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Raghtin More Mountain Reachtain Mhór A name in Irish
(Ir. Reachtain Mhór [OSI], 'big [obscure element]') Donegal County, in Arderin List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 502m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2&3 Grid Reference: C33890 45577 This summit has been logged as climbed by 88 members. Recently by: Terry-Parker, Cobhclimber, Welder, lucia, pearnett, eoghancarton, FiachDubh, Onzy, shaunkelly, melohara, trostanite, windy, simoburn, kenmoore, chalky
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Longitude: -7.467834, Latitude: 55.255983 , Easting: 233890, Northing: 445577 Prominence: 407m,   Isolation: 0.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 633832 945555,   GPS IDs, 6 char: RghtMr, 10 char: RghtnMore
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

This mountain has a megalithic cairn and circles at the summit (Colhoun). It is known as Raghtin on the Buncrana side and as Coing (meaning 'roof beam') on the Urris side.   Raghtin More is the third highest mountain in the Inishowen area and the 562nd highest in Ireland.

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The best route for a medium walk is from Mamore G .. by eoin   (Show all for Raghtin More)
 
Started at Butlers Glen (358468 A) which has .. by gerrym   (Show all for Raghtin More)
 
The third and final leg of my attempt to bag the .. by eflanaga   (Show all for Raghtin More)
 
It was a beautiful spring morning as a parked in .. by Glashedy007   (Show all for Raghtin More)
 
The Raghtins are well worth a visit, excellent vi .. by retepcooper   (Show all for Raghtin More)
 
retepcooper on Raghtin More, 2004
by retepcooper  2 Mar 2004
would also add that approaching from either the south or north the full line of the Urris Hills, crossing the Mamore Gap, is a really good walk. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/451/comment/868/
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