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West Connemara Area   S: Clifden Subarea
Place count in area: 4, OSI/LPS Maps: 37 
Highest place:
Tully Mountain, 356m
Maximum height for area: 356 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 331 metres,

Places in area West Connemara:
N: Cleggan:   Knockaunbaun 146mMaumfin 172m
N: Tully:   Tully Mountain 356m
S: Clifden:   Gortrumnagh 174m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Gortrumnagh Hill Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Psammitic pelitic & semi-pelitic schists Bedrock

Height: 174m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L62889 51651
Place visited by 15 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, Lauranna, conormcbandon, juliewoods, Fergalh, sandman, markwallace, eamonoc, paddyhillsbagger, Jamessheerin, chalky, poopoobasto, JohnAshton, liz50, garrettd
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Longitude: -10.066861, Latitude: 53.497166 , Easting: 62889, Northing: 251651 Prominence: 110m,  Isolation: 6.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 462869 751673,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Grtrmn, 10 char: Grtrmngh
Bedrock type: Psammitic pelitic & semi-pelitic schists, (Streamstown Schist Formation)

Gortrumnagh is the second highest hill in the West Connemara area and the 1435th highest in Ireland. Gortrumnagh is the most southerly summit in the West Connemara area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gortrumnagh  in area West  Connemara, Ireland
Picture: Quarry blocks way!
 
A better way?
by paddyhillsbagger  13 Mar 2016
I parked at L61729 51734 A and walked up muddy path to climb steep slope to the spine of Gortrumnagh. Trig visible in distance so proceeded towards it only to find a quarry has ripped out a large section! Made my way around the obstacle to reach summit and wonderful views. But there has to be a better way to the top! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1324/comment/18454/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gortrumnagh  in area West  Connemara, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
Drive or Walk
by sandman  22 May 2017
The gravel track at L6133851903 B will bring you up to the second quarry workings allowing you to park at L6213651955 C and enter the open hillside via a gate just inside the quarry to the left. No signs exist forbidding entry that is usually expected in an active quarry. Based on the machinery present this is not an every day working outfit . Although the summit has its trig an unusual cairn exists near by. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1324/comment/19519/
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