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Donegal NW Area   Loughsalt Hills Subarea
Place count in area: 66, OSI/LPS Maps: 1, 10, 11, 2, 6 
Highest place:
Errigal, 751m
Maximum height for area: 751 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 688 metres,

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Croaghmore Hill Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 278m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2 Grid Reference: C14300 31500
Place visited by 10 members. Recently by: jackill, Fergalh, NICKY, Peter Walker, AntrimRambler, Garmin, chalky, David-Guenot, Harry Goodman, Terry-Parker
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Longitude: -7.776613, Latitude: 55.130496 , Easting: 214300, Northing: 431500 Prominence: 119m,  Isolation: 5.1km
ITM: 614246 931482,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crg278, 10 char: Croaghm278
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Croaghmore is the 1202th highest place in Ireland.

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Follow this place's comments Picture about mountain Croaghmore  in area Donegal NW, Ireland
Picture: Approaching Croaghmore along the access track.
Pleasant stroll to a fine view point.
Short Summary created by Harry Goodman  30 May 2014
Perhaps the shortest and most direct approach is from the road going E out of Glenn village near Carrigart. Park off this road at a minor road on the right C1398630677 A. Continue E along the main road for a further 300 metres to a good stone track on the left C1431330592 B. Follow it directly towards the hill ignoring any branches off on either side. Where it ends C1433131242 C continue up more steeply over good peaty ground, with the grip eased in places by a scattering of rough stones, to gain the high point C1436731548 D. Return by way of ascent, a round trip of 2.5km. In addition to the route described an examination of OSi Sheet 2 will show that this hill is in fact crossed by numerous tracks giving the walker various options for an approach. Views from the top are extensive. NW are the sand dunes around Downings backed by Melmore Head, while to the W are the high tops of the Derryveagh range. To the NE over Mulroy Bay are Dunaff Head , Raghtin More and the Urris Hills among others. Linkback:
Save it for a sunny day to enjoy the views !! .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Croaghmore )
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