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Name:Banc y Dolau
Hill number:7605
Height:493m / 1617ft
Parent (Ma):2182  Pegwn Mawr
RHB Section:31B: Welshpool to Hay-on-Wye
County/UA:Powys
Catchment:Wye
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SO 05549 76576
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:36m
Col:457m  SO044768  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 136 147
(1:25k) 214E
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Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass.  Please quote the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 22 users)ByDate of Ascent
Easy thrash through mature pines from track near road end/ junction parking possible at road end .dry, grey, windy.Denise 06/04/2024
Short walk from road end to S. Mature Sitka spruce forest. Mossy ride crosses summit. Weirdly green. High point unmarked amongst mossy root stumps and brashRichardM06/04/2024
As vegibagger. Easy tick despite the mud.Campbell Singer23/11/2023
Bike along road and walk in along extraction lanes. Summit on motorbike trackfasgadh01/06/2023
Up ride from South then unmapped ride west to highest ground.vegibagger04/06/2022
As GordonAdshead.summitsup12/09/2020
Much esier than expected, From wide area at end of tarred road. NNW up quad bike track to find ride running W from highest point up to top in the trees.GordonAdshead16/09/2019
Parked on minor no through road to south, continued along that road then sharp left along a muddy track and left again to high point which seems to be on this track.clivevilla14/05/2017
9 Mile walk around, Banc y Dolau, Moel Dod, Castle Hill, Foel and Brondre-fawr Hill. Start and Finish SO057764. Direct line from track junction to the SE.Rob Pen y Garn12/05/2016
7/11 Seventh of wet and windy day (Llysin Hill/Graig Hill/Fron Wen/Camlo Hill/Little Park/Waun Gaseg/Banc y Doleau/Brondre Fawr Hill/Castle Bank/Moel Dod/Castleinboth) Push along vague forest ride to top off muddy path parallel to main pathFergalh20/02/2016
Through the pine trees with Cabe - rubbish.simon and co24/08/2014
Not sure worth the pine thrash.Martin R07/02/2014
SO0554876581Anton06/04/2010
fairly dense young spruce, limited view. park to SE, walk W to road summit & walk with grain of spruce to summit RHW22/02/2004
Rob5028/01/2024
Matt07/08/2022
Dusty16/07/2022
TK24/02/2017
MM22/11/2015
stevent080921/03/2013
Steve Q16/02/2013
andrew.allum01/01/2000