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Keenaght Area
Maximum height for area: 399 metres,   Summits in area: 5,   Maximum prominence for area: 270 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 4, 7, 8 For all tops   Highest summit: Donald's Hill, 399m
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Loughermore Hill Luachair Mhór A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Luachair Mhór [PDT], 'big rushy area') Derry County, in Binnion List, Psammite & semipellite Bedrock

Height: 396m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 7 Grid Reference: C58900 15700 This summit has been logged as climbed by 22 members. Recently by: sperrinlad, Claybird007, jimmyread, dr_banuska, chalky, killyman1, muschi, sandman, Welder, AntrimRambler, Garmin, mark-rdc, Peter Walker, trudger, cerosti
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.080753, Latitude: 54.985307 , Easting: 258900, Northing: 415700 Prominence: 270m,   Isolation: 8.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 658836 915685,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Lghrmr, 10 char: Lghrmr
Bedrock type: Psammite & semipellite, (Claudy Formation)

Loughermore is the second highest hill in the Keenaght area and the 962nd highest in Ireland. Loughermore is the most southerly summit in the Keenaght area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Loughermore in area Keenaght, Ireland
Picture: Loughermore from the south
 
A pleasant walk.
Short Summary created by Harry Goodman,  5 Nov 2011
Start car park C584 126 A. Walk NE and turn left onto the Slaghtmanus Rd. At C583 129 B go right up forest track. At C583 137 C keep to the main track left across a small bridge. Where 4 tracks meet C583 140 D keep right and go up the hillside. At reference point C585142 E there are alternative routes to the top. Route 1: Veer left and go due N along the main track for about 1k to C586 150 F. Turn right and follow the track for 400m up to a junction C589 152 G. Turn left and follow track up to trig. pillar and top. Route 2: From C585 142 continue straight ahead on a good track which then becomes a long, grassy, spongy, ride for some 500m, before once again becoming a forest track which is followed up to the trig pillar and top. The high point lies a few metres to the left (W) of the pillar. In very wet weather the best option is to follow Route 1. Return by way of ascent or combine both routes for a little variety. From the top the views N to Inishowen and then around E to Binevanagh and S to Benbradagh and the main Sperrin Ridge make the walk up well worthwhile. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/845/comment/5604/
 
A worthwhile diversion .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Loughermore)
 
Forest hill .. by Welder   (Show all for Loughermore)
 
With a dreicht day in the offing, a short walk wi .. by three5four0   (Show all for Loughermore)
 
Timber! .. by Peter Walker   (Show all for Loughermore)
 
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