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Mynydd Dinas

A quick circular walk up to and around this 312m hill in Rhondda Cynon Taff. This was the final hill in Rhondda Cynon Taff for me, so I…

Mynydd Pen-y-graig

Mynydd Pen-y-graig is a 416m hill in Rhondda Cynon Taff, topped by a trig point and offering good 360 degree views from the summit. There is a small…

Mynydd Tynewydd [Mynydd Ystradffernol]

This is a pretty straightfoward walk until the last section, which involves a boggy track with plenty of flowing water after heavy rain, one fallen tree to skirt…

Hirwaun Common

Parking at a popular viewpoint you can reach this 515m Rhondda Cynon Taff hill with minimal ascent and effort, but the views from the off would be worth…

Mynydd y Glyn

Mynydd y Glyn is a 377m hill in the county of Rhondda Cynon Taff. This hill has a claim to fame in that it was used in the…

Pen y Foel

This is a really pleasant circular walk to the top of Pen y Foel, a 331m metre hill complete with painted trig point and extensive views South, West…

Mynydd Troed-y-rhiw

Parking is at the shrine of Our Lady of Penrhys, which offers a good dedicated car park for a few cars. It is also on the ridgeway so this…

Mynydd Maendy

A quick and easy walk this one as you can park close by on the ridgeway so the walk to the highest point is just over a mile…

Twyn Crugyrafan [Graig Fawr]

A Rhondda Cynon Taff and Neath Port Talbot hill, Twyn Crugyrafan is 559m high but is easily accessible with minimal ascent from the road that snakes over the…