Moel y Faen

Moel y Faen - Denbighshire
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Moel y Faen is the 4790th highest peak in the British Isles and the 362nd tallest in Wales

Also known as

Llantysilio Mountain


547.1 m (1795 ft)


58.8 m (193 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730/Trimble GeoXH 6000


Mound by main path on S side


  • Dewey

Hill / mountain range

Clwydian Hills

Nearest town

Llangollen, Denbighshire

OS map sheets

OS50: 116 (Denbigh & Colwyn Bay)
OS25: 256 (Wrexham & Llangollen)

Notes & comments

Rise 20m E at SJ 18514 47536 is 10cm lower