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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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Mullaghcleevaun Mountain Mullach Cliabháin A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach Cliabháin [logainm.ie], 'summit of the cradle/basket') Wicklow County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite with microcline phenocrysts Bedrock

Height: 849m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56 Grid Reference: O06763 07049 This summit has been logged as climbed by 717 members. Recently by: wild_brian, Dee68, IainT, Lauranna, breathp, bobbar, Murray-Tucker, HeartTrek, Bunsen7, fitzsimj, johncromie, DeirdreRafter, Damien25, GoldCircle, lw24
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Longitude: -6.40668, Latitude: 53.103616 , Easting: 306763, Northing: 207049 Prominence: 374m,   Isolation: 1.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 706691 707080,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghcl, 10 char: Mlghclvn
Bedrock type: Granite with microcline phenocrysts, (Type 2p microcline porphyritic)

Joyce says it is named after a cradle-like depression near the top, presumably the one occupied by Cleevaun Lough.   Mullaghcleevaun is the second highest mountain in the Dublin/Wicklow area and the 20th highest in Ireland. Mullaghcleevaun is the second highest point in county Wicklow.

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Climbed Mullaghcleevaun via Carrigshouk (an enter .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Mullaghcleevaun)
 
I took this pic a long time ago (19yrs) on the wa .. by MickC   (Show all for Mullaghcleevaun)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mullaghcleevaun in area Dublin/Wicklow, Ireland
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kaybee on Mullaghcleevaun, 2008
by kaybee  27 May 2008
On undoubtably the best day of 2008 so far weatherwise (May bank holiday Monday), I undertook a most enjoyable walk taking in Mullaghcleevaun, Mullaghcleevaun East Top and Barnacullian summits.

Parking at Annalecka Bridge O05576 01873 A, follow the forest trail clockwise skirting around Carrignagunneen for approx 2.7km where it turns left in a sharp hairpin. Leave the path and go straight through the forest in front and after a 5-minute bash through dense forestry, you'll emerge at a fence and Gowlan Brook which is easy enough to cross with lots of boulders to assist in keeping the footwear dry.

From here, it's a steady 450m ascent NNE through alternating heather, scattered rocks, turf cuttings and large areas of blanket bog for another 3.8km, and one or two false summits thrown in for good measure! It was in the heather on the lower slopes that I met the interesting fellow in the photo - the first lizard I have ever encountered in Ireland, he was about 8 inches long and completely unconcerned about being photographed at very close range!

On the summit itself marked with it's cairn and trig pillar there were beautiful unrestricted views all around, sun beaming down, the peace and solitude...the easy pleasure of enjoying outdoor Ireland on one of our all-too-rare classic summer afternoons....

There are several options for descent: mine took in Mullaghcleevaun East Top and Barnacullian summit and then directly south through the heather (quite rough, mind the ankles!) enter the northernmost tip of the forest and navigate through the dense trees for about 300m until you meet a welcome forest path - which incidentally is not shown in it's entirety on map 56 - and continue SW for about 3km where this path meets with our original outward path approx 300m from the car park.
An enjoyable afternoon's walk - took me up to 5 hours at a leisurely pace with photos, lunch etc., no doubt it can be done quicker than that, but what's the hurry... Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/20/comment/3090/
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Anybody thinking of climbing Mullaghcleevaun and .. by brenno   (Show all for Mullaghcleevaun)
 
Sunday 6th March was a magical day to be in the h .. by Jim Sheehan   (Show all for Mullaghcleevaun)
 
Have climbed this from Moanbane & Silsean direct .. by AidanB   (Show all for Mullaghcleevaun)
 
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