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Slieve Muck Mountain Sliabh Muc A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Muc [PNNI], 'mountain of the pigs') Down County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Sandstone Bedrock

Height: 670.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J28109 24993 This summit has been logged as climbed by 342 members. Recently by: GoldCircle, feargalf, David-Guenot, oldpragmatist, IainT, 21yearsgone, bryanjbarry, DelStewart, AnthonyN, eryri, Djouce, DenisMc, stevebullers, MichaelG55, DrMonkfish
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Longitude: -6.039699, Latitude: 54.158002 , Easting: 328109, Northing: 324994 Prominence: 155.44m,   Isolation: 1.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 728030 824999,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvMck, 10 char: SlvMuck
Bedrock type: Sandstone, (Hawick Group)

Overlooks the Spelga Dam and the Deer's Meadow, the source of the River Bann. It is surprising to think that this river rises less than 10 miles from the coast near Newcastle, and yet it empties into the sea near Coleraine.   Slieve Muck is the 160th highest summit in Ireland.

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Having already bagged an unprecedented (for us no .. by paulocon   (Show all for Slieve Muck)
 
Shaped like a pig it might be, but today it was c .. by three5four0   (Show all for Slieve Muck)
 
A more difficult prospect if climbed from Banns .. by sam martin   (Show all for Slieve Muck)
 
Geo on Slieve Muck, 2010
by Geo  6 Mar 2010
Up from Carn to the summit is not really difficult, even when there's still snow lying. It was a great bonus to find a (rare) trig pillar in excellent order to complement the ubiquitous (anyone check the spelling please!) walls. I've been meaning to climb this one for ages, and was glad of the opportunity. We went down along the wall east towards the Bann's Road, which turned out to be quite steep in places and at one point the wall is replaced by a fraying fence. Worth the effort, definitely. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/151/comment/4476/
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Easy walk from the ott track, following the wall. .. by zeaphod   (Show all for Slieve Muck)
 
Climbed from the road, up the Mourne Wall, is a g .. by stephenfarley   (Show all for Slieve Muck)
 
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