Truskmore 647m mountain, Dartry Mountains Sligo Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Truskmore Mountain Trosc Mór A name in Irish
(Ir. Trosc Mór [OSI], 'big [obscure element]') County Highpoint of Sligo, in County Highpoint, Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Pale orthoquartzitic sandstone Bedrock

Height: 647m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 16 Grid Reference: G75899 47348
Place visited by 352 members. Recently by: Grumbler, nupat, ShayGlynn, deccarroll85, Owenmcd, Aongus, IrishGirl2014, slugtrail, johnmctighe, Atilla-the-Bun, Roswayman, Atlanticstar, bertandally, GoldCircle, denisdeasy
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Longitude: -8.371608, Latitude: 54.374217 , Easting: 175899, Northing: 347348 Prominence: 560m,  Isolation: 0.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 575855 847349,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Trskmr, 10 char: Truskmore
Bedrock type: Pale orthoquartzitic sandstone, (Glenade Sandstone Formation)

Truskmore is the highest mountain in the Dartry Mountains area and the 206th highest in Ireland. Truskmore is the highest point in county Sligo.

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North Sligo is certainly a very difficult place t .. by Dan   (Show all for Truskmore)
 
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Truskmore is in the middle of an area which appea .. by walker_hollick   (Show all for Truskmore)
 
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Picture: Tievebaun from under the cables
 
Eerie Noises And A Wild Landscape
by Aidy  28 Sep 2015
Went up on the RTE road, which made for an easy ascent, and there's no description of the route needed really. Amazing views on the way up over to Benwiskin and Annacoona Top, and then to Tievebaun, Gortnagara and across the Glenade Valley when at the top. The Darty Mountains really are a bit out of the ordinary. The top was also remarkable for the huge mast and its cables. There was a strong wind up there, and the noise was unearthly as it whistled and thrummed through them, with the constant hum from the equipment underneath. But the road up and all the technology couldn't subdue the real wildness of these mountains. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/201/comment/18333/
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