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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: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 26, 27, 27A
Highest place: Cuilcagh, 665m Maximum height for area: 665 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 570 metres,
The PlaybankMountainalso The Playground or Slievenakilla an extra name in English LeitrimCounty, in Arderin List, Cyclothemic sandstone, siltstone, coal Bedrock
Height:542mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 26Grid Reference: H03328 25835This place has been logged as visited by 50 members. Recently by: supersullivan, Iamcan, melohara, eamonoc, PeakPaul, Lauranna, jlk, Cobhclimber, Wilderness, Ulsterpooka, FilHil, Garmin, ckilm, CaptainVertigo, David-Guenot I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Also known as The Playground [OS ½] or Slievenakilla. The name The Playbank relates to the festive assembly held on the mountain on the last Sunday of July, at which sports and dancing took place (Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 181-82). Also called Carrignahasta.
The Playbank is the 438th highest place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/370/?PHPSESSID=6ali6l3vlp5v3ejdhbt23ohvb3