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Ballykildea Mountain Hill Sliabh Bhaile Mhic Giolla Dé A name in Irish
Clare County, in Carn List, Greywacke sandstone Bedrock

Height: 412m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 58 Grid Reference: R66162 73726 This summit has been logged as climbed by 31 members. Recently by: maike, mountainmike, sandman, hivisibility, Cobhclimber, simoburn, eamonoc, Fergalh, DaveClinton, Moneenman, frankmc04, melohara, Geo, millsd1, conormcbandon
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Longitude: -8.502583, Latitude: 52.813801 , Easting: 166162, Northing: 173726 Prominence: 67m,   Isolation: 2.5km
ITM: 566119 673765,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BlykMn, 10 char: BlykldMntn
Bedrock type: Greywacke sandstone, (Broadford Formation)

Ballykildea Mountain is the 887th highest summit in Ireland.

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Picture: Ballykildea View.
 
simon3 on Ballykildea Mountain, 2009
by simon3  21 Oct 2009
The views from Ballykildea include the Slieve Bernagh ridge and the continuation of the whole horseshoe to Glennagalliagh. The east end of the ridge, with Moylussa, is shown on the skyline in the picture.

One way of getting to the summit is to start from the Ballycuggaran wood R688760 A. Work your way around the tracks. Some of these are shown, sort of, on the 1:50k map. There is also a map displayed at the entrance to the park. Google Earth has as of 2009 useful photos of the tracks. You need to get to R65837434 B (whitish widened area on the road in the picture) from where there is a ride south from the road to the heathery uncairned summit dome. If you are also ascending Moylussa, the ride north will take you in the right direction. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/774/comment/4220/
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Keeper Hill keeps a watchful eye .. by csd   (Show all for Ballykildea Mountain)
 
For a quick up and down. .. by sandman   (Show all for Ballykildea Mountain)
 
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