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Croaghgorm Far South-West Top Mountain Chruach Ghorm i bhfad siar ó dheas A name in Irish
also Lough Nacrow Mountain an extra name in English
Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Arderin Beg List, Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix Bedrock

Height: 561m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 11 Grid Reference: G93364 88650
Place visited by 27 members. Recently by: eoghancarton, wicklore, abcd, Wilderness, 40Shades, chalky, Fergalh, Lauranna, melohara, marymac, strangeweaver, hgboyle, William-J, dodser, Colin Murphy
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Longitude: -8.103824, Latitude: 54.745755 , Easting: 193364, Northing: 388650 Prominence: 22m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 593315 888641,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CrghFr, 10 char: CrghgrFrSt
Bedrock type: Quartz & feldspar pebbles, green matrix, (Lough Mourne Formation;)

Croaghgorm Far South-West Top is the 390th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Croaghgorm Far South-West Top in area Bluestack Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Sunshine at last!
 
Eventual Reward For A Soggy Walk
by Aidy  4 Nov 2016
I got a very wet, windy day for this one, as I walked it from the Reelan Valley via Croaghgorm and the South West Top. By the time I got to the higher ground on Croaghgorm I had climbed into the clouds that had been raining on me from the start. As often happens, the mist around me cleared in seconds on the South West Top, and the sun intermittently broke through angry looking skies to throw patches of light on the landscape. It was ample reward tor my earlier efforts and allowed me to stick to my theory that you rarely, if ever regret venturing out regardless of the weather.

Probably best done along with Croaghgorm and some or all of the other subsidiary tops. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1431/comment/18698/
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