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Panoramic views across Wales

For a little bit of effort you can (on a clear day) see from the Welsh coast, Snowdonia, Cader... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JMM942
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Great walk for all

Parking used to be free but it is only £2. Great walk for all ages, group size and fitness ability... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
AnneMarie775
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Chester, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
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“jubilee tower” (34 reviews)
“great walk” (23 reviews)
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Mold, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

For a little bit of effort you can (on a clear day) see from the Welsh coast, Snowdonia, Cader Idris, the Cheshire Plain, the Dee and Mersey estuaries and across to Liverpool.

Thank JMM942
Reviewed 4 days ago

Parking used to be free but it is only £2. Great walk for all ages, group size and fitness ability. Lovely views from the top

Thank AnneMarie775
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to walk! Try to stay away from busy times like bank holidays etc! I don't live far from here so somewhere great to go and look at the great views in the week!

Thank graham k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great walk.. great location.. not too sure what it would be like on a cold day, but it was nice when i went in May 2017.. Recommend..!

Thank LJW-UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It a lovely walk, not too hard or too easy. Its great for the kids. Also it has like a castle at the top, its the like the prize at the top.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Moel Famau is an old favourite. Not a hill climb by any stretch but certainly does knock the dust off and begin to sweat towards the summit. A great walk anytime and cracking views from the top, on a clear day you can see for...More

1  Thank RichCymrufach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely walk up moel famau, we took the red route parts where quite strenuous although we took our time. Recommend take plenty of water and something to eat at the top. Note there are no bins at all not even in the...More

1  Thank SarahJMeredith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little walk again following a knee injury. Enough to get you out of breath without killing you and great views

Thank Craig2802
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Visited moel famau yesterday with my partner an dog for the first time an I must say it was fantastic, £2 entry into the car park (doesn't take new pound coins) an then a nice long steep walk up through the trees with some brilliant...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Took the A494 past Loggerheads towards Ruthin and turned off at the sign post to Moel Famau (about 2miles). There is a car park with toilet and picnic area. Car park has a barrier system to get in £2 (old £ coins) per stay. Various...More

3  Thank Woodpecker54
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Victoria M
Can you get up moel famau with an off road buggy?
24 May 2017|
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Response from Kevin H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you are talking about a venicle designed for a disabled person the answer is probably yes. However, any off road sports machine would not be permitted and would cause damage to a delicate environment.
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suchada2017
Is there a bus that go there from Mold's bus station?
24 May 2017|
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Response from Woodpecker54 | Reviewed this property |
There was a bus stop (adjacent to the public toilets) but sadly no timetable (there was a space ) indication of bus number, or provider. We parked off Bwlch Pen Barras road at Coed Moel Famau. (view on Google street... More
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Dimark52
Has anybody seen a black grouse?
29 September 2016|
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Response from molari | Reviewed this property |
I've been up Moel Famau many times and never seen one there, although they ARE there! But I would assume that visitor numbers means that they go where the people aren't. But less than half an hour from Moel Famau is... More
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