Ascent of Foel Grach on 2015-04-03

Climber: Mark Hyland

Others in Party:Kris Dawson -- Trip Report or GPS Track
Date:Friday, April 3, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Foel Grach
    Elevation:3202 ft / 975 m

Ascent Trip Report

Parked at the pay and display near aber falls. The slabs at the top of the falls were tricky due to the heavy rain. Cloud base just above the falls at the start of the walk. Followed afon goch se to reach garnedd uchaf. White out conditions and many of the streams tributaries higher and more difficult to cross than usual. Followdd rough track to foel grach. Summited then had lunch in shelter. Patches of snow on grounds. Returned via the same route... navigation difficult because of the white out conditions.
Summary Total Data
    Trailhead:aber falls  -9999 ft / -3047 m
    Quality:7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Open Country, Stream Ford, Snow on Ground, Scramble
    Gear Used:
Hut Camp
    Weather:Raining, Cold, Windy, White-out
heavy rain
Ascent Part of Trip: carned2015a

Complete Trip Sequence:
2Foel Grach2015-04-03 

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