Guide to Wales's hills & mountains

Moel y Parc

Moel y Parc - Denbighshire

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Moel y Parc is the 8737th highest peak in the British Isles and the 1049th tallest in Wales

Elevation

397.7 m (1305 ft)

Prominence

90.9 m (298 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730 (summit), Trimble GeoXH 6000 (summit and col)

Features

Ground 2m S of trig point

Category

  • Tump (300-399m)
  • Subhump

Hill / mountain range

Clwydian Hills

Nearest town

Ruthin/Rhuthun, Denbighshire

Notes & comments

Cairn 160m NW at SJ 11793 70080 is 1.45m lower

Height also measured to Order 2 Flush Bracket (398.02m) on trig point agrees with surveyed height