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Croaghacullion Hill Cruach an Chuilinn A name in Irish
(Ir. Cruach an Chuilinn [OSI], 'stack of the holly') Donegal County, in Binnion List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 374m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10 Grid Reference: G57047 86982 This summit has been logged as climbed by 10 members. Recently by: sandman, Aidy, chalky, juliewoods, Jamessheerin, Brambler, johnnyphil, shaygo, gerrym, three5four0
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.667474, Latitude: 54.728979 , Easting: 157047, Northing: 386982 Prominence: 239m,   Isolation: 3.3km
ITM: 557006 886973,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crg374, 10 char: Crghcln374
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Croaghacullion is the 1003th highest summit in Ireland.

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Another Fine day in Glencolmcille, is there any o .. by three5four0   (Show all for Croaghacullion)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Croaghacullion in area Donegal SW, Ireland
Picture: Slieve League and Dartry Mountains, near the top.
 
Could Be Combined With Other Local Walks
by Aidy  14 Jun 2015
We spent a couple of days in Glencolmcille, doing two walks, one with the family part of the way on the Tower Loop, up to the lookout Tower, then on to Sturrall Head. On the second day I went on my own up to Croaghacullion, starting out at the Church of Ireland church, and initially taking the waymarked loop walk route counterclockwise. The track can be followed to the prominent communications mast, where I headed off to the right/east across open bog. It was then just a question of ascending increasingly high little summits until the top was reached. The ground was very dry in the conditions I had, but it looked like this route could be a real quagmire after a wet period. After initial heather covered ground, and a good view stretches of peat hags, the terrain became increasingly eroded, exposing large areas of bare peat, and stony areas where the bedrock came to the surface. Views were great all the way up, out to sea past Glencolmcille, down to Port, over to Slieve League and beyond to the Dartry Mountains. There were also several picturesque loughs near the summit. If I was only there for one day however, I would try to combine this summit with a longer walk that stretches over to the lookout tower and Sturrall Head on the coast. Sturrall Head in particular was spectacular, and probably better than any view from Croaghacullion itself. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/873/comment/18122/
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