Slievebawn 524.8m mountain, Blackstairs Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Detail Map Features
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
(none available)
Recent Contributions

Camaderry South East Top: Glenealo Valley and Miners Village

Camaderry South East Top: Glendalough Upper Lake

Seefin: "Megalithic Fallout Shelter"

Skregmore: Incidental summit in the Reeks

Near Slieve Foye North-West Top, Cooley/Gullion (Ireland)

Cnoc an Bhráca: The last hurrah of the high Reeks

Wicklow: Cullentragh Mountain

Tievnabinnia: Bulky Sheeffrys summit

Maumtrasna: A steep-sided fortress in the West

A Postcard from the Edge

Corn Hill: New Pathway around the Summit

Kells Mountain East Top: Great hike up Kells East

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions.
General information about the site is here.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see conditions.
Credits and list definitions are listed here Credits
Video display
Blackstairs Mountains Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 
Highest place:
Mount Leinster, 794.4m
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
Rating graphic.
Slievebawn Mountain Sliabh Bán A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh Bán [OS 6], 'white mountain') Carlow County, in Arderin List, Dark blue-grey slate, phyllite & schist Bedrock

Height: 524.8m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S80637 54812
Place visited by 139 members. Recently by: magnumpig, FrankMc1964, eoghancarton, TommyMc, nolanlyn, jasonmc, Bunsen7, ilenia, PaulNolan, David-Guenot, NualaMc, maryt, Barry28213, guestuser, peterturner
I have visited this place: YES (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.809604, Latitude: 52.638933 , Easting: 280637, Northing: 154813 Prominence: 89.7m,  Isolation: 3km
ITM: 680568 654856,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvbwn, 10 char: Slievebawn
Bedrock type: Dark blue-grey slate, phyllite & schist, (Maulin Formation)

Cairn on summit. This is an outlier Mount Leinster lying completely in Co. Carlow. Note that there is another hill of this name S of Blackstairs Mountain, though it is spelt Slievebaun in English.   Slievebawn is the 491st highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/412/?PHPSESSID=m26dn3ipq60kjju6var0vvq9v6
COMMENTS for Slievebawn 1 2 Next page >>
Easy stroll to the top and back. .. by group   (Show all for Slievebawn)
 
This is very easy...we did it as the sun was sett .. by motherofdivineja   (Show all for Slievebawn)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slievebawn in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
 
mneary34 on Slievebawn, 2004
by mneary34  29 Nov 2004
This is a view of Slievebawn from near the top of Mount Leinster.The walk from The Nine Stones is from the right of the ridge in the photo. The flat terrain of south Leinster province can be seen in the distance. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/412/comment/1349/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Slievebawn is a very short stroll up from the car .. by csd   (Show all for Slievebawn)
 
Does this qualify as the easiest summit in Irelan .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Slievebawn)
 
After returning to the car park from Mt. Leinster .. by murphysw   (Show all for Slievebawn)
 
COMMENTS for Slievebawn 1 2 Next page >>
(End of comment section for Slievebawn.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 11 Million Visitors Per Year. 1300 Contributors.