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Scraigs Hill An Screig Mhór A name in Irish
Donegal County, in Carn List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 426m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: B93400 01400
Place visited by 14 members. Recently by: shaunkelly, Aidy, chalky, Fergalh, Garmin, juliewoods, Jamessheerin, Brambler, ahendroff, Harry Goodman, corrynor, gerrym, hgboyle, aoifeboyce
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Longitude: -8.103558, Latitude: 54.860285 , Easting: 193400, Northing: 401400 Prominence: 231m,  Isolation: 4.5km
ITM: 593351 901388,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Scrgs, 10 char: Scraigs
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Scraigs is the 817th highest place in Ireland. Scraigs is the second most northerly summit in the Bluestack Mountains area.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/708/?PHPSESSID=04iq8e045cvvckcir5r0p96j17
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Scraigs in area Bluestack Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Looking across L Finn to Scraigs.
 
A majestic little top.
Short Summary created by Harry Goodman,  15 Aug 2012
From Fintown take the minor road B929025 A and go S to B9283600584 B where off-road parking for one car is available on the left in front of a derelict building. Follow the fence line up NNE to it's crest at B9293801146 C. Cross the fence and go NE up the broad ridge by either crossing the various rocky crags or by weaving in and around them to gain the summit marked by a cairn atop a rocky upcrop. There are splendid views N to the Derryveagh and Glendowan Mts. and S to the Bluestacks. While route finding on Scraigs would not normally be a problem, care should be taken in misty conditions as the many craggy tops and bumps of the ridge could cause some navigating problems for the unwary and it is important to ensure that a walker does not wander off to the N side of the hill faced as it is by cliffs falling almost vertically down to L Finn. A short walk of 2.3k up and back. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/708/comment/5467/
 
Walkers Welcome! .. by gerrym   (Show all for Scraigs)
 
Salvaging Something From A Bad Day .. by Aidy   (Show all for Scraigs)
 
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