Cookies. This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. Cookies help us provide a better service to you. They are used to track general user traffic information and to help the website function properly.

Click to hide this notice for 30 days.
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos


Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

An Buaicín: Mighty views

New book from John G O'Dwyer

Sgurr an Fheadain: Fairy Mountain

Coastal Hills: 35 added for Kerry

Cuilcagh: Route from South

Sumitteering Brandon Peak via Brandon on a hard day.

Loughsalt Mountain: A popular attraction for quite a long time

Great views and a great name for your first summit after surgery

Cuilcagh: The Roof of the Border

Too beautiful for words...

An Cnoc Maol Mór: Easy summit overlooking Dingle

Only did it to log it - and it nearly did me!

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk.
See the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Rating graphic.
Croaghavehy Hill Donegal County, in no lists, Flaggy quartzite and dark schist Bedrock

Height: 372m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 10 Grid Reference: G68472 87102
Place visited by 8 members. Recently by: Fergalh, Peter Walker, sandman, chalky, Garmin, Jamessheerin, Harry Goodman, juliewoods
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.490163, Latitude: 54.730903 , Easting: 168472, Northing: 387102 Prominence: 99m,  Isolation: 2.4km
ITM: 568428 887093,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crghvh, 10 char: Crghvhy
Bedrock type: Flaggy quartzite and dark schist, (Slieve League Formation)


Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1079/
COMMENTS for Croaghavehy 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Croaghavehy in area Donegal SW, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
 
What a Difference.
by sandman  29 Mar 2016
What a difference, two years ago this hill was the 900th highest on the MV list but now is outside the top 1000th. Parking in the Glengesh viewpoint G6882085959 A and walking back up to where the fence runs uphill this will take you up quickly to the summit area. You can return by way of accent or choose as i did to continue on to Glengesh Hill. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1079/comment/18476/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Croaghavehy.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 1100+ Visitors per day, 2100 Summiteers, 1300 Contributors.