- Y Garn (Glyderau)
Name = Y Garn
Photo = Y Garn (Glyderau).jpg
Caption = Y Garn from
Tryfan. Llyn Bochlwyd and Llyn Idwal are in the foreground, and Elidir Fawrto the right.
Elevation = 947
metres (3107 feet)
Prominence = 236 m
Parent peak =
OS "Landranger" 115
First ascent =
Easiest route =
Grid_ref_UK = SH630595
Listing = Marilyn, Hewitt,
Welsh 3000s, Nuttall
Translation = the cairn
Language = Welsh
Pronunciation = ə garnGB summits entry
Height=831 m (2,726 ft)
Status=Hewitt, NuttallY Garn is a
mountainin Snowdonia, North Wales, part of the Glyderau.
It is one of the
Welsh 3000s— the 15 mountains in Walesover 3,000 ft in height.
The south-westerly side of the mountain slopes gently down to the
Nant Perisvalley. The other, north-easterly side is of a different character, consisting of two steeply sided cwms, Cwm Clyd and Cwm Cywion, and finally Llyn Idwaland Ogwen Cottage. Along the ridge to the north lies Elidir Fawr, while to the south-east is the top of the Devil's Kitchen and Glyder Fawr.
* [http://www.geograph.org.uk/search.php?i=2797439 www.geograph.co.uk : photos of Y Garn]
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