Cadair Idris
 
 
 
 
 

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Alt. names Penygader
Municipality Gwynedd (UK)
Height [m] 893
Primary factor [m] 608
Fixed point 285 metres at 30 U 443153 5840195 - located to the east/north-east, along road A487.
Secondary factor [km] 17.7
Approx. point 30 U 453548 5848764 - located to the north-east, on the south slopes of Aran Fawddwy.
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  UTM: 30 U 438587 5839246
    Lat/Lon: N5241'58.7" W354'31.8"
Description

The actual summit of Cadair Idris is called Penygader, and is a point with great views. The Cadair Idris massif is a horse shoe shaped mountain, with an alpine ridge on the south and west sides, sitting above the lake Llyn Cau.

Main photo  Cadair Idris seen from south.
Routes Cadair Idris clock-wise from Minffordd
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Visits 31.03.2012