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West Clare Area
Maximum height for area: 391 metres,   Summits in area: 14,   Maximum prominence for area: 365 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 51, 52, 57, 58 For all tops   Highest summit: Slievecallan, 391m
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Slievecarran Hill Sliabh Cairn A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Cairn [logainm.ie], 'mountain of the cairn') Clare County, in Binnion List, Nodular & crinoidal limestone with chert Bedrock

Height: 326m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 52 Grid Reference: M32478 05443 This summit has been logged as climbed by 65 members. Recently by: hivisibility, lw24, cravaxe, Buny Clare, murney, omurchu, Miranda, breandandalton, curus_lulus, kaygeebee, TommyV, Caithniadh, chalky, keithd, SFlaherty
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Longitude: -9.008682, Latitude: 53.095585 , Easting: 132478, Northing: 205443 Prominence: 211m,   Isolation: 3.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 532442 705475,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvcrn, 10 char: Slvcrn
Bedrock type: Nodular & crinoidal limestone with chert, (Ballyelly Member)

There is a substantial cairn on the summit named Carnbower.   Slievecarran is the third highest hill in the West Clare area and the 1095th highest in Ireland.

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COMMENTS for Slievecarran 1 of 1
Karst cliffs and flowers .. by group   (Show all for Slievecarran)
 
Turlough Hill loop walk .. by fkaatje   (Show all for Slievecarran)
 
Slievecarran .. by scapania   (Show all for Slievecarran)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slievecarran in area West Clare, Ireland
Picture: Mountain Avens
 
Mountain Avens for Scapania
by paddyhillsbagger  24 May 2010
Having got Wood Anemone mixed up with my Mountain Avens, I eventually came across the real Mountain Avens on the hills of Burren. Many thanks to Scapania for putting me right! I did find more of the Avens on Abby Hill rather than Slievecarran but its about on both. Also came across the Spring Gentian as described on above comment so no need for the guide book. A delightful hill with stunning views in the glorious sunshine. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/927/comment/5822/
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Annual christmas walk .. by kaygeebee   (Show all for Slievecarran)
 
The Rocky trail .. by Buny Clare   (Show all for Slievecarran)
 
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