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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: 33, OSI/LPS Maps: 24, 25, 26, 27, 27A, 28, 28A, 28B, 31, 32
Highest place: Cornasaus, 339m Maximum height for area: 339 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 238 metres,
Slieve BawnHillSliabh Bána A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh Bána [logainm.ie], 'mountain of Badbgna')RoscommonCounty, in Binnion List, Blue-grey greywacke & black argillite Bedrock
Height:262mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 40Grid Reference: M95476 74312This place has been logged as visited by 36 members. Recently by: AntrimRambler, Garmin, DeltaP, Marybw, conormcbandon, Glanman2, eamonoc, chalky, jossarm, AdrianneB, Onzy, Fergalh, jlk, shanec, marymac I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
6km NW of Lanesborough. The name has nothing to do with bán, 'white'. Bána is the modern form of Badbgna, name of a Fir Bolg chieftain of this area. In clear conditions it is possible to see as far as Crough Patrick. There is also a fine view of the many islands on Lough Ree. Has been called Aghalard.
Slieve Bawn is the 1248th highest place in Ireland. Slieve Bawn is the second highest point in county Roscommon. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/991/?PHPSESSID=950o31huk2foneamto1h0anj75