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Cooley/Gullion Area   Cooley Mountains Subarea
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The Foxes Rock Hill Louth County, in Carn List, Undifferentiated, or layered gabbro 1-4 Bedrock

Height: 404m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 36 Grid Reference: J14019 13862 This summit has been logged as climbed by 143 members. Recently by: geohappy, DelStewart, stevebullers, bryanmccabe, stang, hivisibility, bryanjbarry, sandman1, nioclas, liz50, chalky, scapania, maike, thomas_g, eamonoc
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Longitude: -6.259464, Latitude: 54.061362 , Easting: 314019, Northing: 313862 Prominence: 47m,   Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 713943 813870,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ThFxsR, 10 char: ThFxsRck
Bedrock type: Undifferentiated, or layered gabbro 1-4, (Layered Gabbro)

The Foxes Rock is the 919th highest summit in Ireland.

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I climbed The Foxes Rock along with The Ravens Ro .. by dr_banuska   (Show all for The Foxes Rock)
 
Leaving Carrickrawor (see for previous stage of w .. by eflanaga   (Show all for The Foxes Rock)
 
I parked near the Windy Gap at J13162 13624  .. by csd   (Show all for The Foxes Rock)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain The Foxes Rock in area Cooley/Gullion, Ireland
Picture: Slievenaglogh seen from the slopes of Foxes Rock
 
pdtempan on The Foxes Rock, 2009
by pdtempan  3 Jun 2009
I tackled Foxes Rock and Ravens Rock on a warm Saturday in May as part of trip by bike and on foot. I had climbed Slieve Foye and Clermont Carn before, so this was a mopping-up operation to bag the minor peaks in the range. Setting out from Newry Station, I took the road along the canal and then Newry River as far as Cornamucklagh, where I branched off on the high road through Bavan and Tullaghomeath, up to the Windy Gap or Bearnas Bó Cuailnge and locked my bike near the Long Woman's Grave, just south of the gap. It wasn't long before I was enjoying my lunch on Foxes Rock with a magnificent view across Carlingford Lough towards Warrenpoint and Rostrevor. I chatted to another walker, who also happened to have started by pedal power. He'd cycled out from Dundalk to Ballymakellett and was heading back via Carnawaddy. I left Foxes Rock, heading for Ravens Rock. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/808/comment/3803/
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Small top on an interesting ridge .. by paulocon   (Show all for The Foxes Rock)
 
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