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Croaghbane Mountain An Chruach Bhán A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. An Chruach Bhán [PDT], 'white stack') Donegal County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Main granite (adamellite) Bedrock

Height: 641m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: G97853 91071 This summit has been logged as climbed by 103 members. Recently by: oldpragmatist, Peter Walker, IainT, Lauranna, Wildrover, ckilm, fingal, Ulsterpooka, ColinCallanan, trostanite, melohara, FiachDubh, mountainmike, simoburn, chalky
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Longitude: -8.034139, Latitude: 54.767542 , Easting: 197853, Northing: 391071 Prominence: 76m,   Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 597803 891062,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crghbn, 10 char: Croaghbane
Bedrock type: Main granite (adamellite), (Barnesmore Granite, G2 variety)

Situated on the boundary of the townlands of Edergole, Cronakerny and Crolack. Name from J. Glover.   Croaghbane is the 215th highest summit in Ireland.

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Granite and Water .. by group   (Show all for Croaghbane)
 
Climbed at the end of April as first mountain in .. by gerrym   (Show all for Croaghbane)
 
Gateway to Bluestacks 5 .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Croaghbane)
 
A fabulously intricate climb with huge diversity .. by bryanmccabe   (Show all for Croaghbane)
 
Climbed June 8th - From my camp site just short .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Croaghbane)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Croaghbane in area Bluestack Mountains, Ireland
 
padodes on Croaghbane, 2007
by padodes  26 Sep 2007
This is a panoramic view of the Bluestacks as seen from the eastern flank of Banagher Hill, directly south. It's hard to provide a single prominent point of reference in a whole range, but the higher part, just right of centre, would correspond to Croaghbane. The blue finger of water just about visible on the mid right is a corner of Lough Eske. Judging by the small number of people one finds walking in these beautiful mountains, they seem to be one of Donegal's best kept secrets. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/209/comment/2839/
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