Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Detail Map Features
Showing 4 items:
Faughil 241m,
2508, 13km 2640, 2km 2394, 2km
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill or mountain

Users Online:
Guests online: 87
Recent Contributions

Torc Mountain W Top: Big brother ....

Barnahowna: Fine-weather photo

Maumtrasna North-East Top: Worth a visit!

Ott Mountain to Slieve Meelmore

Crossderry: Summit No 2 of a fine ridge walk.

Glenbeigh to Galway's Bridge

Mothaillín: Fabulous views to the west from the summit.

Cable Car to the Hellfire Club - 20/10

Peak bagging in The Sperrins in autumn

Mothaillín: Summit area as seen from Crossderry.

Crossderry: Towards Knocknabreeda and Stumoa Dúloigh

Slieve Foye

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Cooley/Gullion Area   Slieve Gullion Subarea
Rating graphic.
Faughil Hill Jonesborough Hill A name in English
Armagh County, in Binnion List, Microgranite with granophyric texture Bedrock

Height: 241m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J06211 18134 This summit has been logged as climbed by 11 members. Recently by: Ulsterpooka, paddyhillsbagger, eamonoc, Peter Walker, Trailtrekker, chalky, Harry Goodman, muschi, sandman, Fergalh, wicklore
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.377157, Latitude: 54.101392 , Easting: 306211, Northing: 318134 Prominence: 135m,   Isolation: 3.5km
ITM: 706136 818141,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Fghl, 10 char: Faughil
Bedrock type: Microgranite with granophyric texture, (Granophyre)

Faughil is the 1291th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1225/
COMMENTS for Faughil 1 of 1
Good track up but seek permission to use it. .. by group   (Show all for Faughil)
Access, Eggs, Flags & Loads of History!! .. by Trailtrekker   (Show all for Faughil)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Faughil in area Cooley/Gullion, Ireland
Picture: Walker on the track up Faughill
Excellent short walk to the top.
by Harry Goodman  30 May 2014
Aware of sandmans comments to be aware of access problems on this hill we decided on Mon 26 May 2014 to seek out a track shown on the OSNI Sheet 29 on the eastern side of the hill at J0663318395 B. What we found was that the track entrance was overgrown and appeared to lead up to the back of an adjoining house. In addition there was nowhere to park off road. In view of this I asked at the house if the track did in fact lead up to the hill and if so could we use it for access. Confirmation of a track up from the back of the house and permission to use it was readily given. In addition the house owner also gave us permission to park off road on her property. Although shown on the map as only going part of the way up the hill it does in fact twist and turn all the way to the top. The high point is on a rocky, peat and heather covered little knoll and the flag pole mentioned by Trailtrekker is still in place but without a flag. There is a comprehensive view out across to Slieve Gullion and Camough Mountain (NW) and E to the Cooleys. An enjoyable short walk of 2.5km on an excellent track. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1225/comment/16085/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
What Flag ? .. by sandman   (Show all for Faughil)
(End of comment section for Faughil.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here