Y Foel Goch

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Y Foel Goch
Glyder Fach, Y Foel Goch and Gallt yr Ogof from Moel Siabod
Highest point
Elevation 805 m (2,641 ft)
Prominence 63 m (207 ft)
Parent peak Glyder Fawr
Listing Hewitt, Nuttall
Coordinates 53°06′15″N 3°58′40″W / 53.1043°N 3.9779°W / 53.1043; -3.9779Coordinates: 53°06′15″N 3°58′40″W / 53.1043°N 3.9779°W / 53.1043; -3.9779
Translation red bold hill (Welsh)
Location Snowdonia, Wales
OS grid SH677582
Topo map OS Landranger 115

Y Foel Goch is a mountain in Snowdonia, north-west Wales, and is a sister peak along with Gallt yr Ogof to Glyder Fach. Between Glyder Fach and its summit lies Llyn Caseg-fraith, a popular lake for photographing Tryfan and its reflection.

The summit is grassy with a few small rock outcrops and is marked with a small cairn. The views are limited to the bulky neighbours of Moel Siabod, Tryfan and Glyder Fach. The ridge continues eastwards to Gallt yr Ogof.[1]


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

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