Carneddau (De / South) 2012


11 Mai / May 2012   14m   Pen yr Ole Wen - Carnedd Dafydd - Carnedd Llewelyn - Pen yr Helgi Du     Arweinydd / Leader Alan Richards

Tryfan in distance

along Telford's old road

Sion & Sian (Adam & Eve) - summit of Tryfan

towards Llyn Ogwen on Telford's old road

Tryfan

Tryfan

Penyrolewen

Tryfan

Y Garn & Llyn Ogwen

beginning the ascent (Tryfan in distance)

Tryfan

croesi Afon Lloer

Tryfan & Llyn Ogwen

Peter (Y Garn in distance)

Illtyd

long ascent

Alan

Brian

halfway up!

Gareth & Gary

towards Ffynnon Lloer

near Ffynnon Lloer Lake

bit of a scramble

Cwm Ogwen

scrambling

Llyn Ffynnon Oer

Helen near the summit of Penyrolwen

Tryfan from Penyrolewen

ar fin cyrraedd copa Pen yr Ole Wen

Neil & Glenda

Pen yr Ole Wen summit (3,209 ft)

Merv

Pen yr Ole Wen

Nant Ffrancon

towards Bwlch yr Ole Wen

Carnedd Fach massive cairn

Carnedd Fach

Afon Menai / Menai Stait

towards Carnedd Dafydd

tuag at Garnedd Dafydd

ascent to Carnedd Dafydd

Carnedd Dafydd ahead

towards summit

nearly there

massive cairn just before summit

agosau at Garnedd Dafydd

nearly there!

summit of Carnedd Dafydd

group photo on Carnedd Dafydd (3,425 ft)

Caroline & Merv

Cwm Idwal from Carnedd Dafydd

Alison and Ysgolion Duon cliffs

Ysgolion Duon

Ysgolion Duon

Merv

Cwm Llafar

cinio

lunch

Glenda & Neil

Bobby & Ann with Pen yr Ole Wen in distance

Tryfan from Cefn Ysgolion Du

Cefn Ysgolion Duon

Tryfan o Gefn Ysgolion Duon

Pen yr Ole Wen yn y pellter

towards Carnedd Llewelyn

Llech Ddu

Carnedd Llewelyn with remrants of snow

mist descends on Carnedd Llewelyn

Bwlch Cyfryw Drum

Illtyd & Gary at Bwlch Cyfryw Drum

Pen yr Helgi Du

Carnedd Llewelyn

Carnedd Llewelyn

looking back at Carnedd Dafydd

Carnedd Llewelyn

Ann with Carnedd Dafydd in distance

summit shelter at Carnedd Llewelyn

Christine, Glenda & Brian on Carnedd Llewelyn

group photo on Carnedd Llewelyn (3,491 ft)

descending Carnedd Llewelyn

descending Carnedd Llewelyn

cerdded lawr o Garnedd Llewelyn

Ffynnon Llugwy Lake

towards Pen yr Helgi Du

Caroline & Alison tuag at Ben yr Helgi Du

Bobby & Cwm Eigiau

Cwm Eigiau from Craig yr Ysfa

Bwlch Eryl Farchog & Pen yr Helgi Du

Alan

towards Bwlch Eryl Farchog

towards Bwlch Eryl Farchog with Pen yr Helgi Du in distance

Ffynnon Llugwy Reservoir

tricky descent to Fwlch Eryl Farchog

tricky descent

Pen yr Helgi Du

Pen yr Helgi Du

Pen yr Helgi Du

Pen yr Helgi Du

Ffynnon Llugwy o Ben yr Helgi Du

scrambling up Pen yr Helgi Du

Carnedd Llywelyn from Pen yr Helgi Du

Brian & Christine on Penyr Helgi Du (Carnedd Llewelyn in distance

Creigiau Gleision

Pen yr Helgi Du summit cairn ( 2,733 ft) (Pen Llithrig y Wrach in distance)

Perer & Alison on Pen yr Helgi Du

towards Pen Llithrig y Wrach

Pen Llithrig y Wrach from Bwlch y Tri Marchog

Pen yr Helgi Du from Pen Llithrig y Wrach

ascending Pen Llithrig y Wrach (Pen yr Helgi Du in distance)

Llyn Cowlyd (at 229 ft the deepest lake in Snowdonia)

Alan & Llyn Cowlyd

summit cairn of Pen Llithrig y Wrach ( 2,621 ft) (Pern Yr Helgi Du & Carnedd Llewelyn in distance)

Bobby & Ann apporaching summit

Alison

group photo on Pen Llithrig y Wrach

Pen Llithrig y Wrach & Llyn Cowlyd

back down to Bwlch y Tri Marchog

nol lawr at Fwlch y Tri Marchog

down Cwm Tal y Braich

reaching the leat

Illtyd

Foel Goch ahead

Peter

ysgwarnog / hare

along reservoir road back to start