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Dublin/Wicklow Area   Wicklow Mountains Subarea
Maximum height for area: 925 metres,   Summits in area: 128,   Maximum prominence for area: 905 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 28B, 49, 50, 55, 56, 61, 62, AWW For all tops   Highest summit: Lugnaquilla, 925m

Summits in area Dublin/Wicklow:
Ballinacorbeg 336mBallinastraw 284mBallycurry 301mBallyguile Hill 188mBallyhook Hill 288mBray Head Hill 240mCarrickgollogan 276mCarrigeen Hill 298mCarrigoona Commons East 242mCloghnagaune 385mCorballis Hill 258mCupidstown Hill 378.6mDunranhill 342mEagle Hill 296mKilleagh 249mKilliney Hill 153.5mKilmichael Hill 267mKilnamanagh Hill 217mKnockannavea 400.8mKnockree 342mMount Kennedy 365.9mSlieveroe 332mWestaston Hill 270m
Dublin Mountains:   Corrig Mountain 617.1mGlendoo Mountain 586mKippure 757mKnocknagun 555mPrince William's Seat 555mSaggart Hill 396.9mSeahan 647.3mSeefin 620.6mSeefingan 722.9mTibradden Mountain 467mTwo Rock Mountain 536m
Wicklow Mountains:   Annagh Hill 454mBallinacor Mountain 531mBallinafunshoge 480mBallineddan Mountain 652mBallycumber Hill 431mBallycurragh Hill 536mBallyteige 447mBaltinglass Hill 382mBarranisky 280mBenleagh 689mBlack Hill 602.2mBrockagh Mountain 557mBrockagh Mountain North-West Top 548mBrockagh Mountain SE Top 470mCamaderry Mountain 698.6mCamaderry South East Top 677.3mCamenabologue 758mCamenabologue SE Top 663mCarrick Mountain 381mCarrickashane Mountain 508mCarrig Mountain 571mCarrigleitrim 408mCarriglineen Mountain 455mCarrignagunneen 561mCarrigshouk 572.5mCarrigvore 682mChurch Mountain 544mCloghernagh 800mCollon Hill 238mConavalla 734mCorriebracks 531mCorrigasleggaun 794mCroaghanmoira 664mCroaghanmoira North Top 575mCroghan Kinsella 606mCroghan Kinsella East Top 561mCullentragh Mountain 510mCushbawn 400mDerrybawn Mountain 474mDjouce 725mDuff Hill 720mFair Mountain 571.2mFananierin 426mGravale 718mGreat Sugar Loaf 501mKanturk 523mKeadeen Mountain 653mKirikee Mountain 474mKnocknacloghoge 534mLakeen 357mLittle Sugar Loaf 342mLobawn 636mLugduff 652mLugduff SE Top 637mLuggala 595mLugnagun 446.2mLugnaquilla 925mMaulin 570mMoanbane 703mMoneyteige North 427mMullacor 657mMullaghcleevaun 849mMullaghcleevaun East Top 790mMuskeagh Hill 397mPreban Hill 389mRobber's Pass Hill 508.9mScarr 641mScarr North-West Top 561mSeskin 344mSilsean 698mSleamaine 430mSlieve Maan 547.8mSlieve Maan North Top 550mSlievecorragh 418mSlievefoore 414mSlievemaan 759mSorrel Hill 599.5mSpinans Hill 409mSpinans Hill SE Top 400mStoney Top 714mStookeen 420mSugarloaf 552mTable Mountain 701.7mTable Mountain West Top 563mTinoran Hill 312mTomaneena 682.4mTonduff 642mTonduff East Top 593mTonelagee 817mTonelagee NE Top 668mTonlagee South-East Top 546mTrooperstown Hill 430mWar Hill 686mWhite Hill 630.9m
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Lugnaquilla Mountain Log na Coille A name in Irish
(Ir. Log na Coille [IPN], 'hollow of the wood') County Highpoint of Wicklow, in County Highpoint, Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred, Irish 900s Lists, Aphyric granodiorite Bedrock

Height: 925m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56 Grid Reference: T03217 91756 This summit has been logged as climbed by 1434 members. Recently by: paulmcquaid, Helenha, bigmac63, Dee68, Eirepur, Grainnew, GillSte, IainT, Lauranna, childminder05, vmchale, bobbar, Pepe, ktulu123, Kiwitrekker
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Longitude: -6.464535, Latitude: 52.966959 , Easting: 303217, Northing: 191756 Prominence: 905m,   Isolation: 1.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 703143 691791,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Lgnql, 10 char: Lugnaquila
Bedrock type: Aphyric granodiorite, (Percys Table Granodiorite)

Presumably the name is transferred from some nearby hollow to the mountain itself. Price has a useful note to this effect, but is unable to determine the hollow in question. There are three valleys in the vicinity: Fraughan Rock Glen to the north-east, the South Prison to the south-east and the North Prison to the north-west. The first two are both forested nowadays. The summit is marked as Percy's Table, named after a local landowner of the 18th century. Cf. Dawson's Table on Galtymore. P.W. Joyce gave the original form as Log na Coilleach, 'hollow of the (grouse) cocks'. However this seems doubtful. It does not show the urú which would be expected. Nor is the name connected with the deity Lug.   Lugnaquilla is the highest mountain in the Dublin/Wicklow area and the 13th highest in Ireland. Lugnaquilla is the highest point in county Wicklow.

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Picture: View from Camarahill (approach to Lugnaquilla)
 
Nairb on Lugnaquilla, 2010
by Nairb  10 Mar 2010
Climbed Lugnaquilla from Fentons pub last Sunday 7th March 2010, it was a beautiful clear sunny day without a cloud in the sky but a little chilly at times with the wind factor. Lugnaquilla still had quite a covering of snow as you can see from the photos! Went up Lug from Fentons pub (see below for directions to Fentons from Dublin) Btw next door to Fentons pub is an army information office where you can pick up a map for free. From Lug went in NW direction to Camenabologue and from there cut across back towards Fentons pub (marked Route 1 on the army map).
Went up from Fentons pub, follows are directions to Fentons pub from Dublin.

Direction to Fentons Pub:
If you're coming from the M50 heading southbound, take the Tallaght exit (N81) towards Tallaght, and carry on along this road through Blessington.

Approximately 8 miles after Blessington you will see a rather shabby pub on the left called the Old Toll House and a signpost off left for Donard. Turn left here and continue for about 1.5 miles until you reach Donard.

In Donard village itself, take the first left and then an *immediate* right (it's a kind of staggered crossroads) and continue for another 3 miles until you reach a Hostel which will be on your left hand side.

Carry on past the hostel, only a few hundred yards, and take the *first* road on your right to Knockanarrigan (not signposted unfortunately)

After another 1.5 miles you'll get to the crossroads at Knockanarrigan where you turn left.

Fenton's pub is about a mile further on, on the right hand side. There's plenty of parking, but it can get quite busy sometimes Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/13/comment/4495/
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Climbed Lugnaquillia on Sunday 6th September 2009 .. by pplsgod   (Show all for Lugnaquilla)
 
My first ascent of Lug today, weather was fantast .. by paganji   (Show all for Lugnaquilla)
 
We left From the bottom of Fraughan Glen early in .. by grizzly   (Show all for Lugnaquilla)
 
Around the middle of September last a group of 5 .. by murphysw   (Show all for Lugnaquilla)
 
Climbed from Glen of Imall and came back by Sliev .. by des carroll   (Show all for Lugnaquilla)
 
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