Carnedd y Filiast

Carnedd y Filiast Summit
Carnedd y Filiast Summit

Walks By Keyword / Analysis: Carnedd y Filiast, Gwynedd, Snowdonia

A Few Facts About Carnedd y Filiast

Location -
Carnedd y Filiast is a mountain in Snowdonia forming part of the Glyderau. It forms the most northerly summit in the Glyderau.

Summit -
The summit is very rocky and has a number of cairns, as it has a vast expanse of layered slab of its crag features, giving rise to some exceptionally long, easy mountain routes, some giving over 1,000 feet of continuous climbing. Many routes are notable for their almost complete lack of protection and total isolation, and the summit affords good views of Anglesey, Snowdon, Carneddau, the Glyderau, Tryfan, Foel Goch, Y Garn and Elidir Fawr, along with Marchlyn Mawr reservoir. The Isle of Man and the Wicklow Mountains in Ireland can be seen on exceptionally clear days. It is the 25th highest peak in Snowdonia. Carnedd y Filiast stands at 821 metres (2,694 feet). Carnedd y Filiast means Cairn Of The Greyhound Bitch.
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Hill / Mountain Class(s)
Glyderau, Hewitt, Nuttall, Sim, Welsh Mountains, Welsh Nuttall

Hill / Mountain Details