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Urris Hills Hill Cnoic Iorrais A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoic Iorrais [OSI], 'hills of the peninsula') Donegal County, in Carn List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 417m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 7 Grid Reference: C30682 41861 This summit has been logged as climbed by 59 members. Recently by: newpark-cc, jlk, sperrinlad, guestuser, AntrimRambler, trostanite, fpd, windy, Terry-Parker, kenmoore, chalky, pmeldrum, Summ1t, melohara, donegalrambler
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Longitude: -7.518685, Latitude: 55.222816 , Easting: 230682, Northing: 441861 Prominence: 167m,   Isolation: 1km
ITM: 630624 941840,   GPS IDs, 6 char: UrsHls, 10 char: Uris Hils
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Urris Hills is the 863rd highest summit in Ireland.

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The Road to Raghtin .. by jlk   (Show all for Urris Hills)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Urris Hills in area Inishowen, Ireland
NICKY on Urris Hills, 2008
by NICKY  20 Feb 2008
From Croaghcarrragh (C316428 A) all you do is simply follow the path over to the Urris Hills. This is a pleasant stroll with a few ups and downs with no difficulty. From the Urris keep following the path over the rest of the ridge. If you lose the path at any point the ground is not too difficult. Please make sure you follow the ridge right to the end. If you come down too early you will give yourself a harder descent with awkward fences and difficult ground. As you start to descend you should see Crummie's Bay straight ahead of you. As you keep going you should aim to come down in-line with the right hand side of the beach. If you have taken the correct path you should come to the beach through a large gap in the fence. Then simply walk over the beach to the path on the left hand side just past the two streams which come down to meet the sea and follow it up to the layby. All in all it is an excellent walk in which you climb every metre of the hills and have a very rewarding descent!! (Although the photo isn't great it shows the exact line of your descent and you should be able to make out the rest of your route from it when you set it as a background or make it bigger) Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/752/comment/2971/
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A Video Preview .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Urris Hills)
Approaching Urris Hills top you will see these tw .. by simon3   (Show all for Urris Hills)
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