Trum y Ddysgl

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Trum y Ddysgl
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Trum y Ddysgl from Mynydd Drws-y-coed
Highest point
Elevation 709 m (2,326 ft)
Prominence 204 m (669 ft)
Listing Marilyn, Hewitt, Nuttall
Naming
Language of name Welsh
Geography
Location Gwynedd, Wales
Parent range Moel Hebog
Topo map OS Landranger 115, OS Outdoor Leisure 17
Climbing
Easiest route Walk
Listed summits of Trum y Ddysgl
NameGrid refHeightStatus
Mynydd Drws-y-Coed 695 m (2,280 ft) Hewitt, Nuttall
Mynydd Tal-y-Mignedd 653 m (2,142 ft) Hewitt, Nuttall

Trum y Ddysgl is a mountain in Snowdonia, north Wales and is the second highest summit on the celebrated Nantlle Ridge. It is also one half of the two Marilyns that make up the ridge, the other being Craig Cwm Silyn. [1]

The mountain has a dramatic morphology: with two aretes, dark glacial cwms and rocky character. There are views of Snowdonia, with Mynydd Mawr, Yr Wyddfa and Moel Hebog being close neighbours. The peak also has 3 other tops, which all in all form a rocky and relatively narrow part of the Nantlle ridge.

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References

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

Coordinates: 53°02′32″N4°10′19″W / 53.0421608°N 4.1720484°W / 53.0421608; -4.1720484