Photo Gallery 59


5 Tachwedd / November 2017  9m       Porthyrhyd (Cilycwm) - Lan Ddu          Arweinydd / Leader Alan Richards              

Porthyrhyd (a light shower day supposedly!)

near Poley Farm

Ffarm Poley

towards Bedw Gleision

Janet & Gary

croesi sticil

Illtyd & Wyn

ruins of Beili Gleision - former C18 home of brothers, John and Morgan Dafydd, both hymn writers.

gadael Bedw Gleision

drink stop

Helen's delicious cakes

ascending Bedw Gleision

dringo Bedw Gleision

sun makes an appearance

osgoi'r pylle

towards Porth y Rhyd

Ffarm Clyn Glas

passing the former Royal Oak

Frank, Illtyd, Kevin

Helen & Gary

towards Tan y Lifau

llwybr dymunol

into the woods

Tan y Lifau- where 7 year old David Williams tragically died in 1838 after choking on a plum

Glynis

below Pen Lifai

Janet, Merv, Jacqui

Frank

Adrian

ascending Pen Lifau (no public access but granted permission from landowner)

dringo Pen Lifau (dim mynediad cyhoeddus ond cafwyd caniatad oddi wrth y tirfeddianwr)

Cilycwm in the distance

Pen Lifau trig point (no public access but granted permission from landowner)

Illtyd

Janet & Jacqui

cinio

Pen Lifau (no public access but granted permission by landowner)

Dyffryn Tywi

descending

Adrian, Glynis, Frank, Illtyd

Hen heol i Gaeo

Merv, Frank, Adrian

Benlan Plantation

tamaid bach yn wlyb dan draed

Planhigfa Benlan

emerging out from forestry

regroup

Lan Ddu

back towards Porthyrhyd

nol i Borthyrhyd

 

12 Tachwedd / November 2017    8m      Ffordd Gwyr 3 / The Gower Way 3:  Crwys / Three Crosses - Penmaen                 Arweinydd / Leader Emyr Morris

minis bus dropping us off at Three Crosses

Y Crwys

Capel y Crwys

Tir y Mynydd

Illtyd

dodgy stile

cae mwdlyd iawn

joining the road near Whitewalls

towards Mynydd Bach y Cocs

Mynydd Bach y Cocs

the ruined Carmel Chapel, a branch belonging to Capel y Crwys

Adrian & Gill

which way now?

seibiant ger Gelligroes

towards Bryn Farm

Bryn Farm

Welsh Moor

Merv

Welsh Moor

path at Prysg

another check of the map at Prysg

towards Cilibion

tuag at Gilibion

Cilibion

Gowers Way Stone at Cilibion

path above an ancient now disused hollow way

fording unnamed stream

tuag at Barc le Breos

cinio

cinio yn yr heulwen

Illtyd

new muddy tracks in Parc le Breos Wood

llacs yn Lodge Cwm

regroup

passing stack of logs back to Penmaen

more logs

Christine, Helen, & Kevin

Emyr & Gary

Three Cliffs

debrief at Gower Inn, Parkmill

19 Tachwedd / November 2017   11m     Cilycwm- Mynydd Mallaen - Crugiau Ladis     Arweinydd    / Leader Frank Hinds

Cilycwm

towards Penstacan

bont yn rhychwantu Afon Gwenlais

Frank & Illtyd

onto the moor above Allt Neuadd Fawr

regroup

dringo

towards trig point

tuag at y piler triongli

at the trig

group photo

onwards

tuag at y faenhir

Mynydd Mallaen

towards the standing stone

fantastic wilderness

apparoaching standing stone

at the standing stone

Alison & Ann

onwards

towards Maen Bach standing stone

cinio at Maen Bach

Maen Bach

onwards!

one of pair of cairns known as Crugiau Ladis

hollowed out interior

un o garnau Crugiau Ladis

Illtyd

group photo

another group photo

Janet & Illtyd

Alison

seibiant

Mynydd Mallaen

Illtyd & Glynis

towards Pen Cerrigdiddos

supposedly a recumbent standing stone

Rhyd Ddu

Rhyd Ddu

tuag at Gwm Gwenlais

approaching Craig Llech-gwynt

Cwm Gwenlais

tuag at Fanc Main

towards Banc Main

Banc Main

Cwm Gwenlais

Cwm Gwenlais

Banc Main

Kevin

descending

bench

towards Cwm Merchon

first and only stile of the day!

ruins of Cwm Merchon

back towards Cilycwm just before dark