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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: 31, OSI/LPS Maps: 2, 3, 4, 6, 7
Highest place: Slieve Snaght, 615m Maximum height for area: 615 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 600 metres,
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Raghtin MoreMountainReachtain Mhór A name in Irish (Ir. Reachtain Mhór [OSI], 'big [obscure element]')DonegalCounty, in Arderin List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock
Height:502mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2&3Grid Reference: C33890 45576 Place visited by 98 members. Recently by: jimbloomer, whoRya, jmcunningham, muschi, scottwalker, Ulsterpooka, liz50, ckilm, Geo, millsd1, johncromie, Terry-Parker, Cobhclimber, Welder, lucia I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This mountain has a megalithic cairn and circles at the summit (Colhoun). It is known as Raghtin on the Buncrana side and as Coing (meaning 'roof beam') on the Urris side.
Raghtin More is the third highest mountain in the Inishowen area and the 525th highest in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/451/?PHPSESSID=ln153b13ubt9mb2p1d6o1ojh01