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Dartry Mountains Area   NE: Arroo Keeloges Subarea
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Arroo Mountain Mountain Sliabh Aradh A name in Irish Ir. Sliabh Áradh [logainm.ie], 'ladder-mountain’ or ‘mountain of the
slope’
Leitrim County in Connacht Province, in Arderin List, Dark fine-grained cherty limestone Bedrock

Height: 523m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 16 Grid Reference: G83304 52068
Place visited by 96 members. Recently by: AlanReid, TommyV, markwallace, Hyperstorm, Jimmy600leavey, srr45, wintersmick, annem, TommyMc, markmjcampion, Haulie, paulbrown, DSutherland, eoghancarton, ilenia
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Longitude: -8.257933, Latitude: 54.416951 , Easting: 183304, Northing: 352068 Prominence: 436m,  Isolation: 2.8km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 583258 852072,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ArMntn, 10 char: ArMntn
Bedrock type: Dark fine-grained cherty limestone, (Dartry Limestone Formation)

Arroo is a townland in Rossinver parish, barony of Rosclogher. The name may be derived from Ir. áradh, ‘ladder’. Alternatively, it may be related to Welsh arro, ‘bank’. Either way, the name seems to refer to the steep slopes of Arroo Mountain which rise from the shore of Lough Melvin.   Arroo Mountain is the 499th highest place in Ireland. Arroo Mountain is the most northerly summit in the Dartry Mountains area.

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An unexpected treat .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Arroo Mountain (Sliabh Aradh))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Arroo Mountain (<i>Sliabh Aradh</i>) in area Dartry Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The cliff face on the north side
 
Up up and Arroo
by TommyV  3 May 2022
Approached Arroo from the East side as mentioned by others. This allows for an unrestricted approach and somewhat gentle climb to the summit. As this approach starts from about 250 metres height, you are basically shaving off half the height to be climbed. Lovely views over Lough Melvin. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/407/comment/23508/
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