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Mweelrea Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 814 metres,   Summits in area: 9,   Maximum prominence for area: 779 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 37 For all tops   Highest summit: Mweelrea, 814m
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Mweelrea Mountain Maol Réidh A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Maol Réidh [GE], 'bald hill with the smooth top') County Highpoint of Mayo, in County Highpoint, Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 814m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L78983 66810 This summit has been logged as climbed by 666 members. Recently by: wjnunan, Fergal Meath, IainT, Lauranna, Murray-Tucker, salford7, Philhanson, johncromie, declanohagan, amgall, willmg, Damien25, Onzy, Garmin, paddyobpc
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Longitude: -9.830313, Latitude: 53.637241 , Easting: 78983, Northing: 266810 Prominence: 779m,   Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 478962 766828,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mwlr, 10 char: Mweelrea
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

Mweelrea is the highest mountain in Connacht.   Mweelrea is the highest mountain in the Mweelrea Mountains area and the 35th highest in Ireland. Mweelrea is the highest point in county Mayo.

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Very wet and fairly steep approach from the lay-b .. by moosecollar   (Show all for Mweelrea)
Went up the gully just below the ramp, was very c .. by peterkerry   (Show all for Mweelrea)
General summary of climb .. by Pstan   (Show all for Mweelrea)
Climbed Mweelrea this Summer - great weather goin .. by collinsr   (Show all for Mweelrea)
Good place to test yourself out, a great climbing .. by amadden   (Show all for Mweelrea)
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Picture: the ramp from doo lough
woody on Mweelrea, 2006
by woody  13 Jun 2006
went up and down via doo lough, the ramp and ben bury on the 3rd of june, a very hot day and despite plenty of suncream got well sunburnt, views were incredible, met a number of climbers / walkers from kerry at the top, wondering whether it really was the top of brandon that they could see in the distance ?, just about 5 hours up and down, a nice leisurely accent, just the way it should be Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/34/comment/2404/
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