Gortrumnagh 174m hill, Twelve Bens Ireland at MountainViews.ie
Cookies. This website uses cookies, which are small text files that the website puts on your computer to facilitate operation. Cookies help us provide a better service to you. They are used to track general user traffic information and to help the website function properly.

Click to hide this notice for 30 days.
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos

Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Aghla Beg: The Aghlas Circuit

Camenabologue SE Top: Never again

Waterfalls Galore

Tinahealy Circuit

Lost GPS

Tonduff East Top: My final Local 100

Tonduff East Top: Climbing east top in isolation

Crotlieve

Croghan Hill

Table Mountain West Top: Bird's eye view

Tonduff East Top: Dull top with panoramic views

Table Mountain West Top: Unremarkable top with fine views.

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk.
See the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Rating graphic.
Gortrumnagh Hill Galway County, in Binnion List, Psammitic pelitic & semi-pelitic schists Bedrock

Height: 174m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L62889 51651
Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: conormcbandon, juliewoods, Fergalh, sandman, markwallace, eamonoc, paddyhillsbagger, Jamessheerin, chalky, poopoobasto, JohnAshton, liz50, garrettd
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

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 1431th highest place in Ireland. Gortrumnagh is the second most westerly summit in the Twelve Bens area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1324/
COMMENTS for Gortrumnagh 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
A better way? .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Gortrumnagh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Gortrumnagh in area Twelve Bens, 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/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
(End of comment section for Gortrumnagh.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1300 Contributors.