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
Slieve MeelmoreMountainSliabh Míol Mór A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh Míol Mór [PNNI], 'big mountain of the ants')DownCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock
Height:680mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29Grid Reference: J30594 28702This summit has been logged as climbed by 488 members. Recently by: IainT, Lauranna, daithileonard, clacon, Iamcan, ericjones, lw24, Aidy, thomas_g, stevebullers, MichaelG55, t.jay, chairmanmiah, Ben-Ban, Niamhq I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
A substantial tower has been built on the summit. The spot height is given as 704m on the 1:25,000 map, but this does not square with the contours, which only go up to 680m. Spellack (speilic, ' a splintery rock') is a spur on Slieve Meelmore.
Slieve Meelmore is the 142nd highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/138/