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Donalds Carn Hill Antrim County, in Binnion List, Olivine basalt lava Bedrock

Height: 141m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 9 Grid Reference: J48036 97150
Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: eamonoc, Fergalh, Wilderness, LorraineG60, MichaelG55, Ulsterpooka, AntrimRambler, sandman, Garmin, chalky, Harry Goodman, neelix_tdog, Peter Walker
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Longitude: -5.698818, Latitude: 54.800334 , Easting: 348036, Northing: 397150 Prominence: 126m,  Isolation: 3.3km
ITM: 747952 897139,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DnldCr, 10 char: DnldsCarn
Bedrock type: Olivine basalt lava, (Lower Basalt Formation)

Donalds Carn is the 1333th highest place in Ireland. Donalds Carn is the most easterly summit and also the second most southerly in the Antrim Hills area. It's also the second most easterly summit in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Donalds Carn in area Antrim Hills, Ireland
Picture: The summit, possibly...
 
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Short Summary created by Peter Walker  27 Jan 2014
There is precious little point in complicating Donalds Carn. Turn off the B90 north up Island Magee at (467971 A) up the Gransha Braes road. In about 800m (475972 B) you will meet a crossroads; go straight over it, and at the T-Junction at (479974 C) turn right.

Find somewhere to park close to the aerials conspicuous on the right hand side of the road after 300m or so, and then exercise your judgement by deciding which of various candidates on either side of the tarmac is the highest point. There's a chance it might be a patch of grass in the aerial's enclosure (which would be unfortunate, given that there's no obvious way in if the gate is shut), but it seems more likely to be one of the low embankments either side of two ditches running east from the road.

If you climb over the fence in this direction and wander down the field you'll eventually get a nice coastal view, but there's little else of interest hereabouts. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1357/comment/15601/
 
Just exactly where, or what, is Donald's Carn ? .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Donalds Carn)
 
Fine views across the Irish Sea .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Donalds Carn)
 
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