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Name:Trawsfynydd
Hill number:7573
Height:493m / 1617ft
Parent (Ma):2137  Cadair Idris - Penygadair
RHB Section:30F: Dolgellau to Machynlleth
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Cadair Idris
County/UA:Gwynedd (CoU)
Catchment:Dysynni, Catchment Boundaries
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SH 64123 10965
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:38m
Col:455m  SH644111  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 124
(1:25k) OL23W
Observations:very flat summit area
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 33 users)ByDate of Ascent
Trawsfynydd, Esgair Berfa and Pen y Garn in a circuit from 657134. 7.8 miles 2h45m. A fair bit of off path but nothing difficult.clivevilla18/08/2018
Ascent from bottom of Dysini valley (campsite at LLanllwyda). Hot and sunny, but mist at top. No footpath to featureless summit.Great views on way up. Went on to Esgair Berfa nearby.ajd5804/08/2018
With Cabe. From Barmouth. Long walk.simon and co03/04/2018
4/6 (Craig-Ias (Tyrrau Mawr)/Craig-y-Llyn/Braich Ddu(Craig Cwm-Llwyd)/Trawsfynydd/Pen Y Garn/Esgair Berfa)Fergalh15/10/2017
Parked on grass verge at start of track at 657134 (Space for 2 cars) After ascent of Esgair Berfa, dropped back down to col & then made use of sheep trods which take you to within a couple of feet of the unmarked summit. Continued to Braich Ddu. (S)gerrybowes26/05/2017
Hafotty Fach-Penygarn-Trawsfynydd-Braich Ddu-Craig y Llyn-Hafotty Fachwillias25/05/2016
From Fairbourne up by quarry and on using forest roads to Braich Ddu then following fence lines (stiles on most) over Trawsfynydd to Esgair Berfa. Back down to land rover track (and inevitable land rovers) then over Pen y Garn and back down to quarry (one awkward wall).SS25/10/2015
From 3440 on way back to car. The banana shaped footpath to NW has been very churned up by tractor type vehicles and was very wet even though general conditions were dry.destaylor30/04/2015
From Esgair Berfa. The summit could be anywhere within 25m of Anton's grid reference due to it's flatness.JohnStoneham17/06/2014
Continuation of walk from Esgair Berfa. Descended NE and north to bwlch (interesting slate boundary marker with many old graffiti on by gate), and then up to the flat boggy summit - again a hill where you take your choice which lump of tussock grass is the summit!marktrengove15/06/2014
A circular walk from Hafotty-fach taking in Braich Ddu,Trawsfynydd,Esgair Berfa and Pen y Garn on a lovely warm sunny day.mad max27/09/2013
A pleasant walk from Llwyngwril Stn. to Fairbourne via pen y Garn and Trawsfynydd.summitsup05/07/2013
SH6406210945Anton11/08/2009
flat grassy summit, nice view. from (rough) road to W RHW19/09/2004
doneoutlawcatcherblank
thenomad11/04/2018
Roger C01/10/2016
AlanD11/09/2016
Rob5006/08/2016
TK28/12/2015
Alex C04/09/2015
Hetty12/08/2015
MM02/08/2015
KM02/08/2015
johnowen30/07/2015
RobertP15/06/2014
mae12/05/2014
Moorponder21/07/2013
DARRENG26/06/2013
stevent080901/12/2012
Martin R26/06/2011
andrew.allum01/01/2000
Ianto&Sue26/01/1997