Mweelrea 814m mountain, Mweelrea Mountains Mayo Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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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
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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 35th highest in Ireland. Mweelrea is the highest point in county Mayo.

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weedavie on Mweelrea, 2003
by weedavie  24 Feb 2003
A tremendous circuit from South of Doo Lough to the Delphi adventure circuit. As usual Ireland suprises you with high level bogs between the summits. I haven't seen it mentioned but I think you'd have to be careful in mist going South and east from the summit. The hill encourages you to trend off to the west and there's one point you could end on the wrong ridge. Basically you should stick to the corrie rim. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/34/comment/338/
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