Photo Gallery 26


28 Rhagfyr / December 2008   10m  Mynydd Cilfai / Kilvey Hill - Castell Morris Castle   Arweinydd / Leader Eric Hughes

Stadiwm Liberty Stadium

old Morfa bridge across the Tawe

St Paul's Church

Castell Morris Castle (early flats for workers)

Morris Castle (built circa 1770)

silhouette of Morris Castle

Parc Llywelyn

Parc Llywelyn - given in 1870s by J Dillwyn Llewelyn of Penllergaer Mansion

Parc Llywelyn

footbridge near Plasmarl

Llyn Fendrod Lake

Llyn Fendrod Lake

old railway bridge

Swansea Vale loco

carriages wrecked by mindless vandals!

old factory stacks

entrance to Kilvey Woods

rest on Kilvey Hill

Kilvey Hill mast ahead

olygfa o Fynydd Cilfai

Port Talbot from Kilvey Hill

Dociau Abertawe / Swansea Docks

Swansea from Kilvey Hill / Mynydd Cilfai

group photo on Kilvey Hill

descending Kilvey Hill / Mynydd Cilfai

 

4 Ionawr / January 2009  9m     Pontfaen - Cwm Gwaun       Arweinydd / Leader Geraint Owain Price         

Allt Pontfaen

Pentre Pontfaen

Dyffryn Arms (Tafarn Bessie)

towards Mynydd Melyn

Mynydd Melyn

Mynydd Melyn

old track to Bedd Morus

Bedd Morus (spot the relic!)

Bae Trefdraeth / Newport Bay

Gwachal Sythi

Foel Cwmcerwyn shrouded in mist

Penlan Uchaf

Cawl for lunch - thanks to our leader

refused admission to restaurant

waiting for the ladies (again!)

Cwmgwaun

tuag at Groesffordd Llannerch

i mewn i'r allt

Cwmgwaun Woods

Afon Gwaun

waiting for Terry!

Eglwys Sant Brynach, Pontfaen

6-9th century Christian stone

ymalcio yn Nhafarn Sinc, Rosebush

refershements at Tafarn Sinc,

11 Ionawr / January 2009    10m     Tumble - Cynheidre  - Ponthenri    Arweinydd / Leader Gareth Jones

Tumble

Tumble to Cynheidre

former mineral line to Cynheidre

Cynheidre i Bonthenri

first aid stop for Gareth

horse whisperer

disused coal tip

culvert on route to Tumble

our long suffering leader

Tumble- final climb and rush!

18 Ionawr / January 2009   9m  Glanyfferi / Fferyside - Llansaint     Arweinydd / Leader Huw Miles

Group photo & Tywi Estuary

view of Ferryside

Castell Llansteffan Castle

very wet underfoot!

Keith and Ferryside

Helen leading the way

Jackui & Glenda

watch your step!

Eglwys Llansaint Church

Pentre Llansaint

Keith unhappy with his sandwiches

Is this where Robert got stuck last time?

Iscoed Mansion

Iscoed Mansion

unusual shapped tree

back to Llansaint

bullshrushes at Fferryside

Aber Tywi, Glanyfferri

25 Ionawr / January 2009  10m   Llangennydd / Llangennith - Rhosilli     Arweinydd / Leader Bethina

Kings Head, Llangennith

Eglwys Llangennydd

Look at the walkers

your a cute one!

Girls (a)loud!

Helvetia wreck

towards Rhossili

Leader in front for a change

view of Burry Holmes

Ynys Weryn / Worms Head

towards Worms Head

Worms Head

Worms Head

Mewslade

Fall Bay

amser cinio

birthday boy!

slopes of Rhossili Down

Rhossili Down ahead

Llangennith in distance

1 Chwefror / February 2009 10m  Sgydiau Ystradfellte Waterfalls - Penderyn    Arweinydd / Leader Alan Williams

Dinas Car Park, Pontneddfechan

up the incline

old road to Penderyn

hen heol i Benderyn

towards Moel Penderyn

trig point on Moel Penderyn

I lawr at Benderyn

Penderyn

towards Sgwd yr Eira

Sgwd yr Eira

entering Sgwd yr Eira

put your waterproofs on!

got through safely

drink stop

Moel Penderyn

Penderyn

Terry exited with lunch

lunch stop

Eglwys Penderyn

porth yr Eglwys

Penderyn Reservoir

looking towards y Rhigos

Merv out for the count

makeshift repair of a style

back to the start

8 Chwefror / February  2009 8m      Storey Arms -Pen y Fan         Arweinydd / Leader   Ann Chalk

group photo Storey Arms

start of walk

stiff ascent

Beacons Reservoir

croesi'r nant

clouds gathering

getting closer

halfway to Penyfan

Corn Du ahead

seibiant

Brian having a breather

Corn Du

Corn Du - too cold for lunch!

Penyfan Summit

blizzard on Penyfan

memorial crosses on Penyfan

where's Mike gone!

i lawr y mynydd

descent to Storey Arms

slippery descent

lunch stop - more sheltered!

icicle feature

approaching the end

family fun on the slopes at Storey Arms

15 Chwefror / February 2009  6m     Trefin / Abercastell              Arweinydd / Leader Keith Hopkins

Ship Inn, Trefin

Melin Trefin Mill

"Nid yw'r felin heno'n malu"

coffee stop

Pembrokeshire Coastal Path

calm sea today

rugged rocks

stop and admire the view!

Pencaer yn y pellter

when's lunch ?

towards Abercastell

amser cinio

fine seascape

Glynis, Helen & Merv

Abercastell

Abercastell

Carreg Samson burial chamber

Carreg Samson

Carreg Samson & Pencaer

first sign of Spring

trwy gae o erfin

approaching small reservoir at Mynydd Hwnt

Pentre Trefin Village

debriefing at the Ship, Trefin

ymlacio yn Nhafarn y Ship, Trefin

22 Chwefror / February 2009 12m  Patrishow - Pen y Fal / Sugar Loaf -Crug mawr   Arweinydd /Leader Brian Lloyd

Patrishow

start of walk

fine view

Ysgyryd Fawr from Pen y Fal (Sugar Loaf)

Copa Pen y Fal / Sugar Loaf summit

Group photo from Pen y Fal

Sugar Loaf descent

Sugar Loaf

Sugar Loaf (Pen y Fal) from Crug Mawr

lunch

cinio

can we have a rest?

Pen y Fal (Sugar Loaf)

admiring the view

final climb to Crug Mawr

Ysgyryd Fawr from Crug Mawr

shelter from the wind

towards Patrishow Church

Patrishow Church

all in front of us!

Figure of Doom

cysegrlyfr

church interior

Patrishow rood screen

Oak chest

St Ishow's Well

well offerings

ancient preaching cross

ancient font

1 Mawrth /March 2009 7m   Cilgeti / Kilgetty              Arweinydd / Leader Denis Sheehan

Cilgeti / Kilgetty

along former railway track

Miners Way

Landsker path

elevenses

seibiant

past ruined building

wait for me!

spring sunshine

past Bramblewood

heibio'r golfen

along the road

Trewern

tuag at ffarm arall

lovely spring flowers

above the valley

lunch above valley

under railway bridge, Kilgetty

Eglwys Begeli

massive tower of Begelly Church