great views.AlunRees3118/02/2014
From car park above Cae Coch, a round of Tal y Fan, Foel Lwyd, Carnedd y Ddelw, Drum and Pen y Castell. Drizzle all day.rhalstead06/11/2013
From Bont Newydd: Carnedd y DDelw, Drum, Foel Fras, Lwytmor.lenman29/09/2013
STARTED A 2 DAY EXPEDITION THROUGH THE CARNEDDAU AT THE CAR PARK AT THE END OF THE ABER FALLS ROAD AND FOLLOWED THE EASY TRACK UP OVER CARNEDD Y DDELW TO DRUM. LEFT PACK WITH JOYCE AND WENT OUT AND BACK TO PEN Y CASTELL ON GOOD PATH. CONTINUED ON TRACK TO FOEL FRAS AND DID THE SAME WITH LLWYTMOR. VERY STRONG WIND ON THE RIDGE. PUSHED ON TO CARNEDD GWENLLIAN AND PITCHED TENT IN LEE OF SOME ROCKS. QUICKLY OUT AND BACK TO FOEL GRACH BEFORE DARK.BURGESS31/08/2013
megga slog up this, 4th top in first of two daysskeletonjo21/07/2013
l y Fan, Foel Lwyd, Foel Ganol, Yr Orsedd, Pen Bryn-du, Carnedd y Ddelw, Drum, Pen y Castellijpowell06/06/2013
Easy walk in ideal walking conditions.denisB5203/06/2013
Bethesda to Tal-y-Bont. Carnedd Gwenllian, Foel Fras, Drum and Pen y Castell. Cloudy.tobywharne30/05/2013
Included Tal y Fan, Carnedd Ddelw and Pen y Castell. Fine sunny day.axe.stephen25/05/2013
Included in a circular from Aber Falls to Llwytmor, Foel Fras and Drum. Alone. The sun came out eventually.Saggers19/05/2013
N&MC walk from Rowenbickers25/04/2013
With Filip N. Snow. Wild Camp, extremely windy and cold. Almost no sleep.stevenf08/04/2013
First use of cramponsSleefi129/03/2013
First peak on an epic traverse of the carneddau from aber falls to ogwen valley. Fantastic views all aroundHillboBaggings18/02/2013
3rd of the day.bolton09/01/2013
2 day trip over whole Carneddau range - wild camp on summit of foel Grach. Cold - wet - snowy!!!steviet14/10/2012
On the way up to Foel FrasSteve Lloyd07/06/2012
With Phil and Duncanarrampicare07/01/2012