Moel Llyfnant

Moel Llyfnant
Moel Llyfnant

Moel Llyfnant from the Ffestiniog road
Elevation 751 m (2,464 ft)
Parent peak Arenig Fawr
Listing Marilyn, Hewitt, Nuttall
Location Gwynedd,  Wales
Range Snowdonia
Topo map OS Landranger 124
OS grid SH827370
Listed summits of Moel Llyfnant
Name Grid ref Height Status
Gallt y Daren 619 m (2,031 ft) Hewitt, Nuttall

Moel Llyfnant is a mountain in the southern portion of the Snowdonia National Park in Gwynedd, Wales. It is a peak in the Arenig mountain range. It lies to the west of Arenig Fawr. It has one notable top, the twin peaked Gallt y Daren, being at the end of its west ridge.

The summit area has rocky outcrops, on top of one lies the small cairn that marks the summit. The views of Arenig Fawr are excellent, while to the south Rhobell Fawr and Dduallt can be observed, and to the west Gallt y Daren and Foel Boeth.[1]


  1. ^ Nuttall, John & Anne (1999). The Mountains of England & Wales - Volume 1: Wales (2nd edition ed.). Milnthorpe, Cumbria: Cicerone. ISBN 1-85284-304-7.

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Coordinates: 52°54′03″N 3°46′23″W / 52.90083°N 3.77306°W / 52.90083; -3.77306

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