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Slieveacarnane Hill Down County, in Binnion List, Sandstone Bedrock

Height: 296m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J15686 24255
Place visited by 17 members. Recently by: AntrimRambler, arderincorbett, BleckCra, LorraineG60, MichaelG55, Ulsterpooka, eamonoc, garrettd, Garmin, chalky, Peter Walker, muschi, sandman, Trailtrekker, Fergalh
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Longitude: -6.230047, Latitude: 54.154315 , Easting: 315686, Northing: 324255 Prominence: 117m,  Isolation: 4.6km
ITM: 715609 824260,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slv296, 10 char: Slvcrnn
Bedrock type: Sandstone, (Hawick Group)

Slieveacarnane is the 1059th highest place in Ireland. Slieveacarnane is the most westerly summit in the Mourne Mountains area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slieveacarnane in area Mourne Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Carlingford Lough from Slievecarnane
 
Easy half hour jaunt.
by garrettd  4 Sep 2014
Take the Chapel Hill Road out of Mayobridge, then a left after about 50m on the Mayo Road and follow to the crossroads. Go straight until a sharp left bend in the road with two farm gates on the right. The leftmost of these gates, at J163250 A is the start of a stone track that leads to the crest of the ridge, about 250m. From here, take the track on the right and where it forks (after 50m), go right until another gate is reached. Go through the gate and follow the track around a burnt area of gorse to another gate. The last 50m to the summit can be climbed without going beyond this last gate. There are extensive views of Carlingford Lough and the western Mournes. In the gap between Slievecarnane and Tamnaharry Hill (WNW) you can see an impressive standing stone. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1149/comment/17664/
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Easy to find from mayobridge
by Fergalh  19 Jul 2014
Take Chapel hill road out of Mayobridge, at first crossroads take right hand road (Tamnaharry hill road). At next crossroads turn right again at top park car (J16250 25021 B) Than follow stone track up hill and after a while veer to right along track through fields to the top of the mountain.

Always ask landowner permission to cross land, never ever damage fences and beware of livestock. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1149/comment/15867/
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by muschi  26 May 2014
Park at J16250 25021 B. Follow stone road up the hill. After about 300 mtrs take the first turning to the right, this track will take you almost to the summit. No access problems. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1149/comment/16073/
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