Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any mountain area or any detail feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill or mountain
(none available)
Users Online:
Guests online: 61
Recent Contributions

Lake District: Scafell and Scafell Pike

Mountaineering Ireland consults on mountains

Castle Hill

Barnahowna: Fine-weather photo

Maumtrasna North-East Top: Worth a visit!

Torc Mountain W Top: Big brother ....

Crossderry: Summit No 2 of a fine ridge walk.

Caha Mountains: Tooreennamna

Mothaillín: Fabulous views to the west from the summit.

Cable Car to the Hellfire Club - 20/10

Mothaillín: Summit area as seen from Crossderry.

Hart Walk

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Nagles Mountains Area
Maximum height for area: 426.5 metres,   Summits in area: 9,   Maximum prominence for area: 293 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 80, 81 For all tops   Highest summit: Knocknaskagh, 426.5m
Rating graphic.
Seefin Hill Suí Finn A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Suí Finn [PDT], 'Fionn's seat') Cork County, in Carn List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 424m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 80 Grid Reference: W67893 94285 This summit has been logged as climbed by 25 members. Recently by: tommccarthy, caiomhin, conormcbandon, Bernieor, madfrankie, eamonoc, Cobhclimber, Dbosonnet, dusted, hivisibility, Bron, bsheils, thomas_g, petercrowley, sandman
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.469262, Latitude: 52.100053 , Easting: 167893, Northing: 94285 Prominence: 40m,   Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 567849 594342,   GPS IDs, 6 char: See424, 10 char: Seefin 424
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

The monument at the summit is known as Leacht. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 213-14) for details of the festive assembly (known as 'going up to Leacht') which took place on Seefin in mid-July.   Seefin is the second highest hill in the Nagles Mountains area and the 831st highest in Ireland. Seefin is the second most westerly summit in the Nagles Mountains area.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/721/
COMMENTS for Seefin 1 of 1
Another diversion , another summit. .. by group   (Show all for Seefin)
Listen out!! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Seefin)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Seefin in area Nagles Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The summit Cairn from the west
jackill on Seefin, 2007
by jackill  4 Sep 2007
After Knocknaskagh we approached Seefin by turning off the main forestry road at W68227 94566 up a narrow but passable track through pine forest.
We arrived at a large summit cairn that from some angles resembles a wizards hat.
Because the forest surrounds this cairn the views are quite limited.
Coming down from the summit turn north at W67715 94363 to get back on the main forestry track. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/721/comment/2812/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
Good forest tracks to Wizards Hat .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Seefin)
(End of comment section for Seefin.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
"ASTER+": Hillshade and Contours
Courtesy of Tiles GIScience Research Group @ Heidelberg University More detail here