Name:Cerrig Coediog
Hill number:3407
Height:591.8m / 1942ft
Parent (Ma):2087  Cadair Berwyn
RHB Section:30E: Bala to Welshpool
Nuttall/Wainwright area:The Berwyns
County/UA:Denbighshire [Sir Ddinbych], Wrexham
Catchment:Dee (Flint)
Class:Dodd (500-599m), Dewey
(Tu,5,Dew)
Grid ref:SJ 11312 38617
Summit feature:heathery mound near path on W side of fence
Drop:30.4m
Col:561.4m  SJ 11545 39153  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 125
(1:25k) 255
Observations:ground on northerly 590m ring contour is 2m lower
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica 530
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20 miles 3619ft walk, start at Cynwyd lay-by to Bryn-Llus, Pen Creigiau'r Barcut, Moel Fferna, Cerrig Coediog, Cefn Perfedd, Pen Bwlch LLandrillo, Cadair Bronwen and Y-Drum down and along forest track back to lay-by.stephenbuda04/05/2024
From large parking area just before bungalow outside Cynwyd: Bryn-llus; Pen Creigiau'r Barcut; Moel Fferna; Cerrig Coediog; Pen y lladron; Moel yr Henfaes. Sweltering day, for which we were ill prepared without sufficient water or suncream. Visited Liberty Hall but omitted the last 2 peaks we planned. Welcome meal at the Blue Lion at the end of the walk.Lazylizzie13/05/2023
Parked in the layby on the B4401 at Cynwyd. Through the village, over the river and took the path to 055403, along the minor road then the track all the way up to just before the memorial stone at 091367, then over then fence and up to the summit. Followed the footpath along the fence all the way to Moel Fferna bagging the Simm of Cefn Perfedd and the Dewey of Cerrig Coedig on the way. Back down Moel Ferna to pick up the North Berwyn Way back to Cynwyg.12.67 miles. Fine walk.JulieB02/10/2022
Tomís 60thBaggerGutt02/10/2022
From Cefn Perfedd [Pen y Lladron] on faint path through heather. KeithByTheC02/10/2022
from Cynywd over Moel Fferna and over summit on route to Pen bwlch y LlandrilloFlatfield02/05/2022
soloFabioski23/03/2022
Interesting stone fence posts, each drilled with 6 holes.Nick Canute06/03/2022
591.8mThe Grouse03/01/2022
B4401 near Hendwr - Moel yr Henfaes (Nuttall) - Cefn Perfedd - Cerrig Coediog - Moel Fferna - Cynwyd.Mark Jackson26/10/2021
Nuttall walk 7.1Dan Baddeley10/10/2021
2/5 on a Dewey walk from Cynwyd. A clockwise horseshoe around the valley of Afon Trystion visiting Bryn-llus, Pen Creigauír Barcut, Moel Fferna, Cerrig Coediog, Cefn Perfedd, Moel yr Henfaes [Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top], Y Drum and Moel yr Henfaes. 22.6km with 1000m ascent in 6h20m. (S)silveracorn_alan13/08/2021
Parked next to the shop in Cynwyd (no restrictions on sundays) and followed the Nuttall route East with a spur up to Liberty Hall to take in Bryn llus, from here I pressed on to Moel Fferna, along the ridge taking in Cerrig Coediog and Cefn Perfedd before arriving at the Nuttall top of Moel yr Henfaes, from here I followed the hills over Y Drum and the Dewey Moel yr Henfaes. If your lucky when striking out for the last top you'll walk over a grassy track heading North East which will take you back to Cynwyd forest albeit having to cross a grazing field at 07959 39525 to access the forest tracks that you follow left back to the car. Fourteen and half mile in Six and quarter hours.WAYNE ROWLETT09/05/2021
With Meal Ffearna. With B and R.jenx22/09/2020
The 8 summits around Cynwyd Forest anti-clockwise with Rufus. Parked at far end of reservoir and took forest track to open hillside, used a mixture of fences and rough tracks for navigation but plenty of the round is in deep heather. A good logical round for the northern Berwyn and took just over 4 hours at a fast pace - 16km 700m ascent.jacobrichmond01/09/2020
2/6 - long round from road at Nant y Dramwys Wood - cold. I/M rain. Weather deteriorated after darkwychwood15/11/2019
The outlier of the day. Having to retrace steps over rough boggy ground towards Cadair Bronwen.Campbell Singer23/10/2019
from moel fernna and on to cefn perneddunderhill15/06/2019
Good trod from Moel Fferna and on to Cefn Perfidd.Eddie21/08/2018
SoloAimless Rambler25/05/2018
From a wild camp on Bronwen en route to Moel Fferna. A very hot early morning walk through the bogs made for exhausting going but the sense of wilderness was invigorating.Jake99405/05/2018
From Moel Fferna on circuit. Mound by side of path W of fence. Continued to Cefn Perfedd, ground frozen which was good for boggy bits but awkward underfoot where it was churned up.Aye Jimmy24/02/2018
3/5 awful weather to p[ick off some tumps and my last 2 nuttalls in the area path boggy but not as bad as i thoughtmy-list21/10/2017
4/9(Y Foel/Vivoid Mountain/Moel Ferna/Cerrig Coediog/Crehigu'r Hyrddod/Pen Tan-y-Graig/Foel Wylfa/Cefn Hir-Fynydd/Mynydd-y-Briw)Fergalh21/07/2017
After Moel FfernaAlan Caine08/07/2017
10 hill circuit based around Cadiar Bronwen. Start and finish on a forestry track not far from Cynwyd. Fantastic, sunny Saturday with hardly anyone on the hills.BobHancock22/04/2017
Parked on forest road at 084,401. North Berwyn Way to Moel Fferna, then along horrendously boggy ridge to bag Cerrig Coediog, Cefn Perfedd and Moel yr Henfaes. Descent on very good track above Nant y Lladron. 8 miles, 1600ft ascent - just under 4 hours.Crib Goch15/04/2016
Large parking area just before bungalow at SJ07149 40545 - East along upper track to stile & gate at edge of forest at 084404 - NNE up path/ATV track & then path alongside old fence posts to Bryn-llus - Continued to Pen Creigiau'r Barcut - Cerrig Coediog - Y Drum - Moel yr Henfaes. (S)gerrybowes11/03/2016
Nuttall walk 7.1 shorterned: Moel Fferna - Cerrig Coediog - Pen y Lladron - Moel yr Henfaes Start/ Finish at SJ 08375 40058ronaldo33317/08/2015
Horseshoe of 4 Deweys from minor road to E of Cynwyd.RobertP02/08/2015
[approx date] From Cynwyd, up forest track, heading N to Moel Fferna then S along the ridge to Moel yr HenfraesJK17/07/2015
Continuing from Moel Fferna. Quality of track gets worse as the route goes on. Keep to the right of the fence (from North) as the route is considerably better.muzza228/06/2015
Up from Cynwyd, parked at track junction 084 401-track up to Liberty Hall & Bryn-llus, then track to Pen Creigiau'r Barcut, heather bashing to join North Berwyn Way to Bwlch Cynwyd & onto Moel Fferna, back tracked then onto Cerrig Coediog & Pen y Lladron Good path to Cynwyd forrest & car. warm & dry. Stick to tracks-avoid Heather.apricorum05/09/2014
From single track road leading east from Cynwyd. Parking possible at junction with forest track. Pleasant horseshoe with minimal climbing. Bryn Llus, Pen Creigiau'r Barcut, Cerrig Coediog, Pen y Lladron, Moel yr Henfaes (Nuttall) Y Drm, moel yr Henfaes (Dewey). Good paths and tracks most of the way.ijpowell31/07/2014
My third summit of the Day, having climbed Pen y Vivod and Pen Tan-Y-Craig. From the Track that leads South into Ceiriog forest, I took a forest track heading West that I had identified on the OS map as snaking through the forest and then out onto the moorland all the way to the fenceline so that I had only to turn left (southwest)and followed the fenceline, with a few false summits till I got to the last high point of Cerrig Coediog, where after the land falls away (until Moel Henfaes East top) The Track made walking so much easier whereas the next top to Pen Creigiau'r Barcut was a slog through heather and bilberry. As mentioned earlier there are occasional drops using the fenceline so just be alert to them.Dazingdale04/05/2014
From Cynwyd, a round of Bryn-llus, Pen Creigiau'r Barcut, Moel Ffarna, Cerrig Coediog, Pen y Lladron, Moel yr Henfaes [Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top], Y Drum and Moel yr Henfaes. A nice horseshoe for this area.rhalstead07/04/2014
Cold and bright.jrj30/01/2014
walked enroute from Moel Fferna to Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top whilst walking route7.1 from Welsh Nuttals book.Lou09/08/2013
Horseshoe from Cynwyd with Ruth.davidpettit8404/05/2013
From 7552. Down to path/track. Followed to gate at 11582 39204 then new fence and bits and pieces of paths to top.destaylor11/01/2013
Ascent by Wayfarer track (watch out for motor vehicles!) from below Rhos y Maerdy, then by very very boggy path via Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top 621m. Descent into Cwm Lladron (little trace of dotted route shown on map) and then to Cynwyd by forest roads. Some lying snow, and hill-fog on tops.Man of Kernow104/11/2012
eyenose21/10/2012
Fifth top on round of Afon Trystion My third visit to this heathery top.chriswatson15/07/2012
me and midge on way dowm from moel fernatreborconde02/10/2011
a good excercise in route finding circular taking in the tops of moel fferna, bryn du and cerrig coediog. the route started and finished at the chapel near hen hafod farm.stig_nest02/10/2011
An easy stroll from Moel Fferna.JohnStoneham30/09/2011
Short walk from Moel Fferna which was the main target...take care following the fence line as there are a few drops !heavyhorses03/08/2011
Included in a shortened version of the Nuttall walk from spacious track junction in Cynwyd Forest at SJ 08432 40098. Returned using track starting at SJ 09822 37324David Gradwell03/07/2011
Up from Cynwyd. Nuttall's 7.1 to Moel yr Henfaes then back to Cynwyd via Moel yr Henfaes making it 3 Deweys for the day.clivevilla01/05/2011
Part of horrible windy, foggy, boggy, viewless walk between Pen Bwlch Llandrillo Top and Moel Fferna. So glad to reach forestry tracks on the way back down to Cynwyd.thesweetcheat20/02/2011