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Slieve Bloom Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 54 
Highest place:
Arderin, 527m
Maximum height for area: 527 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 420 metres,

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Arderin Mountain Ard Eireann A name in Irish
(Ir. Ard Éireann [logainm.ie], 'the height of Ireland' or 'Eriu’s
height')
County Highpoint of Laois & Offaly, in County Highpoint, Arderin Lists, Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone Bedrock

Height: 527m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 54 Grid Reference: S23244 98902
Place visited by 308 members. Recently by: conororourke, clacon, Aidy, Andy1287, dregish, IrishGirl2014, Grumbler, wallr, msammon, itshimkeith, Atilla-the-Bun, Roswayman, eugeneryan959, MichaelG55, High-King
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Longitude: -7.654224, Latitude: 53.040583 , Easting: 223244, Northing: 198902 Prominence: 420m,  Isolation: 1.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 623188 698935,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Ardrn, 10 char: Arderin
Bedrock type: Pale & red sandstone, grit & claystone, (Cadamstown Formation)

See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 221-25) for details of the festive assembly on 'Height Sunday' on Arderin.   Arderin is the highest mountain in the Slieve Bloom area and the 479th highest in Ireland. Arderin is the highest point in county Laois and also the highest in Offaly.

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Excel can bury a mind in minutes, and have it gon .. by dhmiriam   (Show all for Arderin)
 
Top of laois /Offaly .. by raygreene   (Show all for Arderin)
 
My Climb in Laois & Offaly 23-10-2016 .. by ShaunDunne   (Show all for Arderin)
 
Walk and a run
by Asho-and-Dave  3 Aug 2011
Climbed Arderin a few months ago with my younger daughter Gace and my son. Nice view from the top. Easy climb. Went again a few weeks ago for a jog. Really easy. Very enjoyable run.
Acess is alright. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/399/comment/6457/
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peaking atop the Glendine Pass .. by lightoffoot   (Show all for Arderin)
 
County boundary at car park .. by hazyview   (Show all for Arderin)
 
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