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Dublin/Wicklow Area   Wicklow Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 129, OSI/LPS Maps: 28B, 49, 50, 55, 56, 61, 62, AWW 
Highest place:
Lugnaquilla, 925m
Maximum height for area: 925 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 905 metres,

Places in area Dublin/Wicklow:
Ballinacorbeg 336mBallinastraw 284mBallycurry 301mBallyguile Hill 188mBallyhook Hill 288mBray Head Hill 240mCarrickgollogan 276mCarrigeen Hill 298mCarrigoona Commons East 242mCloghnagaune 385mCorballis Hill 258mCupidstown Hill 378.6mDunranhill 342mEagle Hill 296mKilleagh 249mKilliney Hill 153.5mKilmichael Hill 267mKilnamanagh Hill 217mKnockannavea 400.8mKnockree 342mMount Kennedy 365.9mSlieveroe 332mWestaston Hill 270m
Dublin Mountains:   Corrig Mountain 617.1mGlendoo Mountain 586mKippure 757mKnocknagun 555mMountpelier Hill 383mPrince William's Seat 555mSaggart Hill 396.9mSeahan 647.3mSeefin 620.6mSeefingan 722.9mTibradden Mountain 467mTwo Rock Mountain 536m
Wicklow Mountains:   Annagh Hill 454mBallinacor Mountain 531mBallinafunshoge 480mBallineddan Mountain 652mBallycumber Hill 431mBallycurragh Hill 536mBallyteige 447mBaltinglass Hill 382mBarranisky 280mBenleagh 689mBlack Hill 602.2mBrockagh Mountain 557mBrockagh Mountain North-West Top 548mBrockagh Mountain SE Top 470mCamaderry Mountain 698.6mCamaderry South East Top 677.3mCamenabologue 758mCamenabologue SE Top 663mCarrick Mountain 381mCarrickashane Mountain 508mCarrig Mountain 571mCarrigleitrim 408mCarriglineen Mountain 455mCarrignagunneen 561mCarrigshouk 572.5mCarrigvore 682mChurch Mountain 544mCloghernagh 800mCollon Hill 238mConavalla 734mCorriebracks 531mCorrigasleggaun 794mCroaghanmoira 664mCroaghanmoira North Top 575mCroghan Kinsella 606mCroghan Kinsella East Top 562.1mCullentragh Mountain 510mCushbawn 400mDerrybawn Mountain 474mDjouce 725mDuff Hill 720mFair Mountain 571.2mFananierin 426mGravale 718mGreat Sugar Loaf 501mKanturk 523mKeadeen Mountain 653mKirikee Mountain 474mKnocknacloghoge 534mLakeen 357mLittle Sugar Loaf 342mLobawn 636mLugduff 652mLugduff SE Top 637mLuggala 595mLugnagun 446.2mLugnaquilla 925mMaulin 570mMoanbane 703mMoneyteige North 427mMullacor 661mMullaghcleevaun 849mMullaghcleevaun East Top 790mMuskeagh Hill 397mPreban Hill 389mRobber's Pass Hill 508.9mScarr 641mScarr North-West Top 561mSeskin 344mSilsean 698mSleamaine 430mSlieve Maan 547.8mSlieve Maan North Top 546.1mSlievecorragh 418mSlievefoore 414mSlievemaan 759mSorrel Hill 599.5mSpinans Hill 409mSpinans Hill SE Top 400mStoney Top 714mStookeen 420mSugarloaf 552mTable Mountain 701.7mTable Mountain West Top 563mTinoran Hill 312mTomaneena 682.4mTonduff 642mTonduff East Top 593mTonelagee 817mTonelagee NE Top 668mTonlagee South-East Top 546mTrooperstown Hill 430mWar Hill 686mWhite Hill 630.9m

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Mullaghcleevaun Mountain Mullach Cliabháin A name in Irish
(Ir. Mullach Cliabháin [logainm.ie], 'summit of the cradle/basket') Wicklow County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Granite with microcline phenocrysts Bedrock

Height: 849m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56 Grid Reference: O06763 07049
Place visited by 737 members. Recently by: ewen, jasonmc, JimMc, mickdylan, Cmore_2, Hill-Billy1602, Garmin, PaulNolan, oakesave, trekker, oliveroconnor, PeakPaul, DeltaP, Dean, sammullangalvin
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Longitude: -6.406724, Latitude: 53.103626 , Easting: 306763, Northing: 207049 Prominence: 374m,  Isolation: 1.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 706688 707081,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mlghcl, 10 char: Mlghclvn
Bedrock type: Granite with microcline phenocrysts, (Type 2p microcline porphyritic)

Joyce says it is named after a cradle-like depression near the top, presumably the one occupied by Cleevaun Lough.   Mullaghcleevaun is the second highest mountain in the Dublin/Wicklow area and the 20th highest in Ireland. Mullaghcleevaun is the second highest point in county Wicklow.

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walker_hollick on Mullaghcleevaun, 2006
by walker_hollick  22 Aug 2006
Climbed this from the north last weekend. Started off from carpark between Black and Sorrel Hills (O045 109 A). Walked via minor road to forest entrance next to Ballylow bridge (O060 130 B).
The road walk is surprisingly pleasant. From here simply follow the forest track to its end, then
climb across moorland to Duff Hill, from here across to Mullaghcleevaun, and than back to car park via Black Hill. This is perhaps not as scenic as the main routes, and needs good visibility in place. However it is not too wet, there are few eroded paths and overall it is a good alternative
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Picture: The Lakes
 
dmcdevitt on Mullaghcleevaun, 2006
by dmcdevitt  16 Sep 2006
This 5 hour loop hike started on at Glenmacnass River car park on the Military road on probably the last good weekend of the year (Sept). We walked approx 1KM and took a left at the big rock, beside the road, You'll know the one that I mean, Next headed for Carrigshouk where this mountain gives you a good break in for start of the journey. From the Top headed back down to a bog track which follows the forest to the base of Mull East Top, From this point we struggled up to the top (Heath and heather is tough going at this time of year).. On the top lunch, Where there were also quite a few other walkers and then on to the summit of Mull. The descent back was via Barnacullian. This stretch is very boggy and care has to be taken as I disappeared a few times. The army chopper was on exercise and made an entertaining display as it flew pass. From the Barnacullian mountain take a left and descend along the river back to the car park.. Over all a very enjoying hike except for the sun burn!!! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/20/comment/2493/
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Picture: The An Óige memorial on the summit of Mullaghcleevaun
cormacg on Mullaghcleevaun, 2009
by cormacg  12 Jul 2009
In perpetual memory of three Wicklow hikers who loved these hills so well. Peter Purfield,
Joseph O'Gorman, Matthew Porter. Drowned at Clogher Head July 17th 1945. R.I.P. Erected by fellow hostellers of An Óige 1945 Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/20/comment/3912/
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Cleevaun Lough
by darrenf  14 Jun 2010
I decided to head for Mullaghcleevaun last Monday and make the most of the fine weather while it lasted. I parked the car at the Sorrel Hill/Blessington viewpoint and headed off up Black Hill. It should be noted here that if you are heading to this carpark from Sally Gap that numerous sections of the back roads are closed. In around Ballysmuttan bridge in particular is practically inaccessible due to collapsed bridge on the road. The result is a detour through Kilbride and back around Sorrel Hill. Its worth noting as it may add up to 30mins to your journey, perhaps approaching from Blessington or the N81 should be considered.

There were plenty of families and young children enjoying the challenge that black hill offers with a number of people enjoying picnics on top. From black hill I headed straight for Mullaghcllevan ignoring all tracks and marked ways. I must admit after a weekend of bounding around the wicklow hills I did find the last pull up Mullaghcleevaun hard on the tired legs but i was most definitely worth it. I enjoyed a good 15mins on top before i was forced to share the views with a walking group travelling across from east top. A brief lunch stop over looking the lough was in order. I continued on to east top and dropped down from here to the lake edge. A very quick dip of the feet brought a spring back to my step....!! Continued around Mullaghcleevaun and contoured back to black hill. Straightforward descent to car park from here. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/20/comment/3801/
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Typical Wicklow beauty
by geohappy  27 Jun 2014
On 22 June did the Mullaghcleevaun circuit from Ballynultagh Car Park (Sorrel Hill) to Sally Gap (used the very good East West Mapping West Wicklow map - no GPS - see Track 2293 for details). Black Hill straightforward, road and well used path. Continuing down then up to Mull, patchy paths/tracks in tough bog terrain, made easy by the recent dry spell (would be difficult in wet conditions). At approx. O 051 073 C a dark sloping peat track skirts to the north of peat hag terrain and enters a cutaway drainage system along which 1-2 paths take you to the start of the steep ascent. After that, the flat top with spectacular views (short detour north to look at Cleevaun Lough corrie) stretches east to Stony Hill (or Mull. East), a walk across exposed bog - again fine after the dry spell but still soggy. The rest of the walk, talking in Duffy Hill, Gravale and Carrigvoher is more bog with heather, fraochain etc which is made easier if you keep a sharp look out for the subtle path that runs along most of the route. A great walk typical of Wicklow summits! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/20/comment/17516/
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Picture: Bare hillside
Where's all the heather gone?
by Colin Murphy  26 Jul 2015
Part of the slopes of Mullaghcleevaun and its East Top feature large areas of exposed peat which are almost devoid of plant life. These can be very soft in wet weather and care should be taken crossing them, unless you want to sink to your waist! The one featured in the shot is about 500m wide. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/20/comment/18211/
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