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Cooley Mountains Area   S: Cooley South Subarea
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 29, 36 
Highest place:
Slieve Foye, 589m
Maximum height for area: 589 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 494 metres,

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The Eagles Rock Mountain Louth County in Leinster Province, in Arderin Beg List, Undifferentiated, or layered gabbro 1-4 Bedrock

Height: 528m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29&36A Grid Reference: J15880 13182
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Longitude: -6.231633, Latitude: 54.054945 , Easting: 315880, Northing: 313182 Prominence: 29m,  Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 715782 813201,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ThEgls, 10 char: ThEglsRck
Bedrock type: Undifferentiated, or layered gabbro 1-4, (Layered Gabbro)

The Eagles Rock is the third highest mountain in the Cooley Mountains area and the 477th highest in Ireland. The Eagles Rock is the third highest point in county Louth.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain The Eagles Rock  in area Cooley Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Eagles Rock from the Slieve Foye approach
 
A short but sweet scramble
by IainT  16 Aug 2017
One of the few Irish summits that needs the use of hands by the easiest route. Those happy with exposure can get a good airy scramble (grade 2, pushing 3 maybe), by slanting left up an obvious ramp from the col with the main ridge of Slieve Foye. Step off the top of a huge flake and up lovely rough slabs above. Don't fall off! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1461/comment/19687/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain The Eagles Rock  in area Cooley Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Looking back to Eagle's Rock while heading to Slieve Foye.
Slippery when wet!
by hivisibility  16 Dec 2015
I took this snap looking back at Eagle's Rock while heading towards Slieve Foye's NW top. Om approaching from Raven's Rock summit you descend from the Eagle down the small cleft you can see towards the right of the rock formation. If you want to claim the summit a bit of a scramble is involved to attain the peak, but care should be taken if the surface is wet or there are strong winds to counter, as there's enough of a drop to cause damage. By taking your time you should be ok. Marvellous views to be had from the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1461/comment/18408/
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