Saturday, 1 July 2000

Moel Cynghorion

Moel Cynghorion seen from the Llanberis Path
Height: 674m (2,211ft)
Prominence: 176m (577ft)
Region: Snowdon - Snowdonia
Classifications: Nuttall, Hewitt, Marilyn
Summit feature: Small cairn
Times climbed: 1
Related trip report:
Snowdon via Moel Eilio, Moel Cynghorion & The Snowdon Ranger Path - 03/06/2017
The summit looking towards Snowdon
Moel Cynghorion (Mo-el Kin-gh-orion - Bare Hill of the Councillors) forms part of the Moel Eilio Horseshoe.

The southern slopes are gentle, while the northern aspect is precipitous.

The summit has close views of Clogwyn Du'r Arddu and Yr Wyddfa. Views from the summit can extend as far as Holyhead in Anglesey to nearby towns and villages in Gwynedd such as Caernarfon, Llanrug and Llanberis.

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