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Name:Banc Mynyddgorddu
Hill number:5203
Height:312m / 1024ft
Parent (Ma):2169  Disgwylfa Fawr
RHB Section:31A: Aberystwyth to Welshpool
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Central Wales - Pumlumon
County/UA:Cardiganshire [Ceredigion] (CoU)
Catchment:Clarach, Dovey, Catchment Boundaries
Class:Hump, Tump (300-399m), Clem
(Hu,Tu,3,Cm)
Grid ref:SN667866 (est)
Drop:115m
Col:197m  SN674859  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 135
(1:25k) 213
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 38 users)ByDate of Ascent
Small car park at entrance to wind farm at 65978 85725. East down track, across river and up to brow on access road before turning left, also on an access road. Summit looks like it is the trig but I walked along the slight ridge by the wind turbine as that is close to the same height.clivevilla18/07/2019
From the car park to SW, as per Mark Trengove. Visited the mound (partly man made) close to wind turbine, nearby natural rise and the trig point areaRobertP16/12/2017
7/7 on wet misty windy day (Glan Fedwen/Cistfaen/Esgair Ganol/Yr Allt/Llechwedd Tyn-y-Maes/Pen Dihwed/Banc Mynyddgorddu)Fergalh19/03/2017
From the car park at the beginning of the windfarm track at SN 65978 85725. Took the track up past the old mine all the way to the summit, then on to the trig point to be sure. Returned the same way. Solo.Man of Kernow111/02/2017
Originally called back at Elgar farm but no probs going up via the wind farm track.Alex C22/09/2015
As Des.Chris Peart24/10/2014
Tal-y-bont to Goginan.Smudge02/03/2013
Currently 820 HuMPs in E, W and IOM - this is number 800 for me! If you start at the barn there is a permissive path that avoids having to use the wind power station road. I would say that the non-trig summit is man made and the trig is at the natural sumMartin R28/08/2011
track all the way from road to the south.There is another little lump at SN 66776 86695 which seemed as high or higher.Did the trig just to make sureDARRENG13/06/2011
Parked by new barn to SW off B road. Track all the way.destaylor14/04/2011
Park in new small car park at entrance to wind farm. Bridal ways through a farm down over a stream. Blades making a noise in stiff wind. By a small barrow, trig 100yds further west. Borth. Aberdovey. Sea. 10.25.arranc11/09/2010
Date estimatedJames Hickman07/10/2009
Trig pointRhayader_wander01/10/2006
fine hill & view, despite wind farm. direct from car pk 660857 RHW08/12/2002
From the car park to SW, as per Mark Trengove. Visited the mound (partly man made) close to wind turbine, nearby natural rise and the trig point areaRobertPblank
Adrian14/10/2019
asbown11/09/2019
Robert Kemp04/05/2019
GaryJones09/04/2018
MM25/03/2017
KM25/03/2017
mae18/08/2015
Steve Q31/07/2015
Mark Sims01/04/2015
Campbell Singer20/11/2014
Alan Whatley20/11/2014
Colin Crawford24/10/2014
GordonAdshead26/05/2014
AndyS08/03/2014
chalky195326/08/2013
carole engel25/08/2013
Anton25/08/2013
andrew brown13/01/2013
stevent080929/09/2012
Dusty30/06/2012
Rob Pen y Garn08/05/2009
iaindbrown01/10/2002
andrew.allum01/01/2000