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Cronamuck Hill Cruach na mBoc A name in Irish
Donegal County, in Carn List, Main granite (adamellite) Bedrock

Height: 444m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: H01153 91858
Place visited by 10 members. Recently by: Aidy, Fergalh, mark-rdc, Garmin, osullivanm, simon3, Brambler, jmcg, murphysw, Lucky1
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Longitude: -7.982867, Latitude: 54.774615 , Easting: 201153, Northing: 391858 Prominence: 89m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 601102 891848,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crnmck, 10 char: Cronamuck
Bedrock type: Main granite (adamellite), (Barnesmore Granite, G2 variety)

Cronamuck is the 688th highest place in Ireland.

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Granite knob at the end of a ridge. .. by group   (Show all for Cronamuck)
 
Walked from Barnesmore Gap to Commeen and Cronamu .. by murphysw   (Show all for Cronamuck)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cronamuck in area Bluestack Mountains, Ireland
Picture: South over Meenanea, Croaghanirwore & Croaghnageer
 
Exhausting, But Worth It
by Aidy  13 Apr 2015
Cronamuck was my third peak of this walk, having started north of Lough Eske, and already taken in Croaghbarnes and Meenanea. I am constantly amazed at the length of some of the walks undertaken by members here, but I can only judge my efforts by my own standards, and I found this walk very tiring over difficult ground. But, the stage from Meenanea to Cronamuck was probably the easiest part of the walk, and the extra distance was so short, it would have been inconceivable not to do it. Especially since I'd failed to reach Cronamuck on a previous attempt from the north. As Simon had predicted in his Short Summary, the rivers on that approach had proved impassable after a period of heavy rains. Those same rivers now viewed from the summit, provided some of the best views, along with the many other surrounding peaks. It had been a thoroughly enjoyable walk, but it was hard going on the way back. I avoided the ascent and descent of Croaghbarnes on the return leg, staying on low ground on its southern side, but this was probably equally hard - boggy, with tussocky grass. As usual, when I got back to the car, I was exhausted but very happy. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/638/comment/17929/
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