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Maumtrasna North-East Top Mountain Mám Trasna barr soir ó thuaidh A name in Irish
Mayo County, in no lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 572m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: L98763 65873
Place visited by 11 members. Recently by: paulbrown, simon3, Onzy, chalky, melohara, Lauranna, Wilderness, bryanmccabe, tphase, PeteBog, Jamessheerin
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Longitude: -9.531138, Latitude: 53.633023 , Easting: 98763, Northing: 265873 Prominence: 14m,  Isolation: 1.7km
ITM: 498735 765892,   GPS IDs, 6 char: MmtrNr, 10 char: MmtrsnNrth
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

Maumtrasna North-East Top is the 356th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Maumtrasna North-East Top in area Partry/Joyce Country, Ireland
Picture: Summit area with cliff.
 
Ridge bump with extreme cliff.
Short Summary created by simon3, bryanmccabe,  10 Aug 2018
Maumtrasna NE top, approximately 2km NE of Maumtrasna, is worth a visit in its own right. The most direct access is via the steep ridge up to nearby spot height 542. One possible starting point is near the bridge at M031643 A, follow the road in the direction of Loch na Deirce Bige (Lough Dirkbeg). The road deteriorates into a series of rocky access tracks to former turf banks. Find one that brings you as close to the base of the ridge as possible, before branching off and ascending steeply. Or, instead of ascending steeply, head to the north side of the ridge on a mostly grassy slope. Continue on this until the cliffs on the north side of the ridge peter out and then head for the summit,

Maumtrasna NE top can be included as part of a long circuit taking in Barnahowna, with fabulous views of Lough Glenawough en route. The wooded hillside on the north side of Abhainn Bhrain and views of Lough Mask to the east are also noteworthy. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1418/comment/18046/
 
Small top, big drop. .. by simon3   (Show all for Maumtrasna North-East Top)
 
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