Slieve Beg 595.9m mountain, Mourne Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Slieve Beg Mountain Sliabh Beag A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Beag [PNNI], 'little mountain') Down County, in Arderin List, Granite granophyre Bedrock

Height: 595.9m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J34046 27603
Place visited by 355 members. Recently by: Andy1287, Liamob, abcd, Grumbler, Donard850, Djouce, leonardt, briankelly, seamaspeineas, Harry-Badger, Lauranna, paulbrown, Jim Sheehan, p_treanor, arderincorbett
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Longitude: -5.947707, Latitude: 54.179924 , Easting: 334047, Northing: 327604 Prominence: 40.87m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 733966 827609,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvBg, 10 char: Slieve Beg
Bedrock type: Granite granophyre, (Mourne Mountains granite)

The most notable feature of Slieve Beg is the scree-run known as the Devil's Coachroad which dissects its eastern flank.   Slieve Beg is the 299th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/297/
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Will I? Won't I?............. Standing below the .. by tsunami   (Show all for Slieve Beg)
 
Like many of the Mournes, Slieve Beg when viewed .. by mneary34   (Show all for Slieve Beg)
 
There is good rock-climbing to be had on the gran .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Slieve Beg)
 
At the top of the Devils Coachroad on Slieve Beg .. by LuisGarcia#10   (Show all for Slieve Beg)
 
Approached from Cove Mountain, Slieve Beg is a qu .. by csd   (Show all for Slieve Beg)
 
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Picture: A different view of the Devil's Coachroad
 
Stared down the Devil's Coachroad and decided he can have it
by PinkyFloyd  16 Sep 2018
I know that people scramble up the Devil's Coachroad though the mechanics of actually getting up the top part elude me. Braver men than I! Standing on top of Beg, looking down the massive gulley is sure to make your heart beat a little faster. Great views of the gulley are afforded on either side of it, though care and common sense are required. Getting to Beg can be hard (Lamagan > Cove > Beg) or easy (Trassey > Hares Gap > Brandy Pad). Totally worth it however you get there. Wonderful views and that gulley is a heart stopper. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/297/comment/20068/
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