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Mullaghmeen Hill Mullach Mín A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach Mín [logainm.ie], 'smooth summit') County Highpoint of Westmeath, in County Highpoint, Binnion Lists, Undifferentiated limestone Bedrock

Height: 258m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 41 Grid Reference: N46924 79379
Place visited by 238 members. Recently by: therealcrow, PaulaMelvin, rollingwave, Sigrun, BathQueen, Bunsen7, NickDown, flynnke, hak493r, wallr, jillsteer, gaelbrad, Oileanach, clacon, Jerpoint23
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Longitude: -7.289195, Latitude: 53.762078 , Easting: 246924, Northing: 279379 Prominence: 146m,  Isolation: 3.3km
ITM: 646868 779397,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghmn, 10 char: Mulaghmen
Bedrock type: Undifferentiated limestone, (Visean Limestones (undifferentiated))

Mullaghmeen is the highest point in Co. Westmeath but, at 261m, it has the distinction of being the lowest of all the county tops in Ireland. A walk to its summit is described in Paul Clements' book The Height of Nonsense (147-53). The hill also gives name to the townland (par. Foyran) in which it is located.   Mullaghmeen is the 1262th highest place in Ireland. Mullaghmeen is the highest point in county Westmeath.

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Forest Walk .. by scarecrow   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
My Climb 02-01-2017 .. by ShaunDunne   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
- Nice Forest Walk .. by paddyobpc   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Serenity. .. by Dessie1   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
Setanta Orienteers have a full map of the forestr .. by skippy   (Show all for Mullaghmeen)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Mullaghmeen in area North Midlands, Ireland
Picture: The remains of a summit cairn with Lough Sheelin just visible in distance
 
A walk in the woods
by Colin Murphy  30 May 2016
Followed jackill's route through the forest. Car to car it took us 90 minutes, although we did go astray for a while so I reckon you can do this in 70 minutes. It's a pleasant walk stroll through mature evergreens, with very little in the way of steep climbing - you could easily do it in trainers. Save it for a sunny Sunday afternoon. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1050/comment/18548/
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