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Carn Mountain Mountain Sliabh an Chairn A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh an Chairn [PNNI], 'mountain of the cairn') Down County, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 585.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J28821 25991 This summit has been logged as climbed by 289 members. Recently by: GoldCircle, feargalf, David-Guenot, Lauranna, bryanjbarry, DelStewart, AnthonyN, Aidy, Djouce, stevebullers, MichaelG55, PPruz, wicklore, strangeweaver, rowanofravara
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.028379, Latitude: 54.166785 , Easting: 328821, Northing: 325992 Prominence: 50.22m,   Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 728742 825997,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CrnMnt, 10 char: CrnMntn
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

There is now no trace of a significant cairn at the summit.   Carn Mountain is the 325th highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/300/
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Straightforward ascent. .. by group   (Show all for Carn Mountain)
 
Horses did neigh, and dying men did groan and gho .. by Bleck Cra   (Show all for Carn Mountain)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carn Mountain in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Slieve Muck from Carn taken in a brief moment between dense cloud.
 
wicklore on Carn Mountain, 2008
by wicklore  13 Oct 2008
My approach to Carn was from Doan. I left Doan and followed a track NW until I met the SW-NE track below Slieve Loughshannagh. I turned left to follow this SW up to the Mourne Wall at J291 268. I followed the wall up to the summit of Carn which was straightforward. The clouds, which had abated over the last couple of hours, were back to obscure my view. The summit arrived quickly and the cloud magically lifted to give me a view of Slieve Muck. I also got the opportunity to follow the route of the Mourne wall as it veered west from the summit before veering south to climb up to the summit of Muck. Unfortunately the cloud rushed back to deny me the views that, in Bleck Cra’s words, were the best to be had of the Mournes. However I was more than satisfied with all I had seen so far today and I set off into the clouds for Slieve Muck. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/300/comment/3385/
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While it seems most skip from Ott to Slieve Lough .. by darrenf   (Show all for Carn Mountain)
 
The hike up Carn Mountain was enjoyable—even thou .. by pablo_diablo   (Show all for Carn Mountain)
 
The ascent to Carn is easy enough. My favourite a .. by Alex92   (Show all for Carn Mountain)
 
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