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Dublin/Wicklow Area   Wicklow Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 130, 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 378.6mDowns Hill 372mDunranhill 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 NW 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 725.5mDuff 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 657mMullaghcleevaun 849mMullaghcleevaun East Top 795mMuskeagh 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 684.8mWhite Hill 631.1m

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Sorrel Hill Mountain Wicklow County in Leinster Province, in Arderin List, Granite with microcline phenocrysts Bedrock

Height: 599.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56 Grid Reference: O04221 11887
Place visited by 394 members. Recently by: brendanjrehill, oreills8, Bissboy, ucampbell, Gergrylls, abcd, Grumbler, JohnA, Ulsterpooka, leonardt, Prendo, emermcloughlin, briankelly, IainT, strangeweaver
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Longitude: -6.443084, Latitude: 53.147589 , Easting: 304222, Northing: 211888 Prominence: 154.46m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 704147 711918,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SrlHl, 10 char: Sorel Hil
Bedrock type: Granite with microcline phenocrysts, (Type 2p microcline porphyritic)

Sorrel Hill is the 290th highest place in Ireland.

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Picture: Sunset over Sorrell Hill
 
murphysw on Sorrel Hill, 2005
by murphysw  19 Dec 2005
I caught this shot of the huge cairn at the summit of Sorrell Hill as the sun went down behind it. I would definitely recommend this summit as an excellent point for anybody interested in photographing the Wicklow Mountains. There are great views of Seefin, Kippure, Duff Hll, Mullaghcleevaun, Moanbane, and the Blessington Lakes Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/280/comment/2093/
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csd on Sorrel Hill, 2003
by csd  1 Jun 2003
It's only a 155 metre climb over a kilometre from the car park at 043 108 A to the top of Sorrel Hill. Photo shows the cairn at the top, which commands nice views of west Wicklow, Blessington Lakes, and the NW corder of the Wicklow Mountains in general. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/280/comment/524/
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Picture: View to the North on the ascent.
 
etrino on Sorrel Hill, 2010
by etrino  6 Jan 2010
We climbed this on New Year's Eve in the snow. It was as far into the Wicklow mountains as we dared venture because of the untreated icy roads. We ascended via the forest at Ballynatona to the North. Some of the children found it tough going with snow up to their waists in places, but it was very picturesque and our survival bags made great improvised sledges. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/280/comment/4333/
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Picture: Sorrel Hill viewed from Ballynatona
csd on Sorrel Hill, 2007
by csd  18 Jun 2007
An alternative route to Sorrel Hill is from Ballynatona to the north. There's space to park a car at the entrance to the forest track at O055 138 B, which you can follow to within about 600 metres laterally and 200m vertically of the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/280/comment/2745/
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gdempsey on Sorrel Hill, 2005
by gdempsey  26 Jul 2005
I've climbed this 3 or 4 times and it's a grand short hike with a good starting point at the car park at the shoulder approx 2km above Lackan village. Very good for beginners / no cliffs or promotories to worry about. Nice views of Blessington Lake etc. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/280/comment/1833/
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Picture: Blessington Lakes from Sorrell Hill
 
murphysw on Sorrel Hill, 2005
by murphysw  19 Dec 2005
To reach this I turned left of the R759 at the Ballysmuttan bridge and then took the next left and followed the ‘road’ until got to the car park at O045108 C. It’s a very easy walk, over good ground, from here to Sorrell’s strange lunar like summit, which is marked by a spectacular cairn which is out of all proportion to the mountains importance as a walker’s destination. Who actually goes to the trouble of putting these things here? Nonetheless it’s a climb well worth doing as you get a brilliant 360° panorama view of the northern end of the Wicklow Mountains, and over Blessington Lakes. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/280/comment/2092/
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