|Garnedd Ugain over Bwlch Coch|
Height: 1065m (3494ft)
Prominence: 72m (236ft)
Region: Snowdonia - Snowdon
Classifications: Nuttall, Hewitt, Welsh 3000
Summit feature: Trig pillar
Times climbed: 1
Related trip report:The Snowdon Horseshoe - 24/05/2016
|A tired looking trig pillar marks the summit|
Both Garnedd Ugain and Crib-y-Ddysgl appear on the Ordnance Survey's maps of the area. The name Crib-y-Ddysgl refers to the east ridge whilst the summit is Garnedd or Carnedd Ugain.
Crib-y-Ddysgl (meaning "ridge of the dish" in Welsh) is the name used for the peak's listing as a Hewitt. Carnedd Ugain in Welsh means "Cairn of the Twenty" and was named after the Roman legion based in Caernarfon.
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