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Aran Benllyn

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Prominence  50 m (160 ft)
Location  Gwynedd, Wales
Topo map  OS Landranger 124
Translation  Welsh language
Parent range  Snowdonia
Listing  Hewitt, Nuttall
OS grid  SH862223
Elevation  885 m
Parent peak  Aran Fawddwy

Similar  Aran Fawddwy, Snowdonia, Arenig Fawr, Rhobell Fawr, Moel Llyfnant

Aran Benllyn is a subsidiary summit of Aran Fawddwy in southern Snowdonia, North Wales, Wales, United Kingdom. It is the second highest peak in the Aran mountain range.

Map of Aran Benllyn, Dolgellau, UK

It rises from the south shore of Llyn Tegid, and tops the northern point on the main Aran ridge. In between it and Aran Fawddwy lies another summit: Erw y Ddafad-ddu.

The summit has a few rocky outcrops and is marked by a small cairn. The view include: Llyn Tegid to the north, Foel y Geifr to the east, Erw y Ddafad-ddu to the south and Rhobell Fawr and Cadair Idris to the west.

North-east of the summit is a lake, Llyn Lliwbran.

References

Aran Benllyn Wikipedia


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