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Dublin/Wicklow Area   Wicklow Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 129, OSI/LPS Maps: 28B, 49, 50, 55, 56, 61, 62, AWW 
Highest place:
Lugnaquilla, 925m
Maximum height for area: 925 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 905 metres,

Places in area Dublin/Wicklow:
Ballinacorbeg 336mBallinastraw 284mBallycurry 301mBallyguile Hill 188mBallyhook Hill 288mBray Head Hill 240mCarrickgollogan 276mCarrigeen Hill 298mCarrigoona Commons East 242mCloghnagaune 385mCorballis Hill 258mCupidstown Hill 378.6mDunranhill 342mEagle Hill 296mKilleagh 249mKilliney Hill 153.5mKilmichael Hill 267mKilnamanagh Hill 217mKnockannavea 400.8mKnockree 342mMount Kennedy 365.9mSlieveroe 332mWestaston Hill 270m
Dublin Mountains:   Corrig Mountain 617.1mGlendoo Mountain 586mKippure 757mKnocknagun 555mMountpelier Hill 383mPrince William's Seat 555mSaggart Hill 396.9mSeahan 647.3mSeefin 620.6mSeefingan 722.9mTibradden Mountain 467mTwo Rock Mountain 536m
Wicklow Mountains:   Annagh Hill 454mBallinacor Mountain 531mBallinafunshoge 480mBallineddan Mountain 652mBallycumber Hill 431mBallycurragh Hill 536mBallyteige 447mBaltinglass Hill 382mBarranisky 280mBenleagh 689mBlack Hill 602.2mBrockagh Mountain 557mBrockagh Mountain North-West Top 548mBrockagh Mountain SE Top 470mCamaderry Mountain 698.6mCamaderry South East Top 677.3mCamenabologue 758mCamenabologue SE Top 663mCarrick Mountain 381mCarrickashane Mountain 508mCarrig Mountain 571mCarrigleitrim 408mCarriglineen Mountain 455mCarrignagunneen 561mCarrigshouk 572.5mCarrigvore 682mChurch Mountain 544mCloghernagh 800mCollon Hill 238mConavalla 734mCorriebracks 531mCorrigasleggaun 794mCroaghanmoira 664mCroaghanmoira North Top 575mCroghan Kinsella 606mCroghan Kinsella East Top 562.1mCullentragh Mountain 510mCushbawn 400mDerrybawn Mountain 474mDjouce 725mDuff Hill 720mFair Mountain 571.2mFananierin 426mGravale 718mGreat Sugar Loaf 501mKanturk 523mKeadeen Mountain 653mKirikee Mountain 474mKnocknacloghoge 534mLakeen 357mLittle Sugar Loaf 342mLobawn 636mLugduff 652mLugduff SE Top 637mLuggala 595mLugnagun 446.2mLugnaquilla 925mMaulin 570mMoanbane 703mMoneyteige North 427mMullacor 661mMullaghcleevaun 849mMullaghcleevaun East Top 790mMuskeagh Hill 397mPreban Hill 389mRobber's Pass Hill 508.9mScarr 641mScarr North-West Top 561mSeskin 344mSilsean 698mSleamaine 430mSlieve Maan 547.8mSlieve Maan North Top 550mSlievecorragh 418mSlievefoore 414mSlievemaan 759mSorrel Hill 599.5mSpinans Hill 409mSpinans Hill SE Top 400mStoney Top 714mStookeen 420mSugarloaf 552mTable Mountain 701.7mTable Mountain West Top 563mTinoran Hill 312mTomaneena 682.4mTonduff 642mTonduff East Top 593mTonelagee 817mTonelagee NE Top 668mTonlagee South-East Top 546mTrooperstown Hill 430mWar Hill 686mWhite Hill 630.9m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Cloghernagh Mountain Clocharnach A name in Irish
(Ir. Clocharnach [PNCW], 'stony place') Wicklow County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Fine-grained, muscovite-rich aplogranite Bedrock

Height: 800m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56 Grid Reference: T05821 91879
Place visited by 516 members. Recently by: jimgraham, ewen, davidod, eoindunlea, freilandtone, PaulNolan, cduddy, strangeweaver, jeg.er.mika, msammon, David-Guenot, DeltaP, mbourke, Kiwitrekker, des carroll
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Longitude: -6.425188, Latitude: 52.967576 , Easting: 305821, Northing: 191879 Prominence: 15m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 705784 691917,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Clghrn, 10 char: Clghrngh
Bedrock type: Fine-grained, muscovite-rich aplogranite, (Barravore Aplogranite)

Cloghernagh is the 40th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cloghernagh in area Dublin/Wicklow, Ireland
Picture: Taken from only 30ft
 
pazapas on Cloghernagh, 2005
by pazapas  2 Jun 2005
As the Glenmalur road was blocked by forest work, I parked my car in a medium place on the left of the road at (IT 07941 92863 A). From this point take the way which passes by the bridge. After several turns, take the path on your left marked by a small cairn (IT 06902 93093 B). Follow the path and the fences. Arrived on a platform, cross the barrier towards a small lake (approximately in a north direction) then take a natural slope by which the path passes. Just go up and you'll reach the Cloghernag summit.
I saw more than 20 roe deers during this walk.
Coordinates defined with the Irish grid and measured on a GPS. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/40/comment/1724/
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Picture: Carrawaystick waterfall
Al on Cloghernagh, 2008
by Al  20 Aug 2008
Sat 09/08/08 we struck off from the roadside directly opposite Carrawaystick waterfall. Passing beneath the waterfall we followed the zig zag path to the top of the initial steep section. We then left the path and headed southwest to hit the bank of the Carrawaystick brook. Followed this to Kelly's lough and continued straight up the back of the valley onto the Cloghernagh ridge (quite a long stretch with messy ground a lot of the way). From here we strolled the rest of the way to Lug summit and then dropped the length of the Cloghernagh ridge to the zig zag path and back to the car. A good walk but i'd imagine better approaches to Kelly's lough! Between 4 and 5 hours. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/40/comment/3270/
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Picture: There's gold on them thar' hills
 
Golden end to the day
by Colin Murphy  6 Nov 2012
This was the last top in a Corrigasleggaun-Lugnaquilla-Slievemaan-Cloghernagh loop taking me back to Glenmalure in a walk that took almost 7 hours (see entries for Corrigasleggaun and Lugnaquilla for route etc). Although officially of only 15m prominence the long gentle slope from the col at T 0530 0920 C seemed to suggest more prominence (my GPS was out of batteries so I couldn't measure it). Anyway the top is broad and marked by a cairn, but provides great views down over Kelly's Lough and down into the Glenmalure valley. Descended to the east and eventually picked up a badly eroded track running directly south which ultimately joined up with the zig zag track that starts at Carrawaystick Bridge. On the descent, an autumnal sun lit up the tree-lined slopes of the valley quite majestically. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/40/comment/14866/
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Picture: Glenmalure from Clogernagh descent
Exciting descent!
by geohappy  9 May 2015
As I descended the ridge from Lug to Cloghernagh, I was looking for a way to find the 'ramp' described by others as necessary to get to Art's Lough. As described, there is a faint path breaking off to the left about 500m down the main easterly path from the peak, but also someone has erected a small quartz cairn visible to the left as you descend and about 150m in. This provides confirmation of the safe route down but it is still worth mentioning that it is quite steep and demanding. Again, continuing on from the lough north down to the road in the glen, it is steep and muddy (after rain). The views of Glenmalure, Art's Lough, the cliffs below Benleagh and Fraughan Rock Glen make it more than worthwhile. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/40/comment/17982/
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On to Lug.
by Kennyj  25 Jul 2015
Planned to climb and return from Clohernagh today but on reaching its summit the lure of Lug proved too strong and continued on to its summit.Parking at Ballinafinshogue wood and walking back the road to the start of the Zig Zags.It is possible to park here but all spaces were gone quiet early today.From the top of the Zig Zags where there is a mountain warning sign turn right and head on a westerly bearing following a well worn track over a stile to the summit marked by a small cairn.
The views up here are spectacular to say the least, from the cairn it's a westerly course to the ridge up to Lug before heading southwest to the trig point.Round trip to the car 16.6 km in a time of 4hrs 25 mins with a couple of food stops,ascent 907m,descent 893m. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/40/comment/18208/
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Picture: Cloud over Cloghernagh
November Walk in Wicklow
by davsheen  29 Dec 2016
Cloud coming and going over Cloghernagh Mountain from the top of the Fraughan Rock glen en route to Lugnaquilla. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/40/comment/18745/
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