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Suggested Walks Starting on the detail map above. Hopefully useful.
Important Note: Walks presented here are members shared tracks shown in the hope that they may be useful to you but with no guarantee. You need to determine whether any given track is appropriate for you and your party as per these conditions.
Place count in area: 58, OSI/LPS Maps: 22, 23, 24, 30, 31
Highest place: Nephin, 806m Maximum height for area: 806 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 778 metres,
TawnaghmoreHillAn Tamhnach Mhór A name in Irish (Ir. An Tamhnach Mhór [logainm.ie], 'the big field')MayoCounty, in Binnion List, Monotonous massive to banded psammites. Bedrock
Height:340mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23Grid Reference: F95964 39539This place has been logged as visited by 6 members. Recently by: sandman, Garmin, chalky, FilHil, Geansai, IncaHoots I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Tawnaghmore appears to be identical with Thauney, one of the peaks mentioned by Máire MacNeill, which is visited on Garland Sunday by the children of Belderg. Berries are gathered, and if the berries are plentiful, it is said that the crops will be good [MacNeill, 189]. Walks: for a cliff-top route from Porturlin to Belderg, passing near Tawnaghmore, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 78-79.
Tawnaghmore is the 968th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/910/