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Eagle Mountain Mountain Sliabh an Iolair A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh an Iolair [PNNI], 'mountain of the eagle') Down County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 638m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J24492 22977
Place visited by 317 members. Recently by: Pikes, Fenton, Andy1287, abcd, Grumbler, nupat, schwann10, eoghancarton, briankelly, LorraineG60, Val Jones, arderincorbett, jamesmforrest, MichaelG55, David-Guenot
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Longitude: -6.095881, Latitude: 54.140775 , Easting: 324492, Northing: 322977 Prominence: 263m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 724412 822982,   GPS IDs, 6 char: EglMnt, 10 char: EglMntn
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

The approach from Attical gives you a view of the spectacular Great Gully. The eastern slopes are dotted with quarries.   Eagle Mountain is the 222nd highest place in Ireland.

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by Rob_Lee  12 Jul 2013
If you don't mind some fairly steep assents and a little bit of bog then a handy way up Eagle Mountain and Shanlieve is to follow the line of Batt's Wall from a forest track on Rostrevor road J216 237 A. This was the quickest and most straight forward route I could find and took 2 hours 40 minutes, giving me the rest of the day to do some of the higher peaks to the west Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/217/comment/15035/
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