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West Clare Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 51, 52, 57, 58 
Highest place:
Slievecallan, 391m
Maximum height for area: 391 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 365 metres,
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Gleninagh Mountain Hill Clare County, in Binnion List, fossiliferous limestone with Davidsonia Bedrock

Height: 316.1m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 51 Grid Reference: M17900 09500
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Longitude: -9.227281, Latitude: 53.129987 , Easting: 117900, Northing: 209500 Prominence: 133m,  Isolation: 5.8km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 517867 709531,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GlnnMn, 10 char: GlnnghMntn
Bedrock type: fossiliferous limestone with Davidsonia, (Aillwee Member (upper))

Gleninagh Mountain is the 1113th highest place in Ireland. Gleninagh Mountain is the second most northerly summit in the West Clare area.

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Edge of the World .. by Geansai   (Show all for Gleninagh Mountain)
 
Clints and Grikes - watch your footing .. by wicklore   (Show all for Gleninagh Mountain)
 
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Picture: Summit trig on Gleninagh looking to point 314.
 
A fine loop walk
by hivisibility  17 Aug 2015
One can also access Gleninagh via the excellent Black head loop walk (Route 37) in Helen Fairbairn's great book Ireland's best walks. "" Starting from the church in Fanore continue east for approx 3.5km on a minor road until you meet a marker for the Burren way leading up a stone passage to the left. Continue up this path until it levels out and then turn left over a stone wall to strike out cross country for Gleninagh approx 2.5km away, which can clearly be seen roughly northwest. Pleasant walking alternating between limestone pavement and grass. Sea views open up on arrival which if you''re lucky will include Galway city, and the Bens and the Maamturks off in Connemara. To complete the circuit leave the trig and head northwest to the neolithic cairn of Dobhach Brainin on point 314, with the Aran islands now taking centre stage. From this point your concentration levels are tested as you search for easier descent points through the cliffs but nothing major. Continue to the Iron age fort of Cathair Dhúin Irghuis and drop steeply to the grass track already mentioned and swing left to return to Fanore. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1123/comment/18255/
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