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Croaghgorm Mountain An Chruach Ghorm A name in Irish
(Ir. An Chruach Ghorm [DUPN], 'the blue stack') Donegal County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix Bedrock

Height: 674m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: G94832 89585 This summit has been logged as climbed by 153 members. Recently by: oldpragmatist, Hilltop-Harrier, Peter Walker, IainT, Lauranna, Hilldweller, MichaelG55, johncromie, Wildrover, Iamcan, Geansai, ckilm, odonogc, David-Guenot, bramblerjunior
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.081046, Latitude: 54.754171 , Easting: 194832, Northing: 389585 Prominence: 541m,   Isolation: 1km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 594782 889576,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crghgr, 10 char: Croaghgorm
Bedrock type: Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix, (Lough Mourne Formation)

Situated in the townland of Sruell. Marked as Bluestack on 1st series of 6 maps. Locally the range is simply known as na Cruacha or the Crows.   Croaghgorm is the highest mountain in the Bluestack Mountains area and the 154th highest in Ireland. Croaghgorm is the third highest point in county Donegal.

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Isolated summit with spectacular views .. by group   (Show all for Croaghgorm)
 
From Binnasruell summit (See fro previous part of .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Croaghgorm)
 
Bluestacks - Binmore-(Groaghgorm) 29/08/2005 Ord .. by tiktiktik3   (Show all for Croaghgorm)
 
Extensive Mountain Not Fully Explored Yet. .. by Aidy   (Show all for Croaghgorm)
 
absalon on Croaghgorm, 2002
by absalon  8 Nov 2002
Fine walk from the townland of Croleck ; following stream for a while then ascend Glascairn Hill and on to Ardnageer.Follow ridge to Cruachgorm ,down & up to Lavaghmore. Descend to young forest & make your way punishingly around or through it to Croleck. Strenuous,wet at beginning & end but eminently enjoyable. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/150/comment/200/
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Demands Repeated Visits To Fully Appreciate And E .. by Aidy   (Show all for Croaghgorm)
 
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