Garnedd Ugain - Crib y Ddysgl

Garnedd Ugain, also known as Crib y Ddysgl, is a mountain in Wales that forms part of the Snowdon Horseshoe. It is the second highest peak in Wales and lies less than a mile north of Snowdon. Both Garnedd Ugain and Crib y Ddysgl appear on the Ordnance Survey's maps of the area, where the name Crib Y Ddysgl refers to the east ridge and the summit is Garnedd Ugain. Crib y Ddysgl (meaning "ridge of the dish" in Welsh) is the name used by Alan Dawson for the peak's listing as a Hewitt.

Garnedd Ugain - Crib y Ddysgl SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by madmax

8 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Apr 7, 2012. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are to Yr Wyddfa, from Llanberis and crib coch.

Others who’ve summited Garnedd Ugain - Crib y Ddysgl

  • gwynmoseley
  • utaphilipp
  • mickC

Routes Used trails & approaches

50% to Yr Wyddfa

16% from Llanberis

16% crib coch

16% miners


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3,494 ft / 1,065 m


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Summited by

  • madmax
  • billbohill
  • craighiscock
  • Deividas
  • gwynmoseley
  • marksmith
  • utaphilipp
  • mickC

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