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Mweelrea Mountains Area
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, MSW 
Highest place:
Mweelrea, 814m
Maximum height for area: 814 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 779 metres,

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Mweelrea Mountain Maol Réidh A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Maol Réidh [GE], 'bald hill with the smooth top') County Highpoint of Mayo, in County Highpoint, Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 814m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L78983 66810
Place visited by 774 members. Recently by: justynagru, doogleman, conororourke, Andy1287, John.geary, Patrickdoyle, groe, abcd, Grumbler, Mike-Mor, flynnke, IrishGirl2014, briankelly, itshimkeith, Roswayman
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Longitude: -9.830313, Latitude: 53.637241 , Easting: 78983, Northing: 266810 Prominence: 779m,  Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 478962 766828,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mwlr, 10 char: Mweelrea
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

Mweelrea is the highest mountain in Connacht.   Mweelrea is the highest mountain in the Mweelrea Mountains area and the 34th highest in Ireland. Mweelrea is the second most westerly summit in the Mweelrea Mountains area. Mweelrea is the highest point in county Mayo.

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murphysw - Mweelrea. One of the best pieces I hav .. by Bleck Cra   (Show all for Mweelrea)
 
Fantastic Views on a clear day. .. by Moneenman   (Show all for Mweelrea)
 
Can anyone fill me in...What's the coum called ab .. by dan bailey   (Show all for Mweelrea)
 
We had an easy walk to the summit from Ben Bury. .. by Geo   (Show all for Mweelrea)
 
Mighty dauntless
by YoungJohn  9 Aug 2018
Conquered yesterday 08.08.18. On my fourth attempt. Had to cancel previous attempts due to poor weather. My son and I parked at Delphi resort. Followed the yellow route to its end. Traversed rough grass with old forestry drains not helping. Scaled Mweelreas east spur. Found a couple of deep gullys hidden by the grass so be careful. We had a couple of showers but the day was good with good visibility. Mweelrea is a hard slog very steep and not for the faint hearted. Took us 7 hours in total from start to return along the same route. Scenery is spectacular and as fine as in the country. Use caution on this mountain. Well worth the visit and effort. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/34/comment/20007/
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