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

Height: 618m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L87432 59343
Place visited by 274 members. Recently by: tryfan, pcoleman, a3642278, derekfanning, Ianhhill, nickywood, mrfleetfoot, philmchale, Frankierooney, david bourke, deirdremaryann, hivisibility, abcd, garv60, wicklore
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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.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/246/
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Stunning Views over Leenaun and Killary Harbour .. by group   (Show all for Leenaun Hill (An Meall Dubh))
 
Landowner sign " No Hillwalkers allowed " .. by Rossie73   (Show all for Leenaun Hill (An Meall Dubh))
 
A relatively easy walk without too many rocky sec .. by robhoward   (Show all for Leenaun Hill (An Meall Dubh))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Leenaun Hill (<i>An Meall Dubh</i>) in area Maamturks, Ireland
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From the top of The Col of Despondency
by aburden  8 Jan 2022
Up the Col of Despondency and turned East to follow hags to high point ( cairn ) in distance Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/246/comment/6255/
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Starting and ending at 615882 I, just a coup .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Leenaun Hill (An Meall Dubh))
 
3 of us climbed it from a point 1 mile from Leena .. by emaxwell   (Show all for Leenaun Hill (An Meall Dubh))
 
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