Croaghaun SW Top 664m mountain, Achill/Corraun Achill Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Croaghaun SW TopMountainAchill IslandIslandFor origin of name, see Croaghaun.MayoCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Quartz pebble conglomerate and schists Bedrock
Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:664mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 22/30Grid Reference: F55361 05842 Place visited by 226 members. Recently by: John.geary, dunnejohn, Grumbler, GSheehy, Mike-Mor, Roswayman, finkey86, bergman, gernee, Pinger, arderincorbett, LordKelvin88, jamesmforrest, tsheehy, hak493r Island visited by 421 members. I have visited this place: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)I have visited Achill Island: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This is a lower top just 600m W of Croaghaun itself. A little caution is required on the summit in poor visibility due to the precipice to the N. Offshore winds, which can blow walks towards or even over the cliffs, are not unknown here.
Croaghaun SW Top is the third highest mountain in the Achill/Corraun area and the 171st highest in Ireland. Croaghaun SW Top is the second most westerly summit in the Achill/Corraun area. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/166/