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Donegal NW Area   Derryveagh Mountains Subarea
Maximum height for area: 751 metres,   Summits in area: 73,   Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 1, 10, 11, 12, 2, 6 For all tops   Highest summit: Errigal, 751m

Summits in area Donegal NW:
Ballystrang 292mBrown Mountain 224mCark Mountain 364mCraigcannon 357mCroaghegly 245mCroaghmore 278mCrockmore 349mCrocknaneeve 155.9mCulliagh SE Top 369mEdenacarnan 192mGregory Hill 336mKnockalla 363mKnockbrin 259mLoughaskerry 252mLoughsalt Mountain 469mMeenavally 219mMoyle Hill 148mMoylemore (Owey Island) 102mSliabh an tSratha Greadaithe 285mToome 175m
Aranmore:   Cnoc an Iolair (Mullach Thiar) 227m
Derryveagh Mountains:   Aghla Beg 563.9mAghla Beg (South) 602.3mAghla More 581.2mAn Cnoc Fada 485mAn Cnoc Glas 489mAn Eadarna Mhór 416mAn Grogán Mór 457mArdloughnabrackbaddy 472.5mBingorms 578mCnoc Bhealach Gaoithe 480mCnoc na Searrach 495mCró an Locháin 486mCró Bheithe 315mCrockawama 238mCrockfadda 529mCrockfadda E Top 454mCrockfadda North-East Top 502mCrockmulroney 430mCrocknafarragh 517mCrocknafarragh SE Top 470mCruach Leac Chonaill 266mCruach na Sagart 480mDooish 651.5mDooish South-East Top 553.9mDrumnalifferny Mountain 596mErrigal 751mMackoght 555mMaumlack 480mMuckish 667.1mNa Leargacha 470.6mSaggartnadooish 506.4mSaggartnadooish E Top 478.9mSlieve Snaght 678m
Derryveagh Mtns:   Dooish South-West Top 528mDrumnalifferny North-East Top 585m
Fanad:   Ballynabrocky Hill 152mCashelmore 149mCnoc na Boirne 227mDrumavohy Hill 153m
Glendowan Mountains:   Binswilly 337mCnoc an Stualaire 418mFarscallop 420.6mGartan Mountain 357mKinnaveagh 384mLeahanmore 442mMoylenanav 539m
Gweedore:   Carn Traonach 425mCnoc Fola 314mTaobh an Leithid 429m
Horn Head:   Croaghnamaddy 252m
Rosguill:   Cnoc na Sleá 163mGáinne Mór 207m
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Aghla Beg Mountain An Eachla Bheag A name in Irish
(Ir. An Eachla Bheag [OSI], poss. 'little look-out point/prospect') Donegal County, in Arderin List, Whitish quarztite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 563.9m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2 Grid Reference: B96152 25292 This summit has been logged as climbed by 137 members. Recently by: IainT, scapania, Lauranna, jackill, Wildrover, Cobhclimber, maike, liz50, Geo, CaptainVertigo, Aidy, kmoore, GSheehy, hivisibility, mountainmike
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Longitude: -8.061018, Latitude: 55.074925 , Easting: 196153, Northing: 425292 Prominence: 42.63m,   Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 596103 925275,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Agh564, 10 char: Aghla Beg
Bedrock type: Whitish quarztite with pebble beds, (Ards Quartzite Formation)

Aghla Beg is the 381st highest summit in Ireland.

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This is the view of the Aghlas on the walk from M .. by johnpollock   (Show all for Aghla Beg)
Climbed June 11th – A Mid Ulster Walking Club wal .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Aghla Beg)
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zeaphod on Aghla Beg, 2003
by zeaphod  7 Oct 2003
Easy walk up along the forest tracks, then up through a firebreak onto the side of the east summit. Park at the forest entrance (1k east of Muckish gap, lots of forestry working signs) and then take the second right off the main track. About 1k later cut up through the firebreak. This is a commercial plantation, so this route has to be avoided when felling is in operation. A map would obviously be a great help, as the trees make navigation difficult and the forest tracks are marked on it! If this route is not possible, you can park at the Muckish gap and head straight for the target over Crocknalaragagh. Great views to Tory island. Nothing much for the sheep up here, but they're still about! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/336/comment/696/
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As Denise points out in her contribution on Aghla .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Aghla Beg)
Magnificent Surroundings .. by Aidy   (Show all for Aghla Beg)
Summit cairn .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Aghla Beg)
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