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Benlevy Hill Binn Shleibhe A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn Shleibhe [OSI], 'peak of the mountain/moorland') Galway County, in Carn List, Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic Bedrock

Height: 416m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: M05000 54900
Place visited by 53 members. Recently by: jawakow, ColinCallanan, Garmin, moggy40, moggy40t, Wilderness, quino70, markmjcampion, Eva-j, frankmc04, MichaelE, jimbloomer, feeneyp, ciarraioch, IncaHoots
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Longitude: -9.433549, Latitude: 53.535635 , Easting: 105000, Northing: 254900 Prominence: 352m,  Isolation: 4.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 504970 754921,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bnlvy, 10 char: Benlevy
Bedrock type: Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic, (Ben Levy Grit Formation)

Benlevy dominates the narrow neck of land between Lough Mask and Lough Corrib, on which Clonbur and Cong are situated. Walks: for a route to the summit from the SE, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 58-59.   Binn Shleibhe is the 869th highest place in Ireland. Binn Shleibhe is the second most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Partry/Joyce Country area.

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Benlevy (Mount Gable) on 24.02.2012 .. by FilHil   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
Mount Gable (Ben Levy on OSI Map) Did this wa .. by bruno   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Binn Shleibhe in area Partry/Joyce Country, Ireland
Picture: A shower approaches over Lough Corrib as seen from Benlevy
 
bruno on Binn Shleibhe, 2009
by bruno  31 Aug 2009
Tremendous views of Lough Mask and Lough Corrib- this is an ideal walk for beginners to hillwalking as it gives excellent panoramic views of lakes and surrounding Maamturk, Maamtrasna and Connemara mountains without too much effort. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/758/comment/4065/
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A walker friendly hill. .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
childs play .. by TadghKennedy   (Show all for Binn Shleibhe)
 
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