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Moylussa Mountain County Highpoint of Clare, in County Highpoint, Arderin Lists, Fine & some coarser greywacke Bedrock

Height: 531.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 58 Grid Reference: R64844 75928
Place visited by 291 members. Recently by: Turlo143, Aidy, Andy1287, Patrickdoyle, Grumbler, IrishGirl2014, Atilla-the-Bun, Roswayman, magnumpig, eanna81, Derek90, High-King, tagoona, Niamhq, Marty_47
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Longitude: -8.522358, Latitude: 52.833506 , Easting: 164845, Northing: 175928 Prominence: 501.64m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 564802 675967,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Myls, 10 char: Moylussa
Bedrock type: Fine & some coarser greywacke, (Slieve Bernagh Formation)

Two tops of same height, the second at R651755. This is the highest point in Co. Clare.   Moylussa is the third highest mountain in the Shannon area and the 466th highest in Ireland. Moylussa is the highest point in county Clare.

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. Re aidand's comments on highest point in Clare .. by Jim Sheehan   (Show all for Moylussa)
 
Moylussa's summit is a dump. It’s also very soggy .. by murphysw   (Show all for Moylussa)
 
This picture sums up Moylussa. This is a boggy pa .. by murphysw   (Show all for Moylussa)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Moylussa in area Shannon, Ireland
Picture: Lough Derg on route to Moylussa
 
Last CHP of 2015
by paddyobpc  24 Jan 2017
Walk Date: 06 Sep 2015. Our last CHP of the year was Moylussa in Clare and again it was Rachel, Dillon(dillonkdy) and myself on the walk. Blessed again with good weather the views of Lough Derg as we climbed above it were magnificent. The route we took was mostly a forest road except a bit of open mountain at the end. The top near the summit is very boggy and this was in early September so I expect it would be worse in the winter. We climbed over 460m to the top over a distance of 10 Km in about 3 hours. This wrapped up the CHP challenge for 2015, See Dillon’s (dillonkdy) full story of his County High Point Challenge at https://dillons32chpchallenge.github.io/progress/index.html We also found Kieron Gribbon's High Point Ireland website (www.highpointireland.com) to be a useful source of information for our 32 County High Points challenge. Definitely worth checking out if you're planning to do any of the High Point challenges. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/390/comment/18808/
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Wet and windy CHP .. by ewen   (Show all for Moylussa)
 
Clare's CHP .. by TommyV   (Show all for Moylussa)
 
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