Moelwyn Mawr 2010


9 Mai / May 2010

Croesor Car Park

Cnicht & slate fence

Cwm Croesor

Cwm Croesor

Cwm Croesor

alon g former tramline

towards Canolfan Blaencwm

Canolfan Blaencwm

up the incline

former drumhead en route to Rhosydd Quasrry

continueing along tramline

lan yr inclein

rest on path leading to Bwlch Rhosydd

llwybr i Fwlch Rhosydd

view of Cwm Croesor

over ladder stile

Rhosydd Quarry

Cwar (Chwarel) Rhosydd

Y Baracs

Rhosydd Barracks

former quarrymen cottages

discarded slate

former slant

up through the slate tips

drwy'r llechi

ascending another incline

former drumhead and Moelwyn Mawr

towards next complex

old sheds and Moelwyn Mawr

towards Moel yr Hydd (Hill of the Stag)

tuag at Foel yr Hydd (Sylwer ar Gnicht yn y pellter)

Blaenau Ffestiniog from Moel yr Hydd

Blaenau Ffestiniog

Llyn Cwmorthin & Yr Allt from Moel yr Hydd

Bobby & Moelwyn Bach

Kevin and Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon)

Gareth & Moelwyn Mawr

group photo on Moel yr Hydd (Moelwyn Mawr in distance)

Moelwyn Bach & Moelwyn Mawr

Moelwyn Mawr

now the big one!

lunch first

cinio

ascent of Moelwyn Mawr

dringo Moelwyn Mawr

Moel yr Hydd from slopes of Moelwyn Mawr

a break

Moel yr Hydd & Blaenau Ffestiniog

Llyn Stwlan

Llyn Stwlan Hydro Electric Dam

making good progress

Geraint, Moel yr Hydd & Blaenau Ffestiniog

edrych nol ar Foel yr Hydd a Blaenau Ffestiniog

should have gone to the coast!

nearly there

view of Snowdon (Yr Wyddfa)

Moelwyn Bach from Moelwyn Mawr

rest on Moelwyn summit

seibiant ar y gopa

group photo on Moelwyn Mawr (3rd time lucky!!!)

Porthmadog ahead

Moelwyn Mawr trig point

commencing the descent

descending Moelwyn Mawr

blessed with the weather

Cnicht ahead

Cnicht & Cwm Croesor

back towards Croesor

lower slopes of Moelwyn Mawr

Cwm Croesor & Moel Hebog

drum head of former quarry

tramline & Moelwyn Bach

Helen

view of Moelwyn Mawr

 

other photos of our trip

Eglwys Beddgelert Church

Elephant Rock, Llyn Gwynant

Bryngwynant YHA

evening meal at hostel

the annex at YHA

inside annex