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Hill number:5602
Height:622m / 2041ft
Parent (Ma):2161  Pumlumon Fawr [Plynlimon]
RHB Section:31A: Aberystwyth to Welshpool
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Central Wales - Pumlumon
County/UA:Powys (CoU), Cardiganshire [Ceredigion] (CoU)
Catchment:Catchment Boundaries, Rheidol, Severn
Watershed:Severn Estuary, Cardiff to Cape Wrath, Cardigan Bay
Grid ref:SN 82638 90373 (est)
Col:619m  SN826903  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 135 136
(1:25k) 214W 215W
Comments:On Hermon list
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 41 users)ByDate of Ascent
from resevoir y garn, pumlumon fawr, pumlumon fach, pumlumon east top, pen cerrig tewion, pen pumlumon arwysli, carnfach bugeilyn, pumlumon cwmbiga, back to source of severn, bryn cras then descend via cairn 807897 down to hengwm south bank very wet even in dry spellunderhill21/09/2019
Bryn Cras > [Esgair Fuwch-Wen] > Carnfachbugeilyn > Pumlumon Cwmbiga from GR: SN 85738 86964ronaldo33310/02/2019
Bryn Cras > [Esgair Fuwch-Wen] > Carnfachbugeilyn > Pumlumon Cwmbiga from GR: SN 85738 86964Hippster10/02/2019
Filling in unclimbed peaks did a round of Fedw-Ddu, Esgair Greolen, Carnfachbugeilyn, Pumlumon Cwmbiga and Cwm Y Derw. Not a great choice as many of the upper parts are pathless 10 1/2 miles, just over 4 hours.clivevilla04/07/2018
9/9 Hot day (Crippau North Top/Crippau South Top/Peroidd Fynydd/Frwd Ergyr/Cerrig Gwynion/Banc Bugeilyn/Bryn Yrwyn/Pumlumon Cwmbiga/Carnfachbugeilyn)Fergalh08/04/2017
From a camp on the flank of Bry Cras via Source of Severn. Cairn by Fence.mick04/09/2014
Walking Group walk. Number seven of nine summits on this walk. Sunny intervals. Circular challenge walk designed to take in all summits in Pumlumon area: Y Garn (684m), Pumlumon Fawr (752m), Pumlumon Fach (664m), Pen Pumlumon Llygad-bychan (727m), Pen Cerrig Tewion (680m), Pen Pumlumon Arwystli (741m), Carnfachbugeilyn (622m), Pumlumon Cwmbiga (620m) and Cripiau Eisteddfa-fach (542m). Visited source of the Wye and the Severn as well. Distance = 30.01km. Average moving speed = 4.2km/h. Time moving = 7:11. Ascent = 1041m.paulnewby8127/07/2014
With Clare, came from Banc Bugeilyn over very rough tussocky ground. Sunny and cold.alwaysinshorts19/04/2014
I make the top at GR 8255590362 to the West of the stone shelter/cairn.Anton09/06/2012
I know this top as Blaen Hafren, but anyway came onto this one from Pumlumon Cwmbigagaryhoney02/01/2004
Most recent log on N-S crossing of rangeRhayader_wander10/02/2003
Martin R31/12/1999
K Cambrian Waycrazy05/06/1996
David Purchase21/08/1988
Iwanna Gethigh01/08/1987
Day 8 on Cambrian way from Devils Bridge joined by Martin.PeterD29/05/1982
Visited a couple of times - first in 1995(?)summitsup01/01/1952