Name:Tyn y Castell
Hill number:15197
Height:315m / 1033ft
Parent (Ma):2205  Pen y Garn
SMC/RHB Section:31C: South-West Wales
County/UA:Cardiganshire [Ceredigion]
Topographical area:WM02 Pumlumon-amlwg
Catchment:Rheidol
Class:Tump (300-399m)
(Tu,3)
Grid ref:SN 72695 77591
Summit feature:not recorded
Drop:38m
Col:277m  SN726776  
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 10 users)ByDate of Ascent
Very distinctive profile and satisfying hill; unfortunately today raining and almost dark. Summit cairn, in sheep pasture with rock outcrops and short grass; we slithered down, having avoided the quarry on ascent. Rheidol valley is spectacular.Denise 07/10/2020
Almost dark as we reach the steep sided summit with small cairn. Last of a 10 Tump, 19.5mile walk from Woodlands campsite. A great little hill to end the day on.RichardM07/10/2020
From wide gateway to small quarry at 72697 77593. Up drive past quarry down a pasture before steeply up to summit. The final climb to the summit is quite steep and this is a good hill.clivevilla07/03/2018
From s, parking in layby uphill from start. Gorgeous hill, intriguing summit topographyRHW28/08/2016
Absolute gem of a top, one of my best hills climbed in Wales this year.Alex C06/12/2015
Dusty27/05/2022
TREBORK27/07/2021
Adrian12/10/2019
Rob Pen y Garn27/12/2010
andrew.allum01/01/2000