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Keenaght Area
Maximum height for area: 399 metres,   Summits in area: 5,   Maximum prominence for area: 270 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 4, 7, 8 For all tops   Highest summit: Donald's Hill, 399m
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Gortnessy Hill Hill Derry County, in no lists, Psammite & pelite Bedrock

Height: 176m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 7 Grid Reference: C50431 17093 This summit has been logged as climbed by 6 members. Recently by: sandman, Garmin, Aidy, Harry Goodman, AntrimRambler, Peter Walker
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.212781, Latitude: 54.998746 , Easting: 250431, Northing: 417093 Prominence: 98m,   Isolation: 8.2km
ITM: 650369 917078,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GrtnHl, 10 char: GrtnsyHil
Bedrock type: Psammite & pelite, (Ballykelly Formation)

Gortnessy Hill is the 1423th highest summit in Ireland. Gortnessy Hill is the most westerly in the Keenaght area.

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A hill in name but ........! .. by group   (Show all for Gortnessy Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gortnessy Hill in area Keenaght, Ireland
Picture: View across the Foyle from Gortnessy Hill top.
 
One to forget or, better still, ignore!
by Harry Goodman  23 Mar 2015
The only justification I can offer for "climbing" this hill is that in doing so I completed my list of the MV tops for Keenaght. It has nothing going for it. There is very little height gain and once at the "top" there was nothing to commend my being there apart from helping a peak bagger to tick it off on his MV list and move on. From the start point C5035716815 I followed the left edge of a field up to where a raised ditch, topped by a wire fence, went off at a right angle to my approach. The high point of the hill lay in a large grassy field on the other side of the ditch. Up and back took. less than 15 minutes. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1320/comment/17887/
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Not much of a walk .. by Aidy   (Show all for Gortnessy Hill)
 
In defence of Gortnessy...well, slightly .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Gortnessy Hill)
 
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