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Glennagalliagh Mountain Hill Sliabh Ghleann na gCailleach A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Ghleann na gCailleach [OSI], 'mountain of Ghleann na
gCailleach or glen of the hags')
Clare County, in Carn List, Fine to conglomeratic graded greywacke Bedrock

Height: 446m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 58 Grid Reference: R63583 73957 This summit has been logged as climbed by 56 members. Recently by: omurchu, maike, mountainmike, ahogan, hivisibility, Grageenboy, Cobhclimber, Peter Walker, CaptainVertigo, simoburn, frankmc04, jasonmc, eamonoc, Fergalh, thomas_g
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.540855, Latitude: 52.815709 , Easting: 163583, Northing: 173957 Prominence: 40m,   Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 563540 673996,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GlngMn, 10 char: GlnglgMntn
Bedrock type: Fine to conglomeratic graded greywacke, (Broadford Formation)

Glennagalliagh Mountain is the 743rd highest summit in Ireland. Glennagalliagh Mountain is the third highest point in county Clare.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Glennagalliagh Mountain in area Shannon, Ireland
Picture: Moylussa from Glennagalliagh
 
An easy hill to access
by wicklore  31 May 2010
There is a track at R6395472575 A to the south of Glennagalliagh on OS map 58. This track gives access right to the summit of Glennagalliagh, and is the vehicle route for the turf cutters referred to by paddyhillsbagger. It also gives access to quad bikes and their transport vehicles as they were much in evidence when I was there on Sunday. Low slung vehicles won’t enjoy this bumpy track, but for those with suitable cars there is space to park a little way along the track at a track junction. Beyond this junction only rugged vehicles will negotiate the bumps and dips of the track.
For the walker it’s about a 1.5 km walk up to the summit, going past the slightly lower summit a couple of hundred metres to the south of the main top. The turf cutting is spread over the whole summit area. There are wonderful views down into the valley to the east. The eye sweeps around the valley, taking in Ballykildea Mountain and the steep south slopes of Moylussa and Cragnamurragh. I think the wire fence around the summit could be electrified but I didn’t see a warning sign.

There is a wide track gouged out of the bog which leads from just below Glennagalliagh to the east up to the col between Moylussa and Cragnamurragh. You can see this track in the photo. It is only 1km up this track so it makes access to the higher hills very easy. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/632/comment/5847/
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Peat works! .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Glennagalliagh Mountain)
 
Climbed this late one evening in an aborted attem .. by gerloughnanne   (Show all for Glennagalliagh Mountain)
 
Short Walk .. by cuan   (Show all for Glennagalliagh Mountain)
 
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