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Inishowen Area   NW: Urris Subarea
Place count in area: 27, OSI/LPS Maps: 2, 3, 4, 6, 7 
Highest place:
Slieve Snaght, 614.6m
Maximum height for area: 614.6 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 600 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Dunaff Hill Hill Cnoc Dhún Damh A name in Irish poss. Ir. ‡Cnoc Dhún Damh [PDT], 'hill of Dún Damh or fort of
stags/oxen’
Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 230m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2,3 Grid Reference: C30900 48700
Place visited by 23 members. Recently by: Meenat, eamonoc, trostanite, finkey86, Fergalh, Lucky1, IainT, pearnett, chalky, gerrym, David-Guenot, mark-rdc, jmcg, Garmin, AntrimRambler
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Longitude: -7.514512, Latitude: 55.284228 , Easting: 230900, Northing: 448700 Prominence: 215m,  Isolation: 4.3km
ITM: 630842 948678,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DnfHl, 10 char: Dunaf Hil
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Dunaff Hill is the 1338th highest place in Ireland. Dunaff Hill is the second most westerly summit in the Inishowen area.

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New Comment: Dunaff is fenced OFF!
by ucampbell  8 Jul 2024
Dunaff
I was expecting a good late evening walk as I had gone up nearby Binnion yesterday and loved it. Using the last comment (Oct 2023) as parking and start directions I started up the hill via the beach. There is no gap in the fence and I struggled over the fence at a point with no Barbed wire. There is is still a very clear path up hill. There is now NO way over the Double barbed fence all along the cliff edge, I edged along the fence to try and access the hill and found one point I could have got between the fence and an Electric fence, I decided if whoever had put up all this fencing very recently was preventing walkers access I'd be better giving up, I returned to the car and tried to find a person to ask. As the previous comment had said he came down by the Masts I thought I might get information. I found a local who said Yes all the farmers had fenced off the Hill? He did say I might get access by the masts if I spoke to Patsy the good land owner, I might go back and try but am sincerely disappointed, this hill has no cattle or sheep on it's heights and I suspect very few walkers access it. Please advise if my information is wrong and there is another permissable access route. Una Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1021/comment/24233/
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Although listed by MV as Dunaff Hill this small h .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Dunaff Hill (Cnoc Dhún Damh))
 
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Between land and sea .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Dunaff Hill (Cnoc Dhún Damh))
 
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