Foel Eryr

Half Day + Walk

DISTANCE/DURATION: 6.1 miles (9.8 km) 2 hours 30 minutes.
PUBLIC TRANSPORT: Service bus Rosebush 344/345.
CHARACTER: Moorland, mountain, livestock, steep ascent west of Foel Eryr (253 m gradient).
LOOK OUT FOR: Buzzards and views from Foel Eryr.
CAUTION: Path not waymarked on mountain.

A large hut, drystone enclosure complex and a Bronze Age burial cairn grace Foel Eryr as well as a National Park observation beacon, which points out the different sights to be seen from this spectacular viewpoint over the Park.

Look out for moorland birds like buzzard, kestrel, raven and skylark.

Find this Walk

Grid ref: SN069319


  • Enjoy the countryside and respect its life and work
  • Guard against all risk of fire
  • Leave gates and property as you find them
  • Keep your dogs under close control
  • Keep to public paths across farmland
  • Take your litter home