Name:Foel Goch
Hill number:2035
Height:604.5m / 1983ft
Parent (Ma):2000  Moel Eilio
RHB Section:30B: Snowdonia
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Snowdon
County/UA:Gwynedd
Catchment:Gwyrfai, Catchment Boundaries, Seiont
Class:Simm, Dewey, Subhump
(Tu,Sim,Dew,sHu)
Grid ref:SH 57103 56344
Summit feature:small cairn
Drop:92.1m
Col:512.4m  SH 5661 5635  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 115
(1:25k) OL17W
Survey:Leica RX1250
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leading a charity hike of 50 hikersemily13/05/2024
From Snowdon Ranger via Moel Cynghorion, en route to Moel EilioCumbriancyclist09/05/2024
13.4 miles 4479ft walk, start at Snowdon Ranger Path carpark, to Foel Goch, Foel Gron, Moel Eilio, Tryfan, Llechog and Moel Cynghorion.stephenbuda17/04/2024
From Llanberis. FoelGogc, Foel Gron and Moel Eilio. 13.4km with 720m ascent in 2hrs56m.alunrees198310/10/2023
From Rhyd Ddu. welshe26/08/2023
From Chamois Hut to Moel Eilio, Foel Grom, Foel Goch and Moel Cynghorion, returning on bridleway over Bwlch-y-groes.welshyboyo06/05/2023
from Llanberisemily28/01/2023
Moel Eilio loop from Llanberis. Foel Goch, Foel Gron and Moel Eilio.alunrees4022/11/2022
With Yeltzbagger in round of Moel Eilio and Moel Cynghorion.Stevie n Tay20/09/2022
Camping with Adam in Llanberisdavecnash26/08/2022
From Snowdon Ranger car park, up the main track, but taking the left fork to revisit Foel Goch to bag it as a Dewey, then along the ridge over Foel Gron to Moel Eliio. Then back tracked and over Moel Cynghorion, before re-joining the Snowdon Ranger path. A tough climb up this section in the heat of a very hot day to reach Crib y Ddysgl, then joining the long line of hikers heading for Yr Wyddfa, the Snowdon summit, but only a 10 minute queue to reach the trig. A long, nearly 9 hour, day in the heat to cover the 22km with 1700m of ascent.silverwolf_alan10/08/2022
Bagged as part of an all-dayer with Moel Eilio and Foel Gronsconnolly0106/08/2022
10.6 mile walk from end of little road leaving Llanberis (not many spaces to leave cars). Following good path into Maesgwm valley then a fairly steep pull onto Moel Cynghorion. We descended back to the col and climbed very steeply onto Foel Goch, then followed the lovely grassy ridge over Foel Gron and onto Moel Eilio (2nd time bagged) then a long descent to Bwlch Y Groes. Easy up onto Cefn-Du then back to col and descended along good tracks back to car. 968m ascent in high cloud/sunny/breezy conditions. Great views of the surrounding hills, a few people about.DanTrig13/06/2022
From Llanberis as part of the Moel Eilio loop. Foel Goch, Foel Gron and Moel Eilioalunrees3927/02/2022
From Snowdon Ranger YHA Very windy, cloud down to 800m. En route to Moel Eilio.DanMaisieBex04/12/2021
Circular from LlanberisPGT197523/10/2021
circular walk from LlanberisHavenchris13/08/2021
Started from Llanberis, ascended Moel Eilio, Foel Gron and Foel Goch in a circular route.Iam_JoshEdwards05/06/2021
Moel Eilio, Foel Gron, Foel Goch a Moel Cynghorion. O Llwybr Llechi Waunfawr. Gyda Rhiannon.sionbrit03/04/2021
Added on to the Moel Eilio Loop From Llanberis. Moel Cynghorion, Foel Goch, Foel Gron and Moel Eilio. Lovely weather to start, before high winds and low cloud came in.WelshMountainGoat3827/03/2021
Decharu yn Llanberis a gwneud y cylchdaith Cwm Dwythwch sydd yn cynwys Moel Eilio, Foel Gron, Foel Goch a Moel Cynghorion Started from the high street in Llanberis and did the Cwm Dwythwch circuit including Moel Eilio, Moel Gron, Moel Goch and Moel Cynghorion.rhiwgoch27/11/2020
Day 1 of ML Course. Started Llanberis and did circuit taking in Moel Eilio, Foel Gron and Foel Goch.lindslow12/10/2020
Eilio/Cynghorion route, diverting to featureless high point.NormanW07/09/2020
Part of the Moel Eilio round. Grassy humps, very enjoyable with lovely viewsDawnY2401/09/2020
Rainy windy Eilio circuit clockwise from Llanberis, PMC Xmas meetRHW21/12/2019
Llanberis falls through Cwm Dwythwch west side of Llyn Dwythwch, ridge between Cwm yr Hafod and Cesig. Moel Eilio, Foel Gron, Foel Goch, Moel Cynghorion. Snowdon Ranger Path to Snowdon, Crib-y-Ddysgl, along the north ridge above Cwn Glass to Llanberis Path. Along the ridge to Llechog. Down Llanberis Path ridge.ByronHaywood18/11/2019
from snowdon ranger Moel eilio, Foel gron, foel goch, moel Cynghirion good walk views all aroundunderhill10/11/2019
Climbed during 51km Snowdon Ultramarathonssstevesreeves28/09/2019
From Llanberis on the way to Moel Eilioderrymark25/09/2019
YHA Llanberis - Moel Eilio - Moel Cynghorion - return. Lovely ridge walk.twg2716/09/2019
Between Cynghorion and EilioTopographer5725/08/2019
see Moel Eilio routeJulieB13/08/2019
https://www.strava.com/activities/4195079292Sleepwa1ker13/07/2019
Added to Nuttalls walk superb daycolinfielding04/07/2019
windy, well trodden, mostly good surface with some loose suds/stone in placeschar4chocs16/06/2019
Fell race route from Llanberis.stever15/05/2019
Foel Goch, Foel Gron, Moel Eilio, and Moel Cynghorion from Cwellyn CP. 14km with 1060m ascent in 4 hours. (S)silveracorn_alan06/05/2019
beautiful eveningdeb.thompson05/05/2019
Nuttall 3.2Dan Baddeley05/05/2019
Craig Fach, Snowdon, Foel Goch, Foel Gron, Moel Eilio, Cefn-dukeithouk28/04/2019
Approach initially using Snowdon Ranger Track. Foel Goch, Foel Gron, Moel Eilio, then back-track & Moel Cynghorion. Grassy hills with well defined paths. Impressive cwm headwalls to NE on approach to Moel Eilio.ger29/03/2019
Moel Eilio, Foel Gron & Foel Goch circular walk from Llanberis.philroyle29/03/2019
WBMCsimonshrewsbury10/03/2019
Foel Goch, Foel Gron and Moel Eilio. Glorious winter sun, some incredible views!! From Llanberis.OscarBoscar09/01/2019
went to watch sunset up Moel Eilio, not great weather and no sunsetdeb.thompson01/12/2018
Parked at Llanberis. Circular walk to moel eilio, perfect summit, still to watch sunrise, south to foel gron, foel goch, then north followed the path back to Llanberis.noxibis01/11/2018
while doing the rollercoaster it was silly not to do the peak as you pass with 30 yards of itAristotle Chip27/09/2018
From Llanberis YHA via Moel Eilio & Foel Gron.Winterfloodian05/09/2018
Upon a circular route from Llanberiskasharic02/07/2018
Start ~ Snowdon Ranger car park. Via the path to Llamberis and directly up from the col. With Wombourne.steve hudson21/06/2018