Guide to Wales's hills & mountains

Carreg y Foel-gron

Carreg y Foel-gron - Gwynedd
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Carreg y Foel-gron is the 6017th highest peak in the British Isles and the 559th tallest in Wales

Elevation

501.0 m (1644 ft)

Prominence

29.0 m (95 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730

Features

Top of rib of rock

Category

  • Subdewey

Hill / mountain range

Moelwyns

Nearest town

Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd

OS map sheets

OS25: 018W (Harlech, Porthmadog & Bala/Y Bala)
OS50: 124 (Dolgellau & Porthmadog)

Notes & comments

Drop measured as <29.4m

True bwlch lies beneath infill. Insufficient drop for Dewey confirmed by survey