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Leenaun Hill Mountain An Meall Dubh A name in Irish
(Ir. An Meall Dubh [TR*], 'black knoll') Galway County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Siltstone & sandstone Bedrock

Height: 618m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L87432 59343
Place visited by 221 members. Recently by: PaulaMc, padstowe, billh999, TommyV, Lauranna, Peter Walker, JimMc, PaulNolan, glenlecky, Aciddrinker, marymac, Cathal-Kelly, oldpragmatist, Garmin, IainT
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Longitude: -9.69999, Latitude: 53.572067 , Easting: 87432, Northing: 259343 Prominence: 363m,  Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 487406 759363,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LnnHl, 10 char: Lenaun Hil
Bedrock type: Siltstone & sandstone, (Lough Muck Formation)

Walks: see Paddy Dillon, Connemara, 80-85, for a route to the summit from Leenaun village. Sometimes called Bunnaviskaun.   Leenaun Hill is the 256th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/246/?PHPSESSID=tkdpppcd9vt7onsimoc04s9p01
COMMENTS for Leenaun Hill 1 of 1
Stunning Views over Leenaun and Killary Harbour .. by group   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Leenaun Hill in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: looking a bit S of E towards leenaun hill
 
From the top of The Col of Despondancy
by aburden  1 Mar 2011
Up the Col of Despondancy and turned East to follow hags to high point ( cairn ) in distance Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/246/comment/6255/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
A relatively easy walk without too many rocky sec .. by robhoward   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
Starting and ending at 615882 I, just a coup .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
3 of us climbed it from a point 1 mile from Leena .. by emaxwell   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
Leenaun Hill summit cairn .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Leenaun Hill)
 
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