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West Clare Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 51, 52, 57, 58 
Highest place:
Slievecallan, 391m
Maximum height for area: 391 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 365 metres,

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Gleninagh Mountain Hill Clare County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, fossiliferous limestone with Davidsonia Bedrock

Height: 316.1m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 51 Grid Reference: M17900 09500
Place visited by 62 members. Recently by: therealcrow, jgfitz, ColinCallanan, GSheehy, Oileanach, trevorf, David-Guenot, Wildrover, markwallace, FrankMc1964, Wilderness, Damian120, deemango, nolanlyn, padstowe
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Longitude: -9.227281, Latitude: 53.129987 , Easting: 117900, Northing: 209500 Prominence: 133m,  Isolation: 5.8km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 517867 709531,   GPS IDs, 6 char: GlnnMn, 10 char: GlnnghMntn
Bedrock type: fossiliferous limestone with Davidsonia, (Aillwee Member (upper))

Gleninagh Mountain is the 1114th highest place in Ireland. Gleninagh Mountain is the second most northerly summit in the West Clare area.

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Edge of the World .. by Geansai   (Show all for Gleninagh Mountain)
 
Clints and Grikes - watch your footing .. by wicklore   (Show all for Gleninagh Mountain)
 
A fine loop walk .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Gleninagh Mountain)
 
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Picture: Looking down on the R477 Road
 
A sweeping vista of the Aran Islands, Fanore Beach and Galway Bay
by Damian120  10 Jul 2018
This hiking trail up over Gleninagh Mountain serves up a great example of the typical Burren limestone Karst, following traditional old and now disused green lane-ways. Elevated mountain paths form the initial part of the Blackhead Looped Hiking Trail taking in striking views of Fanore Beach and Gleninagh Mountain. It also features some towering and wonderful views of Galway Bay, the north Connemara shoreline and the Aran Islands and is also rich in the innumerable Burren wild flowers that scatter this unique environment. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1123/comment/19975/
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Fanore to Ballyvaughan off road. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Gleninagh Mountain)
 
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