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West Connemara Area , S: Clifden Subarea
Feature count in area: 4, all in Galway, OSI/LPS Maps: 37
Highest Place: Tully Mountain 356m

Starting Places (15) in area West Connemara:
Bridge St Clifden, Bundouglas Bay, Cleggan House, Coorhoor Lough North, Gortdrummagh West, Letterfrack Lodge, Lough Natawny, Lough Tanny, Omey Strand, Owen na Baunoge River, Ross Beach, Ross Point, Skeaghatimull, Sky Road, Tievegarriff

Summits & other features in area West Connemara:
N: Cleggan: Knockaunbaun 146m, Maumfin 172m
N: Tully: Tully Mountain 356m
S: Clifden: Gortrumnagh 174m

Note: this list of places may include island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Gortrumnagh, 174m Hill
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, Galway County in Connacht province, in Binnion Lists, Gortrumnagh is the second highest hill in the West Connemara area and the 1440th highest in Ireland. Gortrumnagh is the most southerly summit in the West Connemara area.
Grid Reference L62889 51651, OS 1:50k mapsheet 37
Place visited by: 18 members, recently by: DeirdreM, bryanmccabe, chelman7, markmjcampion, Lauranna, conormcbandon, juliewoods, Fergalh, sandman, markwallace, eamonoc, paddyhillsbagger, Jamessheerin, chalky, poopoobasto
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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
Bedrock type: Psammitic pelitic & semi-pelitic schists, (Streamstown Schist Formation)

  Short or GPS IDs, 6 char: Grtrmn, 10 char: Grtrmngh

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Picture: Quarry blocks way!
A better way?
by paddyhillsbagger 13 Mar 2016
I parked at Sky Rd (L61729 51734) 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:
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Picture: Summit Area.
Drive or Walk
by sandman 31 Oct 2022
The gravel track at A (L61338 51903) will bring you up to the second quarry workings allowing you to park at G'Drum W (L62136 51955) 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:
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