Carnedd y Filiast (Cerrigydrudion)

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Carnedd y Filiast
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Carnedd y Filiast from Foel Boeth
Highest point
Elevation 669 m (2,195 ft)
Prominence 316 m (1,037 ft)
Parent peak Arenig Fawr
Listing Marilyn, Hewitt, Nuttall
Location Gwynedd / Conwy, Wales
Parent range Snowdonia
OS grid SH871446
Topo map OS Landranger 115
Listed summits of Carnedd y Filiast (Cerrigydrudion)
Name Grid ref Height Status
Waun Garnedd y Filiast SH874442 650 m (2,133 ft) Nuttall
Carnedd Llechwedd-llyfn SH857444 643 m (2,110 ft) Hewitt, Nuttall

Carnedd y Filiast is a mountain near Cerrigydrudion on the border of the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales and is 669 metres (2,195 ft) high.[1]

It is part of the Arenig mountain range, and rises from the shore of Llyn Celyn. It is also a peak in an area of moorland known as the Migneint. The views are extensive including Foel Goch, Arenig Fach, Arenig Fawr and Mynydd Nodol. The mountain has a north facing glacial cwm known as Y Gylchedd.[2]


  1. ^ Crocker, Chris; Graham Jackson. "Mountaineering & Rock Climbing in the UK: Carnedd y Filiast". Database of British Hills. Mountain Retrieved 2008-04-08. 
  2. ^ Nuttall, John & Anne (1999). The Mountains of England & Wales - Volume 1: Wales (2nd edition ed.). Milnthorpe, Cumbria: Cicerone. ISBN 1-85284-304-7.

Coordinates: 52°59′N 3°41′W / 52.983°N 3.683°W / 52.983; -3.683