Lyracappul 825.3m mountain, Galty Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
Recent Contributions

Near Slieve Foye North-West Top, Cooley/Gullion (Ireland)

Tievnabinnia: Bulky Sheeffrys summit

Maumtrasna: A steep-sided fortress in the West

Corn Hill: New Pathway around the Summit

Kells Mountain East Top: Great hike up Kells East

Wicklow: Cullentragh Mountain

Whiddy Island: Short island visit.

A Postcard from the Edge

Vinegar Hill: Steeped in history.

Tully Mountain: A gem on the fringes of Connemara.

Croagh Patrick & Lugnademon

Truskmore: Sligo CHP and don't forget about Leitrim.

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Rating graphic.
Lyracappul Mountain Ladhar an Chapaill A name in Irish
(Ir. Ladhar an Chapaill [OSI], 'fork/confluence of the horse') Limerick County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone Bedrock

Height: 825.3m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R84561 23177
Place visited by 323 members. Recently by: Daingean, CaminoPat, Patbrdrck, sharonburns, jamesmforrest, armitageshanks, amgall, sammullangalvin, geohappy, FrankMc1964, Toolio, sadhbh201, Dbosonnet, Chance, annieipa
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -8.227349, Latitude: 52.360412 , Easting: 184562, Northing: 123177 Prominence: 100m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 584514 623228,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Lyrcpl, 10 char: Lyracappul
Bedrock type: Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone, (Galtymore Formation)

This peak may be named after the channels on its north-western slopes. The glen here is named Lyraveg Glen.   Lyracappul is the second highest mountain in the Galty Mountains area and the 30th highest in Ireland. Lyracappul is the second highest point in county Limerick.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/29/?PHPSESSID=3fpqum76eq21f0rfd544tobrp5
COMMENTS for Lyracappul << Prev page 1 2
A tough climb! I climbed this hill as part in the .. by sinbadw   (Show all for Lyracappul)
 
What a beautiful mountain. started on the Anglesb .. by willfogarty   (Show all for Lyracappul)
 
truly a challenge worth taking .. by YoungJohn   (Show all for Lyracappul)
 
Walked it in heavy mist on Sun 29-3-09. Snow stil .. by incawest   (Show all for Lyracappul)
 
oldsoldier on Lyracappul, 2009
by oldsoldier  7 Jul 2009
Note for Simon3,
sorry simon but that is a photo of Temple hill, with a very large cairn Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/29/comment/3911/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
COMMENTS for Lyracappul << Prev page 1 2
(End of comment section for Lyracappul.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1300 Contributors.