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Slieve Bloom Area
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,   Summits in area: 12,   Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 For all tops   Highest summit: Arderin, 527m
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Wolftrap Mountain Hill Offaly County, in Carn List, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 487m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: N27328 04762 This summit has been logged as climbed by 73 members. Recently by: lw24, Cobhclimber, markmjcampion, Garmin, bryanjbarry, delboyir, GoldCircle, hivisibility, jasonmc, mountainmike, colmocnoc, newpark-cc, simoburn, garrettd, Jamessheerin
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Longitude: -7.592844, Latitude: 53.093043 , Easting: 227328, Northing: 204762 Prominence: 42m,   Isolation: 2.1km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 627271 704794,   GPS IDs, 6 char: WlftMn, 10 char: WlftrpMntn
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

Wolftrap Mountain is the 603rd highest summit in Ireland. Wolftrap Mountain is the most northerly summit in the Slieve Bloom area. Wolftrap Mountain is the third highest point in county Offaly.

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I climbed this hill as part of an evening walk ov .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Wolftrap Mountain)
 
darrenf on Wolftrap Mountain, 2009
by darrenf  15 Jun 2009
Parked at the viewpoint/picnic area just after the eircom access road mentioned below. Straightforward stroll up to the summit along the access road to the trig pillar which as mentioned is massive! A number of masts and portacabins on the summit also. Started at wolftrap as part of an overall loop around the blooms....from wolftrap headed east through some very high heather which made the going tough i have to admit! in some places heather and gorse was thigh high so be prepared. Barren enough terrain with only the views north and south over the low lands of any interest. Contiuned onwards with the eventual goal the carpark and picnic area at the cut. This road seems to appear out of the heather and looks more like a gully from some distance....overall tough going through the high heathers which thankfully were dry under foot. Cant imagine it after wet conditions... From the cut we contiuned onwards toward Baunreaghcong and the ridge of capard...see relevant summits for remaining posts Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/494/comment/3849/
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