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Leenaun Hill Mountain An Meall Dubh A name in Irish
(Ir. An Meall Dubh [TR*], 'black knoll') Galway County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Siltstone & sandstone Bedrock

Height: 618m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L87400 59300 This summit has been logged as climbed by 210 members. Recently by: Cathal-Kelly, oldpragmatist, Garmin, IainT, strangeweaver, Caoilfionn, marchiggins, caroline1988, Martinpeak, Wendy, tommccarthy, David-Guenot, muddyboots, JMarc, PeakPaul
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Longitude: -9.700458, Latitude: 53.571674 , Easting: 87400, Northing: 259300 Prominence: 363m,   Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 487374 759320,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LnnHl, 10 char: Lenaun Hil
Bedrock type: Siltstone & sandstone, (Lough Muck Formation)

Walks: see Paddy Dillon, Connemara, 80-85, for a route to the summit from Leenaun village. Sometimes called Bunnaviskaun.   Leenaun Hill is the 256th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/246/
COMMENTS for Leenaun Hill 1 of 1
Stunning Views over Leenaun and Killary Harbour .. by group   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
From the top of The Col of Despondancy .. by aburden   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
A relatively easy walk without too many rocky sec .. by robhoward   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
Starting and ending at 615882 I, just a coup .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
emaxwell on Leenaun Hill, 2006
by emaxwell  5 Jan 2006
3 of us climbed it from a point 1 mile from Leenaun on the road to Maam. We walked the horseshoe and descended down the river into the centre of Leenaun. It took 4 hours with lots of stops for photos. Well worth the climbing effort for the ever changing views. Very slippy descending as my sore elbow can testify. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/246/comment/2118/
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Leenaun Hill summit cairn .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
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