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
GlennamongMountainMayoCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Psammitic schists, quartzites Bedrock
Height:628mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23/30Grid Reference: F91309 05874This place has been logged as visited by 77 members. Recently by: Cobhclimber, Onzy, markmjcampion, IainT, sandilandsn, Garmin, GSheehy, Peter_I, Andy13460, simoburn, Rob_Lee, frankmc04, melohara, chalky, Wilderness I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The name makes no sense as applied to a summit. However, nearby is the Glennamong River, S.E. of the summit, flowing into L. Feeagh, so Glennamong is clearly the valley through which the river flows. OSNB mentions it only as a townland name, not that of a peak, so the error may have arisen at the stage of printing the 6 map. Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 72-73.
Glennamong is the 231st highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/232/