Guide to Wales's hills & mountains

Moel y Gaer

Moel y Gaer - Denbighshire
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Moel y Gaer is the 5933rd highest peak in the British Isles and the 546th tallest in Wales


503.5 m (1652 ft)


37.7 m (124 ft)

Survey method

Obvious summit/Trimble GeoXH 6000


No feature: heather next to path on north side


  • Dewey

Nearest town

Llangollen, Denbighshire

OS map sheets

OS50: 116 (Denbigh & Colwyn Bay)
OS25: 255 (Llangollen & Berwyn)
OS25: 256 (Wrexham & Llangollen)