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Anglesey and the Lleyn Peninsula Area   Lleyn Peninsula Subarea
Place count in area: 24,  
Highest place: Yr Eifl, 560.7m
Maximum height for area: 560.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 429 metres,

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Moel-y-gest Hill , in British Marilyn List

Height: 263m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 124 Grid Reference: SH54924 38891
Place visited by 6 members. Recently by: nordicstar, IainT, Fergalh, oakesave, MichaelE, chalky
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Longitude: -4.159684, Latitude: 52.927783 , Easting: 254924, Northing: 338891 Prominence: 236m,  Isolation: 5.9km ,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlygst, 10 char: Moelygest
Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/B1957/
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Steep snowy trek to summit .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Moel-y-gest )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Moel-y-gest  in area Anglesey and the Lleyn Peninsula, Ireland
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The final ascent
by Fergalh  21 Apr 2021
This is a small but rocky and steep hill. Route selection is important but fortunately there are two main tracks up the hill. One from the south west and a longer one from the east Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/b1957/comment/22952/
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